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Jim Hendry

Ted Lilly. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Name Ted Lilly As Special Assistant To President/General Manager

Former Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly will work under Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

Alfonso Soriano.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Ofman: Soriano Wasn’t Worth It

I’m a bit flummoxed by those who heaped a whole lot of love on Alfonso Soriano upon his departure. They called him a good influence in the clubhouse and a guy who learned to play left field. And there were actually some misguided fans (and even media folk) who were sorry to see him go.

07/29/2013

Edwin Jackson. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Zuba: Cubs Introduce Back-Up Plan Jackson

The Cubs wanted Anibal Sanchez. That much was obvious after the team officially announced the signing of right-hander Edwin Jackson to a four-year contract worth $52 million on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2013

Carlos Zambrano.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Not Buying The ‘New’ Zambrano

No smashing. No yelling. No cursing in Spanglish. No kidnapping a comely blonde bleacher bummette and climbing to the top of the manual scoreboard as military and police aircraft fire upon him.

670 The Score–07/18/2012

Kerry Wood. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Be Careful, Kerry Wood

Wood needs to be careful if he wants his post-career vision to be realized, and actual baseball is only a part of it.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2012

Jim Hendry. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Hire Hendry

After 17 seasons with the Cubs, Jim Hendry has found a new home in New York.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

Pitcher Carlos Zambrano of the Chicago Cubs reacts after throwing a pitch that got him ejected from the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 12, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Ready For Zambrano, Again?

I’m done with Carlos Zambrano. The Cubs, however, may not be.

670 The Score–12/07/2011

Crane Kenney. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images for the NHL)

Ricketts Working On Extension For Kenney

The Cubs are working on a contract extension for embattled President of Business Operations Crane Kenney, Tom Ricketts said Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2011

Theo Epstein

LISTEN: Theo Epstein On The Score

As new Cubs president Theo Epstein continues his media circuit, he stopped by The Mully and Hanley Show on Tuesday to discuss his new role in Chicago.

670 The Score–10/26/2011

Theo Epstein

LISTEN: Theo Epstein On The Score

As new Cubs president Theo Epstein continues his media circuit, he stopped by The Mully and Hanley Show on Tuesday to discuss his new role in Chicago.

670 The Score–10/26/2011

Theo Epstein meets the media as Chairman Tom Ricketts looks on. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Theo Epstein On The Score

As new Cubs president Theo Epstein continues his media circuit, he stopped by The Mully and Hanley Show on Tuesday to discuss his new role in Chicago.

670 The Score–10/26/2011

Theo Epstein takes a stroll at Wrigley Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hanley: Epstein Ushers In New Cubs Era

Epstein showed intelligence, confidence, humility, and a healthy dose of humor during the grand-slam press session.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

Theo Epstein is now officially the president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Epstein Meets Chicago, Promises ‘Sustained Success’

New president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs, Theo Epstein, was formally introduced during a press conference at Wrigley Field on Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

Theo Epstein. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Report: Epstein To Be Named Cubs President Friday

Theo Epstein is expected to be announced as Cubs President of Baseball Operations Friday at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Photo Of The Wrigley Field Sign. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Hanley: Don’t Count On Public Funding For Wrigley Field

Bodog didn’t put odds on Mayor Rahm Emanuel coming up with the $200 million in public money the Ricketts would like to help fix Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

Theo Epstein, general manager of the Boston Red Sox, answers questions about Carl Crawford during a press conference on December 11,  2010 at the Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Epstein On The Brink Of Joining The Cubs

According to a report from the Boston Herald, two sources have confirmed that Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein is on the verge of leaving his post with Boston to join the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein pauses before he addresses the media during a press conference.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Ask Permission To Speak To Epstein

According a report from the Boston Globe, the Chicago Cubs have asked permission from the Boston Red Sox to interview Theo Epstein for the Cubs’ general manager position.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

Bob Brenly

Brenly ‘Would Love’ Opportunity To Manage Again

Former Diamondbacks manager and current Cubs TV color analyst Bob Brenly said if the Cubs came to him about managing, he would be interested.

670 The Score–10/04/2011

Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein pauses before he addresses the media during a press conference.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Epstein To Chicago?

According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, sources indicate the Red Sox will allow general manager Theo Epstein to interview with the Cubs.

10/01/2011

Tom Ricketts

Ricketts on Cubs: ‘Turnarounds Can Happen Pretty Quickly’

Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts doesn’t think the Cubs are too far off from becoming a contender in the National League.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

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