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Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo. (Raul Arboleda/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Not Expected To Place Big Bid For Rusney Castillo

Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Cubs second baseman Javy Baez. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Hoyer: Cubs Will Let Baez Be Himself This Season

Plus, Jed Hoyer also addresses Jorge Soler’s timeline and the need for starting pitching.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2014

Cubs fans at Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Emotional Crossroads Of The Cubs’ Plan Taking Shape

With a tragic past and vast potential, how are Cubs fans to find a middle ground nowadays?

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

Jorge Soler in spring training. (Getty Images)

Soler Named Cubs’ Minor League Player Of The Month

Jorge Soler had a 1.391 OPS in July.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

Jorge Soler in spring training. (Getty Images)

Levine: Jorge Soler May Be A September Call-Up

Jorge Soler is already on the 40-man roster, which makes him easier to promote, Theo Epstein said.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

Darwin Barney. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Goodbye To Barney Another Goodbye To Hendry

Darwin Barney’s exit, unceremonious as it is, is a watershed for Cubdom.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

Jorge Soler in spring training. (Getty Images)

Cubs Promote Soler, Almora

They are two of the organization’s top five prospects.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2014

Addison Russell. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Emma: Projecting The Cubs’ ‘Future Five’

When will the Cubs’ young talent ascend to the major leagues? There are some hints.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Time For Cubs To Draft A Pitcher And Enter Arms Race

The Cubs need a couple power pitchers to reach their ultimate goal.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Cubs' Starlin Castro, left, and Cardinals' Matt Holliday. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Emma: Cubs Aspire To Match Cardinals’ Winning Model

The stock-the-farm system model the Cardinals have used is being mimicked by the Cubs nowadays.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2014

Cubs outfielder Ryan Kalish reacts after striking out as Yankees catcher John Ryan Murphy prepares to throw the ball back to the pitcher during game two of a doubleheader on April 16, 2014 at Yankee Stadium.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Offense A Real Issue

Cubs manager Rick Renteria knew run production would be an issue in 2014. Plenty of good starting pitching has been wasted in the team’s 4-10 start to the season.

04/18/2014

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Cubs Send Alcantara To Triple-A, Soler To Double-A, Bryant To Minor League Camp

The Cubs’ spring training roster now has 54 players on it.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2014

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Cubs Send Many Top Prospects To Minor League Camp

Kris Bryant, Albert Almora and Jorge Soler were among those sent down.

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

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

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

Theo Epstein. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Epstein: We’re Spending Every Dollar We Can On Our Major League Team

In early April, the Cubs’ brass came under fire after Sun-Times Cubs reporter Gordon Wittenmyer told The Mully and Hanley Show he thought Theo Epstein and Co. were going about their rebuilding process all wrong.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2013

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Soler Suspended Five Games For Bat Incident

Top Cubs prospect Jorge Soler has been suspended five games for charging at an opposing team’s dugout with a bat.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2013

Cubs Uniform Logo. (Credit: Getty)

Cubs Prospect Jorge Soler Wields Bat In Front Of Opponent’s Dugout

Top Cubs prospect Jorge Soler reportedly charged his opponent’s dugout wielding a bat during a game Wednesday night in Daytona Beach.

04/11/2013

A Cubs fan shows his support. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Ofman: Optimistic Cubs Fans Need A Reality Check

Slow down. Calm yourself. Take a pill or adopt a billy goat as a pet. But please, please stop thinking the Cubs will win 90 games. They won’t win 80 and might be lucky to get past 70.

WBBM Newsradio–02/25/2013

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