Joe Maddon

Cubs manager Joe Maddon.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Brings In Magician To Help Cubs ‘Create Some Magic Around Here’

Maddon dug into his bag of motivational tricks.

CBS Chicago–22 hours ago

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

Joe Maddon On Cardinals: ‘We’re Going To Get To That Point’

Maddon wants the Cubs to play better baseball late and cut down on strikeouts.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Grote’s Q-and-A With Orel Hershiser: Trade Deadline Could Tilt NL Race

Every National League team has had its flaws displayed, Orel Hershiser says.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2015

Cardinals outfielder Jason Heyward hit an RBI double against the Cubs. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs Lose 4-1 As Cardinals Complete Sweep

The Cubs were hitless in 10 at-bats with runners in scoring position and got swept by the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night.


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

Levine: Joe Maddon Goes Off On Umpire Review, Replay System

Maddon was shocked a game-ending call was upheld Wednesday night in a loss to the Dodgers.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon: ‘I Believe Baseball Magic Is Earned’

“I believe in all the intangibles other people don’t believe in,” Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Waxing Poetic On Technology, Attention Spans Shows How He Connects With Modern Player

Maddon wouldn’t get worked up if one of his players used social media during a game.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2015

Cubs backup catcher David Ross. (Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Joe Maddon Recognizes The Unmeasurable

Why David Ross over Kyle Schwarber in a few days? Because leadership matters.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Grote: Cubs Veterans Nurture, Don’t Resent Young Stars

“The real good veteran kind of enjoys this moment because it happened with him,” Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Cubs prospect Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon’s Excited To See How Kyle Schwarber Handles His Big League Cameo

Schwarber will be available to pinch hit but won’t start Tuesday night, Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

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

Levine: Joe Maddon Says Cubs Ready For Playoff Run

Maddon sees a team embracing the thought of playing meaningful baseball into October.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2015

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

Levine: More Bullpen Help Wanted At Wrigley Field

Right now, Cubs Manager Joe Maddon has a bullpen-by-committee going into the late innings.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2015

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

Grote: Joe Maddon Blew Up On A Writer In 1982 To Protect Mike Rizzo

Maddon recalled one of the few — only? — times he really got into it with the media.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2015

Javier Baez, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Spiegel: Anthony Rizzo, Javier Baez & The ‘B-Hack’

Rizzo has put his ego aside with the B-hack, and the results are remarkable.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

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

Levine: Joe Maddon Not Choosing A Side In Stanley Cup Final

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon had to play the role of master politician when asked about where his loyalty will side during the Stanley Cup Final.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2015

Addison Russell, after his walk-off hit Tuesday. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Cubs’ Addison Russell’s ‘Going To Be Special’

The 21-year-old Russell has made an impression on teammates early in his career.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Talks Starlin Castro’s Struggles, Kyle Schwarber’s Future

Castro’s hitting .214 in May after batting .325 in April.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2015

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