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Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Former Cub Manager Says Castro Will Improve

Former Cub manager Dale Sveum was complementary in his conversation about Starlin Castro on Sunday in Mesa.

03/02/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cubs Manager Renteria A Happy Mystery

All we know is Rick Renteria is an optimist — which may be all the Cubs need.

670 The Score–02/26/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Castro Comeback Key To Cubs’ 2014 Rebuild

By Bruce Levine- (CBS) MESA, Ariz. — Starlin Castro must return to All-Star form in order for the Cubs to move in the direction of becoming the organization they hope to become. The two-time All-Star has […]

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Samardzija Worth More To Someone Else

Many believe/hope the Cubs compete for a playoff spot in 2015. With that actually being pretty unrealistic it’s the wrong time not to shop a soon to be 29 year old starting pitcher.

670 The Score–11/14/2013

Theo Epstein. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Wisch: The Cubs’ Managerial Mess Is Their Own Creation

With Girardi’s unsurprising snub in mind, my concern is that by firing Dale Sveum a year before his contract ended, Theo Epstein & Co. have really stepped in it.

10/12/2013

Ken "Hawk" Harrelson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Awarding Hawk Harrelson & Hiring Susannah Collins

In order to last 29 years in the booth like Hawk has, you have to be doing something right.

670 The Score–10/04/2013

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Ex-Cubs Manager Sveum Hired By Royals

Former Cubs manager Dale Sveum wasn’t out of work for long.

670 The Score–10/03/2013

Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Wisch: Stability – Not Sveum – Is Cubs’ Biggest Problem

I’d argue that the bigger problem with the Cubs – and the regressions of the 23-year-old Castro and 24-year-old Rizzo, as well as the 27-year-old Darwin Barney – was the lack of any consistent veteran on-field leadership or reliable stability with the Cubs big league roster

CBS Chicago–10/01/2013

Don Cooper. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cooper On Managing Cubs: ‘They Could Do A Lot Worse’

Tuesday morning on The Mully and Hanley Show, an interesting candidate threw his name in the ring.

670 The Score–10/01/2013

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Photo: Dale Sveum’s High School Yearbook Picture

We first brought you this photo hours after Dale Sveum was hired as Cubs manager back in November of 2011.

670 The Score–09/30/2013

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Vote: Who Should Manage The Cubs Next?

And just like that, the Dale Sveum era in Chicago is over.

670 The Score–09/30/2013

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Cubs Fire Manager Dale Sveum

According to a report from 670 The Score contributor Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs have fired manager Dale Sveum.

670 The Score–09/30/2013

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Rosenthal: Sveum Is A Goner

When Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer took over the Cubs’ baseball operations, one of their first moves was to dismiss then-manager Mike Quade.

670 The Score–09/25/2013

Kevin Gregg #63 of the Chicago Cubs gestures to a fan as he leaves the field after giving up 4 runs to the Atlanta Braves in the 9th inning at Wrigley Field on September 20, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Braves beat the Cubs 9-5. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Apologetic Gregg Out Of Cubs Doghouse After Tirade

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs say president of baseball operations Theo Epstein has accepted Kevin Gregg’s apology for a tirade to the media and the team will not release him. Before Saturday’s game against […]

09/21/2013

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Wisch: Fire Sveum? Only If Cubs Fire Up Roster

Until a true winning mentality emerges in the front office at Clark & Addison, changing managers on the field doesn’t much matter.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2013

Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Samardzija Gives Up 2 homers In 6-0 Loss

Jeff Samardzija has never pitched this much in his life. It might be catching up to him.

670 The Score–09/11/2013

Ryne Sandberg. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Stop Pining For Ryne Sandberg

I want Cubs fans to do me a favor during this special time.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2013

Darwin Barney. (Getty Images)

Sveum Ejected, Dodgers Blank Cubs 4-0

Ricky Nolasco pitched eight innings of three-hit ball, Hanley Ramirez and Andre Ethier hit solo homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Wednesday.

670 The Score–08/28/2013

Starlin Castro. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Starlin Castro Is Not Mentally Hopeless

It has been a pretty long-held notion that at a certain point in our lives we are beyond teaching.

670 The Score–08/19/2013

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

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