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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

#1: The DeLorean from "Back to the Future"

‘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

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

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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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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

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