Anthony Rizzo

Cubs left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Wada Whiffs 9, Bryant Drives In Go-Ahead Run In 3-2 Cubs Win

Bryant’s sacrifice fly in the fifth inning was the difference.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo receives congratulations from his teammates. (Getty Images)

Chicago Baseball By The Numbers: 5 Key Statistical Measures

We turn to numbers to help measure the early successes and failures of the Cubs and White Sox.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo receives congratulations from his teammates. (Getty Images)

Levine: Will Anthony Rizzo’s Hard Work Pay Off With National League MVP?

After 35 games, Rizzo has put up some flashy numbers and leads the league in on-base percentage.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2015

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant, center. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Metrics Show Cubs’ Offensive Potential

Sabermetrics show how the Cubs can increase their offensive production.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Watch: Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo Partakes In A Hot Wings Challenge

Rizzo’s always good for some fun.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2015

Anthony Rizzo  is greeted after hitting a home run. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Rizzo: Winning Is The Only Thing We Care About

The Cubs first baseman has many new admirers watching him grow as a budding star.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro, left, and outfielder Jorge Soler celebrate a win. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Not Afraid To Celebrate Fast Start

“I come from the land of big celebrations after wins,” Joe Maddon says. “I don’t want that ever to get old.”

CBS Chicago–04/28/2015

Starlin Castro and teammates celebrate a win. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

DiCaro: 5 Things The Cubs Are Doing Better Than In 2014

The Chicago offense is humming.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2015

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Story Of Kris(Bryant)mas

Great expectations surround Kris Bryant.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2015

White Sox infielder Gordon Beckham. (Getty Images)

DiCaro: 8 Chicago Players Who Need New Walk-Up Music

The top players of the Cubs and White Sox need to have fearsome walk-up music.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2015

Anthony Rizzo  is greeted after hitting a home run. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Anthony Rizzo, Travis Wood Both Get Firsts

The eight-game wait for his first home run didn’t seem that long for Rizzo.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bleachers, Kris Bryant Talk Deviate From Important Cubs Excitement

Come Sunday, we can turn out attention to what we cherish: meaningful baseball.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2015

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Cubs Expect Talented Team, Tribute To Banks Will Overshadow Ongoing Construction At Wrigley

The Cubs are hoping a stable of hot prospects and a tribute to Hall of Famer Ernie Banks on Opening Night will help fans forget and forgive the big mess at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2015

Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Ready To Compete After A 5-Year Drought

“It’s about getting it done,” Anthony Rizzo says.

CBS Chicago–04/01/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Joe Maddon Doesn’t Know What To Expect Out Of Cubs’ Defense

With scoring down down across MLB, defense has become more important.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Anthony Rizzo Envisions Powerful Cubs Lineup

Jorge Soler, Javier Baez and Kris Bryant homered Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Before He Predicted Division Crowns, Anthony Rizzo Impersonated Harry Caray

It’s a quality Throwback Thursday photo.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2015

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

Theo Epstein On Anthony Rizzo Prediction: ‘Swagger Is A Good Thing’

Plus, Epstein explains what Arismendy Alcantara’s role could be in 2015.

CBS Chicago–01/16/2015

Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Why Can’t Players Like Anthony Rizzo Make Predictions?

There’s nothing wrong with positivity and optimism.

CBS Chicago–01/16/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Levine: Rizzo’s Claim Admirable But Still Too Optimistic — For Now

Anthony Rizzo says the Cubs will win the NL Central in 2015. Is he ahead of himself?

CBS Chicago–01/15/2015

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