Joe Maddon

Cubs reliever Pedro Strop. (Getty Images)

Grote: The Story Behind Pedro Strop’s Crooked Hat

Strop has been fined before for his off-to-the-side hat, but Cubs manager Joe Maddon is cool with it.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2015

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Behind The Plate: Joe Maddon Brings Family Recipe To Wrigley Field

The newest addition to the Wrigley Field concession stands comes straight from new Cubs skipper Joe Maddon.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2015

Manager Joe Maddon. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Levine: Manager Factor A Key Element Of Cubs’ Winning Streak

Riding the wave of a six-game winning streak, the Cubs have been the talk of baseball as of late.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Mental Toughness Being Taught At Wrigley

The Cubs prevailed in 12 innings, but at what cost to an overexposed and battered bullpen?

CBS Chicago–05/16/2015

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant, center. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Metrics Show Cubs’ Offensive Potential

Sabermetrics show how the Cubs can increase their offensive production.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro, left, and outfielder Jorge Soler celebrate a win. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Learning How To Win Together

“Everybody around here now expects to win,” Welington Castillo says.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2015

Cubs rookie Kris Bryant slides into third base with a triple. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Kris Bryant Does It All

Bryant’s all-around game was on display Tuesday in a 6-1 win against the Mets.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2015

Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon: Laying Off Slider Is The Key For Jorge Soler To Break Out

Soler’s had a respectable start but has much room to improve, Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2015

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Emma: Cubs’ Jon Lester Is Finding His Form

“My expectations are more than anybody can put on me,” Lester says.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Grote: Joe Maddon’s Batting Order Keeps Cubs On Their Toes

The Cubs are getting accustomed to Maddon’s unconventional ways.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Starter’s Pitch Count Not The Only Factor For Joe Maddon

Do you take your starter out or leave him in? This is the issue all 30 big league managers must deal with on a daily basis.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon On Cardinals: ‘Best In Division, But We Can Play With These Guys’

“I like our group versus their group a lot,” Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

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View: Cubs Show Support By Donning Blackhawks Gear

The young Cubs keep the mood light.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs, Joe Maddon Cleared Of Tampering Charges

Maddon says he still has a good relationship with the Rays organization.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Cleared Of Tampering Charges In Joe Maddon Hiring

The Rays raised the issue after Maddon left for Chicago last November.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Joe Maddon Promises More Out-Of-The-Box Baseball Moments

The Cubs stole five bases in a win Tuesday against the Pirates and will continue to be aggressive.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Cubs infielder Addison Russell.  (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Joe Maddon: ‘Too Soon’ To Worry About Addison Russell’s Future Position

Russell can play anywhere in the infield, Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro, left, and outfielder Jorge Soler celebrate a win. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Not Afraid To Celebrate Fast Start

“I come from the land of big celebrations after wins,” Joe Maddon says. “I don’t want that ever to get old.”

CBS Chicago–04/28/2015

Jake Arrieta lays down a bunt. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: A Designated Hitter Seems Inevitable In The National League

The debate continues on as to whether the Senior Circuit should add a designated hitter.

04/27/2015

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Behind The Plate: One-On-One With Cubs Manager Joe Maddon

Maddon says he’s still in awe of his new job and his new office.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2015

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