Levine: Brett Anderson Eyeing No. 5 Starter's Role For CubsAfter an injury-plagued 2016, Anderson is feeling good now.
Levine: Cubs' Kyle Schwarber Embracing 3rd Catcher RoleSchwarber is working on a new catching style to lessen the strain on his surgically repaired left knee.
Levine: Tom Ricketts Addresses His Championship Cubs"I hope that with continued success, we will make that 'C' into a symbol of winning," Ricketts says.
Levine: Cubs' Jon Lester Adjusting To Life Without David Ross"He wants to get better, and he is eager to please," Lester says of young catcher Willson Contreras.
Pace Of Play, Potential Strike Zone Changes On Baseball DeckIt's not yet clear if the strike zone change will be implemented for 2017.
Levine: Anthony Rizzo's Leadership Role Is Timely For Cubs"He understands how to win," manager Joe Maddon says of Rizzo. "He knows how to play every day."
Theo Epstein: First Championship Doesn't Make These Cubs Any Less Hungry For Next One"Whatever your experience was as a Cubs fan before, I believe it will be only better now that we've won," Epstein says.
Greg Maddux Pranks Kris Bryant By Dressing In Disguise, Serving As A Sound ManBe careful to know who's actually throwing you batting practice.
Levine: Kris Bryant, Cubs Know Avoiding Complacency Is Key Now"The goal from here on out is to win the World Series," Bryant says.
Levine: Jake Arrieta Open-Minded About Long-Term Deal With CubsSet to be a free agent after the 2017 season, Arrieta hopes to remain with the organization that helped him retool.
Cubs' Kyle Schwarber Cleared To CatchSchwarber was cleared after an evaluation by Dr. Stephen Gryzlo on Tuesday.
Levine: Can Cubs Repeat As World Series Champions? Focus Is On 2017The Cubs are aiming to make a different kind of history in 2017.