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MLB commissioner Rob Manfred. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Rob Manfred Thinks Scott Boras Should Mind His Own Business Regarding Kris Bryant

The Cubs get to decide what’s best for them, Manfred says, not an agent.

CBS Chicago–22 hours ago

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Feds: Rooftop Owner Scammed Cubs Out Of Royalties

A 46-year-old owner of one of the rooftop clubs locked in dispute with the Chicago Cubs over Wrigley Field views is accused of defrauding the baseball team and tax authorities out of $600,000.


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Pujols Hits 3-Run Homer To Help Angels Beat Cubs, 8-4

Travis Wood homered for the Cubs as a pinch-hitter.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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Levine: Cubs’ Jon Lester Looks Good In Minor League Start

Lester will make his final spring start on March 31. He is likely to pitch in a minor-league game again.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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Cubs Trim Spring Roster To 40 Players With 12 Moves

Albert Almora and Kyle Schwarber were among those assigned to minor league camp.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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Fall Out Boy To Perform At Wrigley Before Cubs-Cardinals Opener

Opening Night’s an even bigger show now.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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Ricketts: Wrigley Field Renovation Likely To Take An Extra Year

This would have the $375-million project done before the 2019 season.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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Levine: Javier Baez’s Destination Is An Organization-Wide Decision

Maddon isn’t as worried about Baez’s strikeouts as others are.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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The Bernstein Brief: Theo Epstein Drops The Mic On Scott Boras

Epstein eloquently defended the decision to start Kris Bryant in the minors.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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Walker Runs Shutout Streak To 18 Innings In Mariners’ Win Over Cubs

Starlin Castro returned after dealing with a groin injury.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

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Levine: Jon Lester Ready To Rebuild Arm Strength

Lester will throw in minor league games in his next two starts.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2015

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Ricketts Silent On Rooftop Owners’ Opposition At City Club Luncheon

Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts was mum on the rooftop owners’ efforts to stop a 2,200-square-foot video board in right field.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2015

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Scott Boras Is Still On His Crusade To Get Kris Bryant On Opening Day Roster

Baseball is “injured” if Bryant isn’t suiting up for the Cubs on April 5, Boras says.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2015

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A’s Beat Cubs, 14-2

Edwin Jackson might be thinking he wishes he never found his way to work.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2015

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Levine: Edwin Jackson Bombed In Brief Outing After Late Arrival

A road trip gone bad should have told Jackson it wasn’t going to be his day.


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Shields, Hammel Dominate Early Innings As Padres Top Cubs

James Shields pitched five no-hit innings, and Tommy Medica hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth as the Padres won 6-1.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2015

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

Levine: Kris Bryant Making Life Interesting In Cubs Camp

Bryant has been putting on quite the power display.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2015

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Bryant Hits 2 HRs, Cubs Tag King Felix In 12-10 Win Over M’s

Top prospect Kris Bryant continued his torrid streak with two more home runs Saturday, giving him eight this spring.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2015

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

Levine: Jon Lester Not Concerned About Opening Day Start

Chicago Cubs fans should be happy to know that Jon Lester insists nothing is wrong with his arm after missing a start on Saturday with a “dead arm syndrome.”

CBS Chicago–03/21/2015

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

Jon Lester To Miss A Start With Left Arm Fatigue

The Cubs expect Lester to miss just one spring start.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2015