Anthony Rizzo

CLEVELAND, OH -  JUNE 17: David Ross #3 Starlin Castro #13 and Kyle Schwarber #12 celebrate with Chris Denorfia #15 of the Chicago Cubs after Denorfia hit a three run home run during the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 17, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** David Ross; Starlin Castro; Kyle Schwarber; Chris Denorfia

Emma: Cubs’ Success Is Ahead Of Schedule, So What’s Next?

Important decisions loom for the Cubs’ present and future.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2015

Kris Bryant signs autographs at Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kris Bryant Is 3rd Among NL 3rd Basemen In Latest ASG Voting

Anthony Rizzo has dropped down to fifth among NL first basemen.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2015

The Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo (far right), Starlin Castro (far left) and Kris Bryant (second from left) celebrate. (Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Kris Bryant Is 2nd Among NL Third Basemen In All-Star Voting

Anthony Rizzo is fourth among first basemen, and Starlin Castro is fourth among shorstops.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2015

Javier Baez, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: Anthony Rizzo, Javier Baez & The ‘B-Hack’

Rizzo has put his ego aside with the B-hack, and the results are remarkable.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

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

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