Darvish 2 Hitless Innings In Cubs Spring Training DebutIf Yu Darvish was tipping his pitches in the World Series last year, he seems to have fixed it.
Levine: Kyle Hendricks Honored To Be Tabbed As Cubs' No. 2 Starter"If that is happening, that means the goals I have set for myself are coming true," Hendricks says.
Cubs' Theo Epstein On Gun Laws: 'Tremendous Disparity' In Public Opinion, Behavior Of Elected Officials"To explain and overcome that divide, it takes a lot of people speaking out," Epstein says.
Cubs' Theo Epstein Views Ian Happ As Prime Candidate To Make 'The Leap' This Year"He had a great offseason reshaping his body," Epstein says.
Cubs Reveal Rotation Order: Lester, Hendricks, Darvish, Quintana, ChatwoodThe Cubs' high-profile free-agent acquisition, Darvish will serve as the team's No. 3 starter.
Levine: Arrow Pointing Up For Cubs' Kyle Schwarber After Body TransformationSchwarber lost around 25 pounds this offseason in his quest to rebound from a poor 2017.
Cubs' Joe Maddon, A 'Second Amendment Guy,' On Gun Control: 'What Civilization Doesn't Protect Their Children?'"We need to talk to both sides and listen to everybody," Maddon says.
Cubs Name Jon Lester Their Opening Day StarterThis will be Lester's third start in the past four years on Opening Day for the Cubs.
Kyle Hendricks Enjoys Passing Down Pitching Knowledge To Cubs TeammatesJon Lester and John Lackey have served as mentors for Hendricks, who's now trying to be a teacher himself.
Cubs GM Jed Hoyer Explains Why Spring Training Success Is Often Misguided"We do not make good decisions down here as an industry," Hoyer says of being at spring training.
Cubs GM Jed Hoyer: 'We Have To Speed The Game Up For The Next Generation'MLB has implemented new restrictions to mound visits designed at speeding up its pace of play.
Levine: Albert Almora 'Would Love Opportunity' To Be Cubs' Lead-Off ManThe Cubs don't have a traditional lead-off man, but they have plenty of options.
Cubs Fans Test Their Pitching Arms At Free-Ticket CompetitionSome flame-throwing fans scored big, others not so much. WBBM Newsradio's Steve Miller was there.
Levine: Javier Baez Primed To Be Cubs' Primary Second BasemanJoe Maddon has been stressing the need for Baez to organize his hitting zone, then let his talents shine from there.
Levine: Anthony Rizzo Embraces Leadership Role With Cubs"I want to bring that energy that needs to be brought every day," Rizzo says.
Bernstein: Many MLB Veterans UnwantedBaseball is increasingly a younger man’s game, and teams would rather pay for what someone else might do than for what you already may have done.
Baffoe: Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Not Channeling Grief Into PoliticsIn the aftermath of a mass shooting at his high school, Rizzo has a waiting audience if he wants to be more outspoken.
Bernstein: MLB Pace-Of-Play Moves Still Treating SymptomsLimiting mound visits is fine but also not at all the source of the problem.
Joe Maddon's Newest Slogan For Cubs: 'Everybody In'"I want them to be concerned on a daily basis about their enthusiasm and energy," Maddon says.
Levine: Tom Ricketts Excited By Cubs' Offseason Moves, 2018 Outlook"Everyone is in a good place," Ricketts says. "Everyone is hungry."
MLB Imposes Stricter Mound Limits, Defers On Pitch ClocksThe new rules include a general limit of six mound visits per nine-inning game without a pitching change.
Levine: Cubs' Anthony Rizzo 'Proud' Of Parkland Community In Wake Of TragedySeventeen people were killed in a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last week.
Anthony Rizzo: Visiting Parkland After Shooting 'Hardest Thing I Ever Had To Do'"I'm really proud of how everyone's coming together," Rizzo says.
Levine: After 'Very Tough' 2017, Cubs' Addison Russell Looks For Bounce-Back Season"I really think this is his year to blossom," manager Joe Maddon says of Russell.
Levine: Cubs' Jon Lester Ready To Roll, Even If He's Annoyed By Possible Pace-Of-Play Rule ChangesLester called the possible limit on mound visits and a pitch clock a "terrible idea."
Cubs Sign Reliever Shae Simmons, Place Pitcher Drew Smyly On 60-Day DLSigned by the Cubs this offseason, Smyly is still recovering from Tommy John surgery.
Cubs' Anthony Rizzo On School Shooting: 'Something Has To Change'Rizzo was emotional as he recalled the Parkland, Fla. area's influence on his upbringing.
Cubs' Joe Maddon On Florida School Shooting: 'Doesn't Make Any Sense' That A Semi-Automatic Rifle Is In Anyone's HandsAnthony Rizzo has left Cubs camp after a shooting at his high school in Parkland, Florida left 17 dead Wednesday.
Levine: Cubs Rotation Has Potential To Be Best In MLB"We have five guys who can win every day," Jose Quintana says.
Anthony Rizzo Leaves Spring Training For Florida After Mass Shooting At Alma MaterSeventeen people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday.