Bruce Levine

Bruce Levine Bruce Levine covers both the Cubs and the White Sox for CBSChicago.com and 670 The Score. He has been covering baseball in Chicago for more than 30 years and has written for both the Chicago Sun-Times and Sporting News.

Bruce co-hosts “Inside The Clubhouse” on Saturday mornings from 8-9 a.m. on 670 The Score.

Follow him on Twitter @MLBBruceLevine.

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 01: Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees after breaking his bat while popping out against the Chicago White Sox during the fourth inning on August 1, 2015 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

A-Rod To Levine: ‘Having The Time Of My Life’ In Return To Baseball

(CBS) — This will not be a popular read. But I hope it may be of interest on some levels. Alex Rodriguez and I have been friendly for 21 years. When Alex first arrived in […]

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White Sox general manager Rick Hahn. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Non-Move Could Be A Plus

“If we continue to play like we have, we will be just fine,” White Sox GM Rick Hahn said about standing pat at the deadline.

07/31/2015

Jon Lester. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jon Lester: Trading Deadline Anxiety Can Be Real

Lester was a bundle of nerves leading up to getting moved in 2014.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Levine: Joe Maddon Tells Starlin Castro He Won’t Be Traded

“I want to be here and stay here,” Castro says.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2015

Craig Kimbrel. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Levine: Pitching Is Top Priority For Cubs

In the thick of a wild-card race, the Cubs need to make a deal and do it soon.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2015

The Cubs celebrate after Kris Bryant, front, hit a walk-off homer against the Rockies. (Getty Images)

Levine: Kris Bryant Comes Through For Cubs

Bryant broke out of a slump with a walk-off two-run homer Monday against the Rockies.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2015

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Epstein, Cubs Hoping To Deal

The Cubs won’t push themselves to do anything that will detour from the goal of organization excellence for the next decade.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2015

Joe Maddon. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Joe Maddon Stays Positive As Cubs Slump

Chicago fell to 51-46 after being swept by Philadelphia.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2015

Cole Hamels, center, is congratulated by teammates after throwing a no-hitter against the Cubs. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Does No-Hitter Put Cubs’ Playoff Chances Into Perspective?

The Cubs will give Cole Hamels credit. Will they give him the cash as well?

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, general manager Jed Hoyer and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Levine: Trade Additions Come With Risk

The trading deadline for non-waiver deals sometimes leads to round pegs not fitting in square holes.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Seek Starter, Super Utility Player Via Trade

Names the Cubs are looking at include Cole Hamels, David Price and Ben Zobrist.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

White Sox left-hander John Danks. (Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Roster Shakeup Is Inevitable

“We have no one to blame but ourselves,” John Danks says.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2015

David Price. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs, Tigers Have Talked About David Price

The Chicago Cubs wasted little time this week reacting to the sudden availability of left-handed ace Price, according to multiple sources.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2015

White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon. (Getty Images)

Levine: Carlos Rodon’s Development Comes With Growing Pains

Rodon’s struggled with his command, walking 44 in 70 1/3 innings.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2015

Jeff Samardzija. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty

Levine: Is Jeff Samardzija Making Final White Sox Start Thursday?

Samardzija may be on his way to a fourth team in the past 13 months.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2015

White Sox left-hander Chris Sale. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Sale Only Human In Loss To Kansas City

The Royals showed why they’re the best team in the American League.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2015

White Sox general manager Rick Hahn. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Not Too Late For White Sox To Add Offense

The Chicago White Sox continue to evaluate their position to move up as a contender on a daily basis.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2015

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Levine: White Sox’s Hopes Crushed In Extra-Inning Loss

The White Sox are up against the trading deadline clock. The team bosses must decide to add or subtract from a team that has failed to live up to preseason prognostications.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Must Decide Who They Want To Be

The addition of hot-hitting prospect Kyle Schwarber creates a question or two about where the Cubs are at and where they want to go.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2015

Members of the Chicago White Sox celebrate on the field after winning the 2005 World Series with a 1-0 win over the Houston Astros. (Photo by G. N. Lowrance/Getty Images)

Levine: Spirit Of 2005 White Sox Championship Team Endures

The South Siders and Chicago look back this weekend at a magical season, one decade later.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2015

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