Levine: Jerry Krause's Impact Underrated, UnderappreciatedIf there's a baseball or basketball game where the late Krause now rests, he will be the first one to arrive and the last one to leave.
Levine: Tim Anderson's Long-Term Deal Just The Latest Smart Move By White Sox"It is important for this us to get cost certainty and contract control," GM Rick Hahn says.
Cubs Prospect Eloy Jimenez Out 3 Weeks With Bone BruiseJimenez hurt his shoulder on a throw late last week.
Levine: White Sox Still Weighing How To Slot RotationThe Opening Day starter will be left-hander Jose Quintana if he's still in a White Sox uniform.
Levine: Could The Cubs Score 900 Runs? Analytics Department Projects Big NumbersThe Cubs' internal projections have their offense improving a fair degree in 2017.
Levine: White Sox's Carlos Rodon Sharp In Cactus League DebutRodon threw four scoreless innings Sunday, allowing one hit and striking out five.
Levine: Cubs' Joe Maddon Vows Not To Ask John Lackey To Warm Up In ReliefMaddon won't ask Lackey to warm up in game for a potential relief performance ever again.
Levine: Michael Kopech, White Sox Closer Of The Future?"That is really a good arm," Cubs manager Joe Maddon says of Kopech.
Levine: Cubs' Kyle Schwarber In Full Outfield ModeSchwarber also has the goal of improving against left-handed pitching.
Levine: Carlos Rodon To Make Cactus League Debut Sunday For White Sox"It is best to keep things simple," Rodon says.
Levine: Cubs' Jon Lester Working On Fastball CommandLester threw a 62-pitch session against minor leaguers Thursday with mixed results.
Levine: White Sox Haven't Yet Confirmed Jose Quintana As Opening Day StarterQuintana has reached the 200-inning, 32-start plateau in each of the past four seasons, and he boasts a career 3.41 ERA.