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Travis Wood. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Change Rotation Mix

Travis Wood will start the Cubs’ home opener on April 4 against the Phillies.

03/22/2014

Junior Lake. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cubs Agree To Terms With 19 Players On 2014 Contracts

Jake Arrieta, Brett Jackson, Josh Vitters, Mike Olt and Junior Lake are among those who have agreed to terms.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates follows through on an RBI single scoring Gaby Sanchez #17 and Pedro Alvarez #24 as Dioner Navarro #30 of the Chicago Cubs catches during the second inning at Wrigley Field on September 24, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pirates Beat Cubs 8-2

Gerrit Cole threw six strong innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates took over the NL wild-card lead, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-2 Tuesday night.

09/24/2013

Khris Davis #18 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a solo home run in the bottom of the fourth inning against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park on September 18, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Cubs Routed By Brewers 7-0

Sean Halton hit his first career grand slam, Tyler Thornburg allowed just two singles over six innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Wednesday night.

09/18/2013

Roger Bernadina #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies is forced out by Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs during the fourth inning on August 31, 2013 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Castro Helps Cubs Beat Phillies 4-3

Starlin Castro put an emphatic end to his power drought with one impressive drive.

08/31/2013

Chris Rusin #18 of the Chicago Cubs pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on August 25, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Cubs Fall To Padres 3-2 In 15 Innings

Nick Hundley hit a game-ending RBI single in the 15th inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

08/25/2013

Welington Castillo #53 of the Chicago Cubs reacts after striking out as catcher Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals throws the ball back to the pitcher during the second inning at Wrigley Field on August 20, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Cubs Fall To Nationals 4-2

Ryan Zimmerman had two hits and drove in a run, Bryce Harper also had two hits and scored a crucial ninth-inning run, and Dan Haren pitched six strong innings to help the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 Tuesday night.

08/20/2013

Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs hits a two-RBI single against the St. Louis Cardinals in the seventh inning at Busch Stadium on August 9, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs Get 1st Shutout In St. Louis In 16 Years

With a small sample size from which to choose, Chris Rusin can easily pick his best performances. His latest ranks toward the top.

08/10/2013

Chicago Cubs v Arizona Diamondbacks

Rusin, Lake Lead Cubs Past Diamondbacks 4-2

For the second time this season, Chris Rusin was called up from the minors after the Cubs dealt a pitcher, and helped lead the Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.

07/23/2013

Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics trots around the bases after hitting a three-run homer as pitcher James Russell #40 of the Chicago Cubs looks on in the eighth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 2, 2013 in Oakland, California. The home run gave the Athletics an 8 to 7 lead. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Russell Gives Up Lead In 8th, Cubs Lose To A’s 8-7

One bad pitch blew what would’ve given the Chicago Cubs something they’ve rarely achieved this season: a winning streak.

07/03/2013

Starting pitcher Chris Rusin #18 of the Chicago Cubs delivers a pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a MLB game at Chase Field on September 30, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Cubs End 7-Game Losing Streak, Beat Diamondbacks

Anthony Rizzo had three hits, David DeJesus homered and the Chicago Cubs ended a seven-game losing streak, beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-2 on Sunday.

09/30/2012

Alfonso Soriano #12 of the Chicago Cubs celebrates after hitting a two run home run in the eighth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game on September 9, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Cubs Complete Sweep Of Pirates With 4-2 Victory

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Alfonso Soriano hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to give the Cubs the go-ahead runs and Chicago completed a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 4-2 win on […]

09/09/2012

Norichika Aoki #7 of the Milwaukee Brewers slides into second with a stolen base avoiding the tag from Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs during the bottom of the fourth inning at Miller Park on August 21, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Rusin Loses Major League Debut, Brewers Win 5-2

Marco Estrada allowed two hits in six solid innings to win for the first time in almost a year, leading the Milwaukee Brewers over the Chicago Cubs 5-2 Tuesday night.

08/21/2012

Cubs Uniform Logo. (Credit: Getty)

Barney, Cubs Beat Weaver, Angels 8-1

Darwin Barney hit an RBI triple off Jered Weaver that broke a scoreless tie in the sixth inning and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-1 Sunday.

04/01/2012