Bruce Levine

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Levine: Wood Looking Forward To New Beginnings

Travis Wood needs to regain his command to lock up a spot in the 2015 rotation.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Catcher Welington Castillo #5 (L) and starting pitcher Travis Wood #37 of the Chicago Cubs (R) argue with home plate umpire Mike DiMuro #16 after DiMuro called Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants safe at home, scoring on an RBI single hit by Madison Bumgarner during the fourth inning at Wrigley Field on August 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The call was not reviewed. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: With Long Baseball Games, TV Ads Are Real Culprit

Major league baseball will take a hard look during the off-season at time of game and eliminating needless delays by both the pitcher and hitter, Bruce Levine writes.

09/22/2014

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

Levine: Elite Cub Prospect Russell Gets Tour Of Wrigley

Addison Russell says the Cubs haven’t discussed a position change with him.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2014

Cubs right-hander Edwin Jackson. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Levine: Jackson May Have Made Last Start As A Cub

After another embarrassing start on Friday, any other starting assignments this season or moving forward would appear questionable, Bruce Levine writes.

09/19/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Move Class-A Affiliate From Kane County To South Bend

“These decisions are tough,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2014

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

Levine: Arrieta Has Career Night, Just Misses No-Hitter

Cubs righty Jake Arrieta took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and struck out 13.

CBS Chicago–09/17/2014

Kyle Schwarber. (CBS)

Levine: Schwarber Will Get Chance To Catch In Minors

Kyle Schwarber hit two balls out of Wrigley Field while taking batting practice Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Exceed Ticket Sales Expectations By 250K

When the final numbers come in, the Cubs will have sold close to 2.65 million tickets this season.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

The Cubs celebrate Anthony Rizzo's walk-off homer that gave them a 1-0 victory against the Reds on Monday night at Wrigley Field. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Rizzo Makes Presence Known In Return

Anthony Rizzo hit a walk-off homer Monday night to give the Cubs a 1-0 win.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Cubs third baseman prospect Kris Bryant. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Could Give Bryant A Look In Outfield, Too

With 43 blasts, Kris Bryant was the minor league home run champion.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Levine: ‘Wanted, Team Leader’ Sign Going Up At White Sox Clubhouse

The White Sox must deal with a huge void as Team Captain Paul Konerko winds down the last two weeks of his illustrious career, Bruce Levine writes.

09/13/2014

Jose Abreu hits a run scoring single against the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Levine: Long Season Taking Toll On Abreu

The numbers certainly don’t lie when looking at Jose Abreu’s season, Bruce Levine writes.

09/13/2014

A's right-hander and former Cub Jeff Samardzija. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Levine: Samardzija Will Consider Cubs, White Sox Equally

Bruce Levine sat down with Oakland A’s right-hander Jeff Samardzija for a Q-andA.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2014

A's right-hander and former Cub Jeff Samardzija. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Levine: A Samardzija Return To Chicago May Be In The Cards

“That is absolutely on my list,” Jeff Samardzija said of considering Chicago as a free agent destination.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

Jorge Soler  hits a double against the Milwaukee Brewers during the second inning on September 1, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Soler Comes Up Big In Wrigley Debut

Jorge Soler’s torrid start has been a great story for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2014

Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers reacts hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning of Game Three of the American League Championship Series against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park on October 11, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Levine: Free Agent Martinez Will Be Priority For White Sox

The Tigers’ DH has been the center of attention for major-league scouts, who are looking to define their off-season pursuit of talent for next year.

08/29/2014

Ken "Hawk" Harrelson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: ‘Hawk’ Talks Hall Of Fame Chances, Possibly Cutting Back On Road Games

“If they put me in after I am dead, I promise you I will not show up,” Hawks says of his Hall of Fame chances.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2014

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta take on the Milwaukee Brewers in the first inning of play on September 7, 2013 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Arrieta Getting Last Laugh

Former Oriole pitcher Jake Arrieta continued to show why Baltimore and the rest of baseball made a mistake in looking beyond his erratic seasons of the past.

08/22/2014

Cubs infielder Javier Baez. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: For Cubs Youngsters, There’s Learning In Whiffing

Javier Baez is striking out at a wild rate, but the Cubs just want to see quality at-bats.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2014

Gordon Beckham

Levine: White Sox Better Off After Beckham Trade

Both sides will benefit from this move.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

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