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Javier Baez

Wrigley Field. (Getty images)

Baffoe: Chicago Baseball Is Beautiful And Unfair

Before the rainbow, there must be rain. And it’s raining right now on Chicago baseball.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

Cubs Uniform Logo. (Credit: Getty)

Levine: Baez Handles Demotion Well

Javier Baez was sent down to minor league camp Saturday.

03/22/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Levine: Samardzija Sets Routine Leading Up To Opening Day

Jeff Samardzija will make one more start and then have five days rest before the opener.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Levine: Renteria Reiterates — Baez Returning To Minors

The Cubs continue to insist Javier Baez will be the everyday shortstop at Triple-A Iowa.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2014

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Mac & Spiegs Agenda: Durant’s Excellence, Irsay’s Battle, Hawks Have 2 Tough Ones

Mark Lazerus and Bob Kravitz are two of the guests scheduled to join the guys today.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2014

Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Lindholm: Evaluating The Cubs’ Roster

The youngsters have been sent back down, giving us a better idea of what lies ahead.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2014

Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Watch: Javier Baez Hits Mammoth Homer In Spring Training

Javier Baez has three homers in spring training this year.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2014

Chris Sale. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Lindholm: Evaluating Top Under-25 Players Of White Sox, Cubs

The Cubs are stocked with young position players, while the White Sox have more youthful arms.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Wisch: Cubs Can’t Be Shortsighted With Castro

If Javier Baez has a higher defensive ceiling than Starlin Castro, then the latter needs to look at moving positions.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2014

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Spiegel: Your Glorious Day At Cubs Park In Mesa

Cubs Park is a glimpse of the bigger dream for Theo Epstein and Co.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Castro Hopes To Be Back Soon, Talks Of Respect For Baez

Starlin Castro said there’s no rivalry between him and top prospect Javier Baez. “We are good friends,” he said.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

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

Epstein: Cubs Not Interested In Cookies Because They’re ‘Cooking The Whole Meal’

Cubs president Theo Epstein won’t rush prospects to the majors just to whet the appetites of fans.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Propsects Not Threatening 25-Man Roster Yet

The team’s veterans spoke of how stockpiling talent allows you to hit the jackpot with someone.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

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

Tom Ricketts, right. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Owner Ricketts: ‘We Have A Team Right Now That Can Go To The Playoffs’

With confidence in his young players, Tom Ricketts believes the Cubs’ win total will improve this season.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

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

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Getty Images)

Levine: Baez Will Start Season In Minors

Javier Baez still needs to work on his defense and become more refined before becoming a regular at Wrigley.

670 The Score–02/18/2014

Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Do The Cubs Have The Best Trio Of Prospects In Baseball?

Javier Baez, Kris Bryant and Albert Almora have Cubs fans dreaming of better days.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2014

Gordon Beckham. (Getty Images)

Lindholm: Can Cubs, White Sox Second Basemen Be Saved?

This 2014 season is an important one for Gordon Beckham and Darwin Barney.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2014

Anthony Rizzo. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Lindholm: 2014 Cubs, Part 2 — Position Players

By Scott Lindholm- (CBS) My first piece previewing the 2014 Cubs analyzed their financial status. This one reviews the Cubs’ offense, while the next will be on their pitching. Beginning at catcher, the platoon of Dioner […]

CBS Chicago–01/27/2014

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