Cubs

David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after scoring a run in the sixth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 27, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Reports: Cubs Acquire Boston Red Sox Catcher David Ross

(CBS) – The Chicago Cubs have acquired free-agent catcher David Ross, multiple sources reported Friday. In a post-season marked by major deals and additions, Ross, recently of the Boston Red Sox, would be paid $5 million under […]

3 hours ago

Top Cubs pitching prospect C.J. Edwards. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cubs Acquire Contract Of Pitcher C.J. Edwards

C.J. Edwards was acquired by the Cubs as part of the trade that sent Matt Garza to Texas in 2013.

11/20/2014

Alfonso Soriano #12 poses during Chicago Cubs photo day on February 18, 2013 at HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Former Cub Soriano Calls It Quits: ‘My Mind Not Focused On Baseball’

Alfonso Soriano, 38, completed in 2014 the final year of his $136 million, eight-year contract he signed with the Chicago Cubs before the 2007 season.

11/04/2014

Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

For Those Who Care More About Beer Than The Cubs: ‘There’s A Beer For That’

I don’t begrudge the Cubs good fortune. They deserve their new coach… or manager… or whatever this John Maddon guy is. I do prefer beer over baseball though. Here are some good food pairings for your favorite Chicago beers.

11/03/2014

(credit: wrigleyfieldrooftopclub.com)

Levine: Ricketts Family Close To Buying 2 Rooftop Buildings

(CBS) – The Chicago Cubs are making news on the business front as well as with managerial changes. Numerous sources have confirmed that the Ricketts Family LLC, a different entity from the Cubs, is close […]

10/31/2014

Joe Maddon. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Report: Maddon To Be Named Cubs Manager

Joe Maddon is considered one of baseball’s top managers.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2014

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

Levine: Cubs Cut Short Young Shortstop’s Fall League Season

Both parties decided it was best for Addison Russell to rest.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2014

Pablo Sandoval. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs, White Sox Have Reason To Keep Eye On Pablo Sandoval

Free agent-to-be Pablo Sandoval would fit in with both Chicago baseball teams.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2014

Ned Colletti. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Levine: Chicago Native Ned Colletti Did It His Way

Colletti was dismissed as the Dodgers general manager on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2014

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

Levine: Epstein Not Content With Failure

Theo Epstein always keeps the youngsters in mind when making moves.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

Hitting coach John Mallee, right. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Levine: New Hitting Coach John Mallee Always Wanted To Be A Cub

“I wanted to be close to home,” Mallee says.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

Hitting coach John Mallee, right. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cubs Tab John Mallee As Their New Hitting Coach

Mallee spent his last two seasons with the Astros.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

Cubs Park in Mesa, Ariz. (Getty Images)

Cubs’ Spring Training Opener Set For March 5

Chicago will play split-squad games on the first day of action.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Owner Ricketts Declares Team Is On Road To World Series

Tom Ricketts expressed plenty of optimism in a message to season-ticket holders.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

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

Levine: Cubs Searching For New Hitting Coach

The Cubs front office was concerned about the high strikeout rates of hitters.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2014

Jason Hammel. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs, White Sox Could Battle For Same Free Agent Pitchers

What pitchers are the Chicago teams looking at after the big three names?

CBS Chicago–10/07/2014

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

Reports: Cubs Hitting Coach Mueller Resigns

Manny Ramirez reportedly won’t be considered for the lead hitting coach job.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cubs Claim P Ortiz From Rangers

Joseph Ortiz has been added to Chicago’s 40-man roster.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2014

Torii Hunter. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Levine: Torii Hunter Would Be Perfect Veteran Fit For Cubs

Cubs brass wants to add a veteran leader, and Hunter is a free agent with plenty left in the tank.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2014

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

Levine: Manny Ramirez May Join Cubs’ Coaching Staff

“We have a really nice relationship with Manny,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2014

more