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Levine: Jim Hendry, Jason McLeod Also In The Mix For Mariners GM Job

The White Sox’s Kenny Williams isn’t the only exec with a Chicago connection who could get a call from Seattle, Bruce Levine writes.

08/28/2015

Two female snow leopard cubs were born at Brookfield Zoo on June 16 are currently off exhibit bonding with their mother. The cubs are scheduled to make their public debut in mid-October. (Credit: Brookfield Zoo)

Two Snow Leopard Cubs Born At Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield Zoo visitors will have to wait more than a month to see the newest additions up close, but until then, the zoo is sharing some photos of the adorable snow leopard cubs who are sure to melt your heart.

08/28/2015

Jake Arrieta, right, is congratulated by his Cubs teammates. (Getty Images)

Cubs, Arrieta Complete 4-Game Sweep Of Giants

Jake Arrieta threw four-hit ball into the eighth and also tripled and scored as the Cubs won for the 10th time in 11 games.

08/09/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Maddon Reshuffles The Deck, Without Starlin Castro At Shortstop

Cubs manager Joe Maddon insists the Castro benching isn’t punitive necessarily permanent.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2015

It's been 50 years since Mai Martinez's father left Cuba as an 11-year-old boy. As a special Father's Day gift, she took him back. These are some of the images from that trip. (Credit: Mai Martinez)

Part 4: Hope, Uncertainty In U.S.-Cuba Relations

There is both hope and uncertainty in Cuba as diplomatic relations with the U.S. heal after a 53 year standoff.

06/13/2015

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Behind The Plate: Longtime Organist Brings Sounds Of Summer To Wrigley

2015 makes 29 years for Gary Pressy behind the giant Lowry organ high atop his beloved Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2015

Littleton the goat can undo the infamous Cubs curse, handlers say. (CBS/Jeremy Ross)

Meet The Latest Cubs Curse Reverse: Littleton The Dwarf Goat

He’s described by handlers as 10 pounds of good karma, and they hope the animal can undo the infamous “Billy Goat” curse of 1945.

04/03/2015

Crews finished construction of a 3,900-square-foot video board in left field at Wrigley Field on Wednesday. (Credit: CBS)

Federal Judge Sides With Cubs In Video Board Dispute With Rooftop Owners

A federal judge on Thursday refused a request from two rooftop businesses for a preliminary injunction.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2015

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Cubs Rally To Beat White Sox 10-7

David Ross, Arismendy Alcantara and Anthony Giansanti each hit a two-run homer as the Cubs rallied to beat the Chicago rival White Sox 10-7 Friday.

03/20/2015

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Opening Day Looms For Wrigley, Amid Construction Scramble

CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot pays a visit to the home of the Chicago Cubs, which is undergoing a major renovation.

03/20/2015

The annual toast to legendary broadcaster Harry Caray at his namesake restaurant. (CBS)

Annual Toast To Harry Caray Bittersweet With Passing Of ‘Mr. Cub’ And Minnie Minoso

Glasses were raised in memories of these baseball greats.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2015

The Cubs expect the left-field bleachers to be ready by May 11, but the right-field bleachers won't open until June. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Wrigleyville Residents Air Grievances With Cubs

CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports on a meeting between locals and Cubs representatives.

03/05/2015

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Travis Wood On Comeback Trail

Wood is looking to rebound from 2014, when he posted a 5.03 ERA.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2015

Cubs fans at Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: End This Losers’ Anthem

Last month Mark Caro of the Chicago Tribune singlehandedly launched a campaign to eradicate a scourge that has plagued the city since 1984, and it deserves your support. He is trying to find a replacement for the saccharine abomination that is the song “Go, Cubs, Go.”

670 The Score–02/14/2015

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Watch The Live Webcast Of The (Sold Out) 2015 Cubs Convention

The Cubs Convention is the annual gathering which serves as the official kickoff for the team’s upcoming season. With all of the hype surrounding the new players, management, and even a renovated stadium, there’s no […]

WBBM Newsradio–01/14/2015

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‘Back To Future’ Saga Predicted Cubs Will Win It All In 2015

Don’t get too excited. The films already got a few predictions wrong, CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports.

01/01/2015

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 […]

12/19/2014

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

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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

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