Cubs all smiles with Anthony Rizzo leading off

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CHICAGO - The self-proclaimed greatest leadoff hitter of all-time is making the Cubs smile again.

Anthony Rizzo has reached base safely all five times he's led off since being moved to the top spot in the batting order.

For a team that's struggled to stay above the .500 mark a year after winning the World Series, it's a much-needed lift on the field and in the clubhouse.