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.

Russell Martin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Levine: Martin Would Be Key To Cubs’ Pitching Progress

Russell Martin is highly respected for his work with different pitching staffs.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Melky Cabrera. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs, White Sox Should Keep Eye On Market For Melky Cabrera

Both Chicago teams could use a consistent left-handed hitting outfielder.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2014

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

Levine: Cubs Fans Will Love The Maddon Way

New Cubs manager Joe Maddon is truly one of a kind.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddon Saddened By Renteria Firing

“I feel badly about it,” Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Theo Epstein Extension Could Be Next For Cubs

Lining up the contracts of Cubs executives with new manager Joe Maddon would make good sense.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

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Levine: Cubs Pitching Coach Bosio May Be Sought By Twins

According to numerous sources Paul Molitor will be named the manager of the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday. The Hall of Fame infielder will want a coaching staff of the best and brightest people in the game, entering his first venture into managing.

11/01/2014

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Levine: Ricketts Family Close To Buying 2 Rooftop Buildings

(CBS) – The Chicago Cubs are making news on the business front as well as with managerial changes. Numerous sources have confirmed that the Ricketts Family LLC, a different entity from the Cubs, is close […]

10/31/2014

Rick Renteria.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Renteria Can Walk Tall After Firing

A baseball lifer, Rick Renteria did his job in his lone season in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

Top Cubs pitching prospect C.J. Edwards. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: C.J. Edwards Showing His Stuff In Arizona

Top Cubs pitching prospect C.J. Edwards has recovered nicely from injury.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Joe Maddon.  (Photo by Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Levine: Agent Says Cubs On Maddon’s Radar

The agent for former Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon made it clear on Saturday that the Chicago Cubs could be the future destination for his client.

10/26/2014

Joe Maddon. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddon’s Sudden Availability Could Trump Renteria’s Solid Job For Cubs

Joe Maddon is a free agent after deciding to leave the Rays.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Addison Russell. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Cut Short Young Shortstop’s Fall League Season

Both parties decided it was best for Addison Russell to rest.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2014

Pablo Sandoval. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs, White Sox Have Reason To Keep Eye On Pablo Sandoval

Free agent-to-be Pablo Sandoval would fit in with both Chicago baseball teams.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2014

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Levine: Abreu Believes He Has Room To Improve

“I just know the team can be better, and so can I,” Jose Abreu says.

10/21/2014

The 1989 World Series trophy sits on display before a celebration of the championship of 25 years ago against the San Francisco Giants before a game at O.co Coliseum on July 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Levine’s World Series Prediction: Giants In 6

The starting rotation will be the difference for San Francisco.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2014

Ned Colletti. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Levine: Chicago Native Ned Colletti Did It His Way

Colletti was dismissed as the Dodgers general manager on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2014

Jose Abreu. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Jose Abreu Headlines Cast Of Players To Appear At SoxFest

SoxFest is set for Jan. 23-25.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

Victor Martinez. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Will Seek Left-Handed Power

Victor Martinez, Adam LaRoche and Melky Cabrera are options for the White Sox to consider.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Epstein Not Content With Failure

Theo Epstein always keeps the youngsters in mind when making moves.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

Hitting coach John Mallee, right. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Levine: New Hitting Coach John Mallee Always Wanted To Be A Cub

“I wanted to be close to home,” Mallee says.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

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