Chicago Cubs

Sloan Park in Mesa, Ariz., home of Cubs' spring training. (Getty Images)

Holmes: A Journey To Spring Training Is Good For The Soul

Laurence Holmes highly recommends making a trip to Arizona to see the Cubs and White Sox.

CBS Chicago–4 hours ago

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

Theo Epstein Jabs Back At MLBPA Over Kris Bryant Comments

Epstein insists that service time discussions haven’t occurred regarding Bryant.

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

As Expected, Jon Lester Will Start Opener For Cubs

Chicago opens the season April 5 against St. Louis at Wrigley Field.

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The Cubs expect the left field bleachers to be ready by May 11. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Cubs Want City Permission To Work At Wrigley Field Around The Clock

The team wants to speed up Wrigley Field renovations.

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Jason Motte. (Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Levine: Motte Could Add Veteran Leadership In Cubs Bullpen

Not too long ago Jason Motte was pitching in the World Series for the St. Louis Cardinals. Today, Motte is making his way back from injury and hoping to re-establish himself as a quality bullpen man again.


Javier Baez  hits a single in the 1st inning against the Milwaukee Brewers.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Baez Not Intimidated By Pitchers

Standing in the batter’s box against one of the top five pitchers in baseball really didn’t faze Javier Baez.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JUNE 4: Aramis Ramirez #16 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a three-run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the seventh inning of the game on June 4, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Brewers 6-4.

Shepkowski: 2015 Is A Farewell to Underappreciated Cub

Aramis Ramirez was a key part of some Cubs teams that found success.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2015

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

MLBPA Is Monitoring Kris Bryant’s Promotion Timeline

The Cubs are expected to delay Kris Bryant’s promotion by a few weeks.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2015

Manny Ramirez. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Levine: Manny Will Be Manny In Cubs Camp

Suiting up for the first day of practice, the former All Star outfielder will retain the title of consultant for major and minor league hitting.


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

Forbes: Cubs, White Sox Tickets Already Going For More On Secondary Market

The secondary ticket market shows Chicago baseball fans are bullish on their teams.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tom Ricketts Envisions Cubs Playoff Run

“It is about getting out on the field and getting it started,” Ricketts said.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Ernie Banks speaks before he throws out a ceremonial first pitch before the Cubs take on the Milwaukee Brewers during the Opening Day game at Wrigley Field on March 31, 2008. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ernie Banks’ Caretaker Claims He Had Only $16,000 When He Died

A probate judge requested details about Ernie Banks’ assets after an attorney for his former caregiver said the Hall of Famer had just $16,000 in assets when he died last month. Judge James G. Riley on Tuesday gave caretaker Regina Rice 30 days to provide that information.


Starlin Castro swings at a pitch against the Cincinnati Reds. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Levine: Staying Healthy On, Off Field A Priority For Starlin Castro

Castro was in the area of two shootings in the Dominican Republic in the offseason.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

Manny Ramirez. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Cubs Hire Manny Ramirez As Hitting Consultant

The Cubs have also established a new mental skills program.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

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

Cubs Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale March 6

Let the excitement begin with manager Joe Maddon and a revamped cast of characters.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

MLB Plans To Resolve Joe Maddon Tampering Case Before Start Of Season

The Cubs have denied any wrongdoing.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

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

Levine: Cubs’ Bryant Asked To Play Outfield This Spring

Although 23-year-old phenom Kris Bryant will compete for the Cubs third-base job this spring, learning another position will be a part of his experience in Mesa.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

Cubs prospect Kris Bryant. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Kris Bryant: It’s A ‘Friendly Competition’ For 3B Job

“I feel like I’m pretty close now” to the big leagues, Bryant says.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

Welington Castillo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Castillo Will Catch On Somewhere

Having three catchers on a 25-man roster just isn’t realistic for any major league team.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2015

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

Kris Bryant Named Top Prospect By Baseball America

Addison Russell was ranked the third-best prospect.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2015