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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 over 30 years and has written for both the Chicago Sun-Times and Sporting News.

Bruce co-hosts “The Hot Stove Show” on Saturday mornings from 8am-9am on 670 The Score.

Follow him on Twitter @MLBBruceLevine.

Hall of Fame inductee Greg Maddux, second from left, poses for a photograph with his plaque with and, from left to right, Baseball Hall of Fame president Jeff Idelson, Hall of Fame chairman Jane Forbes Clark and MLB commissioner Bud Selig at Clark Sports Center during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddux Stays In Character In Hall Of Fame Speech

Greg Maddux was truly one of a kind in a 22-year career in which he won 355 games.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2014

Hall of Fame inductees, from left, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas and Greg Maddux pose with their plaques.  (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Levine: Thomas A Champion Of Drug Testing

Frank Thomas always did it the right way in his illustrious Hall of Fame career.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2014

Jorge Soler in spring training. (Getty Images)

Levine: Jorge Soler May Be A September Call-Up

Jorge Soler is already on the 40-man roster, which makes him easier to promote, Theo Epstein said.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

Adam Dunn. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Aim To Keep Focus Amid Trade Rumors

“The names get brought up, that is just part of the game,” White Sox manager Robin Ventura says.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

Darwin Barney.  (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Levine: Barney Never Regained 2011, ’12 Form

Only two players remain from the 2010 Cubs after Darwin Barney was designated for assignment.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

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

Levine: Scouts In Abundance As Padres And Cubs Play At Wrigley

Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer is preparing for a fast and furious eight days.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2014

White Sox ace Chris Sale. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Sale In The Cy Young Conversation

Chris Sale is 9-1 with a 2.03 ERA and 0.86 WHIP.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2014

Gordon Beckham. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Trading Deadline Creates Tension For White Sox Players

(CBS) – With countless “deals on the table” around Major League Baseball, the uncertainty of where a man and his family will be on Aug. 1 weighs heavy on players. White Sox players such as [...]

CBS Chicago–07/21/2014

Frank Thomas. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Levine: Thomas Looking Forward To Hall Of Fame Induction

Frank Thomas will be honored next weekend in Cooperstown, N.Y.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2014

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

Levine: White Sox Listening To Offers

By Bruce Levine- (CBS) – The White Sox may not be the aggressors in any trade talks that are going on, but they won’t back away from any possible deals that make sense. With just 10 [...]

07/19/2014

Ozzie Guillen.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Levine: Ozzie’s Comments About Returning Are Met With Polite Indifference

Ozzie Guillen was quoted in the Chicago Sun-Times on Wednesday stating that when Robin Ventura was finished managing the team he would be interested in returning.

07/18/2014

Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

Levine: Sale Skipped In Rotation Until Next Week

There aren’t any health concerns — the White Sox are just being cautious with their ace.

07/16/2014

Derek Jeter in his final All-Star Game appearance. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Levine: TV Money Makes ASG Format Change Unlikely

Ratings may be dropping, but advertising dollars are still there.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs See Progress Under New Manager

Rickey Renteria has had a successful first half to his Cubs managing career despite having a last place ball club.

07/13/2014

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Dealing With Growing Pains

The first half of the season was a mixed bag of results for the White Sox.

07/13/2014

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Levine: Alcantara May Have To Return After Trading Deadline

Players from the Chicago Cubs farm system are making their way onto the 25 man roster.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2014

The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo, left, and Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Look To Rizzo, Castro For Leadership

Anthony Rizzo has “the heart to be a leader,” Cubs manager Rick Renteria said.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Levine: Ricketts Turns Focus To Future

When will Cubs be able to spend big? Tom Ricketts is leaving that up to the front office.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Jose Abreu #79 of the Chicago White Sox is congratulated by Alexei Ramirez #10 after hitting a solo home run in the fifth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on June 27, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Cuban Connection Named All Stars

All Stars Jose Abreu and Alexei Ramirez were elated with the honor of being named to the American League squad for the mid-summer classic in Minneapolis, July 15.

07/06/2014

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

Levine: White Sox Getting Geared Up For Trade Activity

Like it or not White Sox fans, your team will be going through some changes before Aug. 1.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2014

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