Bruce Levine

White Sox pitcher Chris Sale, right. (Getty Images)

Levine: Chris Sale’s Trip To The Dark Side Could Cost Him Days Off

The starter goes into diplomatic, damage-control mode following Thursday’s Donnybrook on and off the field with the Royals.

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The White Sox and Royals engage in a bench-clearing brawl. (Getty Images)

Levine: Bad Blood Boils Over Between White Sox, Royals

Five players were ejected after a seventh-inning brawl.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2015

White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Pitching Coach Wonders Where Fan Support Is

Here we go with the same old attendance issue at U.S Cellular Field, the one we broach every April and May.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2015

White Sox right-hander Jeff Samardzija. (Getty Images)

Levine: Jeff Samardzija Gets 1st Win With White Sox

Samardzija didn’t have his best stuff, but he still threw six scoreless innings.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers argues with umpire Eric Cooper after striking out. (Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox At Bottom Of AL In Run Production

With Detroit and Kansas City off to hot starts, Chicago must start hitting.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

Carlos Rodon. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Levine: Carlos Rodon Has Tough Sledding In Debut

Rodon gave up two runs in his MLB debut as the White Sox fell to the Indians.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2015

Adam Eaton. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Levine: Adam Eaton Admits New Contract Got To Him

Eaton is hitting just .176 with a .236 on-base percentage early in the season.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2015

White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon. (Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Levine: Carlos Rodon Enjoys First Day In The Bigs

Rodon will be in the bullpen now as the White Sox look to limit his innings.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2015

White Sox manager Robin Ventura. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Ventura Takes Blame For No-Replay Call

The 4-7 start for the White Sox has been compounded by a couple of poor managerial decisions by Robin Ventura.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Levine: Jon Lester Still Winless As A Cub

Cause for concern? Lester is 0-2 with a 6.89 ERA and 1.79 WHIP this season.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2015

Kris Bryant got his first MLB hit during the fifth inning against the San Diego Padres on Saturday. The Cubs won 7-6 in extra innings. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Levine: Kris Bryant Enjoys Clubhouse Disco Party After Victory

Nothing has shocked Kris Bryant more than the party atmosphere he was witness to after his first successful day with the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2015

Kris Bryant got his first MLB hit during the fifth inning against the San Diego Padres on Saturday. The Cubs won 7-6 in extra innings. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Levine: Better Day For Kris Bryant, Cubs

Bryant went 2-for-3 with three walks in his second big league game.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2015

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

Levine: Kris Bryant Debut A Success, Despite Some Failure

“I will come out here tomorrow ready to go,” Bryant said with sincerity. “I will be hungry and ready to help the team win.”

CBS Chicago–04/17/2015

Kris Bryant. (Chris Emma/670 The Score)

Levine: Kris Bryant Keeps Ernie Banks In Mind On His Big Day

Somewhere above, Banks is smiling today, writes Bruce Levine.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2015

Anthony Rizzo  is greeted after hitting a two-run homer against the Cincinnati Reds.  (Photo by 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

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Levine: Kris Bryant’s Position, Call-Up Date Are Fluid

The ultimate judge of where Bryant plays will be Joe Maddon.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Jake Arrieta Shows He’s Human In Rare Home Loss

Arrieta allowed three runs in a Cubs loss to the Reds on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

Hector Rondon. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Lockdown Bullpen Getting Job Done For Cubs

A strong closer, hard-throwers and a veteran presence has been the winning formula for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2015

Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler celebrates his game-winning two-run home run Sunday with Welington Castillo.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Offense Balanced To Win

More left-handed hitters have given Chicago lineup balance.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2015

White Sox left-hander Chris Sale. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Chris Sale Makes Successful 2015 Debut

Sale allowed just one run in six innings Sunday in his season debut.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2015

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