Joe Maddon

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

As Expected, Jon Lester Will Start Opener For Cubs

Chicago opens the season April 5 against St. Louis at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Forbes: Cubs, White Sox Tickets Already Going For More On Secondary Market

The secondary ticket market shows Chicago baseball fans are bullish on their teams.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

MLB Plans To Resolve Joe Maddon Tampering Case Before Start Of Season

The Cubs have denied any wrongdoing.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

Cubs third baseman prospect Kris Bryant. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Bryant Asked To Play Outfield This Spring

Although 23-year-old phenom Kris Bryant will compete for the Cubs third-base job this spring, learning another position will be a part of his experience in Mesa.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer, left, manager Joe Maddon, center, and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Forget 100+ Years With The New Cubs

The old Cubs have nothing to do with these new Cubs.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2015

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Management Eager For First Winning Season Together

“We have a really nice culture,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2015

Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

Pitchers, Catchers Report This Week

The Cubs report to Mesa this Thursday, while the White Sox report to Glendale this Friday.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Tampering Case Against Cubs Over Joe Maddon Hiring Still Open

The Cubs have vehemently denied the Rays’ accusation.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2015

Former Cubs manager Lou Piniella. (Getty Images)

Lou Piniella On Joe Maddon: ‘He’ll Bring Back A Winner To Chicago’

“Joe will find out that this is a little tougher job than the Tampa Bay job,” Piniella says.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, and Bears coach John Fox. (Getty Images)

Wisch: Welcome To Chicago’s Golden Age Of Coaching

There are a lot of smart men leading sports franchises in Chicago now.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Sporting News Picks Cubs To Win 2015 World Series

Expectations are high inside and outside Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2015

Sam Fuld. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Levine: Former Maddon Outfielders Seem Like Good Fit For Cubs

Chicago could be eyeing Sam Fuld and/or Jonny Gomes to add a veteran presence.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2014

Jonny Gomes. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs Showing Interest In Jonny Gomes

“I’ve got a man crush on him,” manager Joe Maddon says of Gomes.

CBS Chicago–12/11/2014

Cubs fans. (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Bernstein: From Bears Misery To Baseball Hope

Tuesday provided a batch of good sports news that Chicago needed.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, and White Sox manager Robin Ventura. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Embrace The Fun Of The Chicago Baseball Offseason

Excitement! Subplots! Stars! A rivalry spiced up! This is fun.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs’ World Series Odds Improve Drastically

At 12-1, the Cubs are now one of the favorites to win the 2015 World Series.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

New Cubs bench coach Dave Martinez. (J. Meric/Getty Images)

Levine: Dave Martinez Returns To His Roots

Martinez will be Joe Maddon’s bench coach and likely work with the outfielders and baserunners.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2014

Dave Martinez, left, and Joe Maddon. (J. Meric/Getty Images)

Cubs Hire Dave Martinez As Bench Coach

Martinez was a longtime member of Joe Maddon’s staff in Tampa Bay.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2014

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

Baffoe: What I’m Not Thankful For In 2014 Sports

Thursday Night Football, the Derrick Rose debates and Ronnie Woo Woo are on the list of turkeys.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Now Joe Maddon’s Offering To Buy Fans A Round Of Drinks

Maddon wants to hang out at the Cubby Bear after a win this upcoming season.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

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