Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: A Letter By Kris Bryant From Iowa

Bryant will be toiling in Iowa for several weeks until the big city beckons.

CBS Chicago–8 hours ago

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Finally, We Can Move On From Kris Bryant’s Service Time Debate

Let’s create a structure that incentivizes teams playing young talent earlier.

CBS Chicago–10 hours ago

Ernie Banks in 2007. (Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Cubs To Pay Tribute To Ernie Banks On Opening Night

They won’t play two, but the Cubs will pay tribute to the late Hall of Famer Ernie Banks on Opening Night, covering the entire bleacher section with photos of “Mr. Cub.”

CBS Chicago–11 hours ago

Phil Coke. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Cubs Add Left-Hander Phil Coke To Bullpen

Coke has a career 4.16 ERA.

CBS Chicago–23 hours ago

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Getty Images)

Kyle Hendricks’ Shutout Streak Ends, But Cubs Top Giants

Hendricks gave up his first runs against big league batters this spring after extending his scoreless streak to 12 innings.

CBS Chicago–23 hours ago

Chicago White Sox

Pitching, Power Hitting Help Indians Overpower White Sox, 4-1

Trevor Bauer struck out seven, working solidly into the seventh inning.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu, center. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Chicago Baseball Over/Unders

How many homers is Jose Abreu hitting this season?

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

Cubs third baseman prospect Kris Bryant. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

MLBPA Calls Cubs’ Decision On Kris Bryant A ‘Bad Day For Baseball’

Bryant starting at Triple-A Iowa isn’t sitting well with the players union.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

Kris Bryant. (Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Theo Epstein On Kris Bryant Call-Up: ‘Sooner Than Later’

Bryant will begin the season at Triple-A Iowa after a tremendous Cactus League campaign.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

Javier Baez. (Getty Images)

Levine: Theo Epstein, Joe Maddon Finally Agree On Javier Baez

“In a healthy organization, there should be different opinions expressed,” Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

Javier Baez. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Javier Baez, Kris Bryant, Addison Russell Sent Down By Cubs

None of the heralded youngsters will open the season with the big league club.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

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Montero Homers As Cubs Beat Royals, 7-0

Miguel Montero, Matt Szczur and Junior Lake homered.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2015

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Flowers, Kottaras Get Key Doubles As White Sox Beat Indians

Tyler Flowers and George Kottaras had key doubles in Chicago’s three-run fourth inning, spoiling T.J. House’s day after he was told he earned a spot in Cleveland’s rotation.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2015

Zach Duke.  (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Levine: Zach Duke Ready For Emergency Closer Role If Needed

David Robertson and Jake Petricka are dealing with arm strains.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2015

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Kazmir, Quintana Both Strong; A’s Beat White Sox, 10-4

Left-handers Scott Kazmir of Oakland and Jose Quintana of Chicago tuned up for the regular season with strong starts.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2015

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Arrieta Goes 4 Shutout Innings, Homers As Cubs Rout Rockies

Jake Arrieta pitched four shutout innings and also homered, doubled and drove in four runs.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2015

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Frazier Homers, Drives In 4 As Reds Beat Cubs

Todd Frazier hit his fourth home run this spring and drove in four runs.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2015

Jake Petricka.  (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Bullpen Health In Flux

It’s unclear when closer David Robertson and setup man Jake Petricka will be available.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2015

White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Levine: Defense Should Be Improved For White Sox

Melky Cabrera is an upgrade in the outfield, and Adam LaRoche has a quality glove.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2015

Welington Castillo

Levine: Cubs, Orioles Discuss Trade For Castillo

The Cubs have heard from numerous clubs about catcher Welington Castillo’s availability.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2015

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