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 “The Hot Stove Show” on Saturday mornings from 8 a.m.- 9 a.m. on 670 The Score.

Follow him on Twitter @MLBBruceLevine.

Cubs outfielder/infielder Arismendy Alcantara. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Center Field Still A Question Mark For Cubs

Arismendy Alcantara’s development will be a big storyline in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2015

Emilio Bonifacio. (Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Levine: Bonifacio Signing Is A Strong Move For White Sox

Emilio Bonifacio provides quality depth for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2015

Miguel Montero. (Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Hoping To Solve On-Base Percentage Issue

The Chicago Cubs would like to think that they have solved their on-base percentage issue.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2015

Ben Zobrist.  (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Levine: Zobrist A Great Fit For Cubs Or White Sox

Zobrist has been one of baseball’s most valuable and affordable players for the past eight seasons.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2015

Welington Castillo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Welington Castillo Is Attractive Trade Bait For Cubs

The Padres could be a trade partner for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2014

Sam Fuld. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Levine: Former Maddon Outfielders Seem Like Good Fit For Cubs

Chicago could be eyeing Sam Fuld and/or Jonny Gomes to add a veteran presence.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2014

Jerry Reinsdorf. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Reinsdorf, White Sox Sparing No Expense To Win

The White Sox have a payroll commitment of around $118 million.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Samardzija Control Could Lead To Bidding War

The White Sox will work relentlessly to sign Jeff Samardzija to an extension before November.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

Jason Motte. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Jason Motte Could Pay Big Dividends For Cubs

After elbow problems, Motte has signed a one-year, $4.5-million deal with the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

Jason Motte. (Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Sign Jason Motte To 1-Year Deal

Motte missed all of 2013 after having right elbow surgery.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

Melky Cabrera. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Sign Melky Cabrera To 3-Year Deal

The White Sox have addressed their need in left field.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2014

Jason Hammel. (Getty Images)

Hammel: Cubs Got Jon Lester For ‘Pretty Cheap’

For the record, Lester agreed to a six-year, $155-million deal.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2014

David Robertson. (Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Levine: Robertson Solves Multiple Bullpen Needs

The White Sox fixed more than just a hole in the back of the bullpen by signing David Robertson as the club’s new closer.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

Jon Lester. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Get Their Man In Jon Lester

“I am totally excited,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

Jon Lester. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Levine: No Real Timetable For Lester

Predicting the end game to Jon Lester’s free agent statue has become Twitter folly the last three days. Getting caught up in the “he said she said” semantics makes everyone look unsure and foolish.

12/09/2014

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Levine: Montero Deal A Sign Cubs Moving Forward

Looking for an upgrade in catching and left-handed hitting, Chicago traded for Arizona catcher Miguel Montero.

12/09/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Levine: Samardzija Deal Could Be A Hit For Player, Team, City

The White Sox’s trade for Jeff Samardzija is a dream come true for the pitcher.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2014

Miguel Montero. (Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Acquire Montero In Exchange For 2 Minor League Pitchers

Pitching prospects Jeferson Mejia and Zack Godley are headed Arizona’s way.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2014

David Robertson. (Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Sign Closer David Robertson

The White Sox are also adding Jeff Samardzija to the fold soon.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Working To Close Samardzija Deal

How would you like to face the White Sox in a three-game series with pitchers Chris Sale, Jeff Samardzija and Jose Quintana?

CBS Chicago–12/08/2014

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