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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

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

Epstein: Cubs Ready To Compete For NL Central In ’15

“We have a chance to win this division and win it on a consistent basis,” Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

The White Sox's Marcus Semien is tagged out by Cubs catcher Welington Castillo on May 5. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs, White Sox Both Nab Protected Draft Picks

It pays to be really bad instead of middle-of-the-pack bad.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2014

Jean Segura #9 of the Milwaukee Brewers hits a single in the bottom of the eight inning against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park on September 27, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Cubs Strike Out 16 Times In 2-1 Loss To Brewers

The Chicago Cubs lead the major leagues in strikeouts, and Milwaukee starter Wily Peralta took full advantage of their free-swinging ways.

09/27/2014

Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs hits a double against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 26, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Tom Lynn/Getty Images)

Cubs Beat Brewers 6-4

Chris Coghlan hit a leadoff homer, and Javier Baez had his second career three-hit game.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Cubs left-hander Eric Jokisch. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Brewers

Eric Jokisch opposes Jimmy Nelson tonight at Miller Park.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Cardinals-Cubs

John Lackey opposes Jake Arrieta tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

Fans at Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs To Begin Wrigley Rehab

As many as seven advertising signs may go up, but they’ll be erected on a per-sale basis.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Levine: Wood Looking Forward To New Beginnings

Travis Wood needs to regain his command to lock up a spot in the 2015 rotation.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

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