Len Kasper

Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright, center, will miss the rest of the season after injuring himself batting. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Experts Ready For DH In National League

It’s not “if.” It’s “when.”

CBS Chicago–04/29/2015

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

5 Dumb Tweets To Len Kasper During Arrieta’s No-Hit Bid

If not for Len Kasper, the Cubs wouldn’t have allowed a hit this season, so says Twitter.

CBS Chicago–09/17/2014

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Anthony Rizzo Told Cancer Patient He’d Homer For Him, Then Went Yard Twice

Rizzo is fast becoming a fan favorite in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/William Thomas Cain)

Baffoe: Look Forward With Cubs’ Departure From WGN Radio, Not Backward

Don’t scream for tradition when tradition has created zero championships in the past 100 years.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Jeff Samardzija, left, and Jose Quintana. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Attempting To Restore Enthusiasm To The Crosstown Series

How about a day-night doubleheader, with one game at the Cell and one at Wrigley?

CBS Chicago–05/06/2014


Mac & Spiegs Agenda: Blackhawks’ Sochi Hangover, Doc Emrick & Much More

Check out what’s on the slate for Friday’s show.

670 The Score–02/28/2014

Wrigley Field. (Getty images)

Lindholm: A Paean To Spring Training

Spring training’s here, and we can see coming that which we love: baseball.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2014

Bob Brenly.  (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Brenly: Tribune ‘Disorganization’ Led To Cubs Deal Falling Apart

In former Cubs broadcaster Bob Brenly’s words, his negotiations with the Cubs on a new deal this offseason just sort of fell apart.

670 The Score–02/26/2013

Chicago Cubs Helmet

Deshaies: Cubs Job Is ‘The Best In Baseball’

The day after the Cubs announced Jim Deshaies would be joining Len Kasper in the TV booth, the veteran pitcher and broadcaster joined The McNeil and Spiegel Show.

670 The Score–12/04/2012

Jim Deshaies. (Photo by: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Hire Astros’ Deshaies To Replace Brenly

Len Kasper has a partner again.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2012

Wrigley Field.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Analyzing The Potential Cubs Analysts

The search for a Cubs TV color analyst seems to be down to five men. And in typical Cub fashion not a one of the names is terribly exciting.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2012

Gary Carter, John Kruk and Paul Molitor during the MLB All Star Game Celebrity Softball Game.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

Wisch: Analyze This, Cubs Fans: How About Kruk As Color Man?

When it comes to replacing Bob Brenly in the TV booth, the Chicago Cubs don’t just need a color man for 2013.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2012

Starlin Castro. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: What’s Wrong With Starlin Castro?

It doesn’t take any kind of experienced scout to see outs being made, or any kind of analytical wizard to see month-by-month batting numbers sliding into frightening territory.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2012

Ryan Dempster

Kasper: ‘Surprised’ If Dempster Finishes Season With Cubs

As Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer work to improve the Cubs’ farm system, valuable Major League players may be traded for prospects.

670 The Score–05/29/2012

Kerry Wood. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kasper: Wood Needs To Get It Together Soon

It’s safe to say this hasn’t been the start to the season Cubs fans were hoping to see from veteran reliever Kerry Wood.

670 The Score–04/09/2012

Carlos Zambrano

Kasper: Cubs Fans Left Wondering What Could Have Been

In 11 seasons with the Cubs, Carlos Zambrano won 125 games, had a 3.60 ERA and hit 23 home runs in 659 at bats, but what fans may remember more is what could have been.

670 The Score–01/05/2012

Prince Fielder

Kasper: Doesn’t Make Sense For Cubs To Get Fielder

Now that the Albert Pujols domino has fallen, it’s only a matter of time before Prince Fielder’s goes, too.

670 The Score–12/13/2011

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

Kasper: Cubs’ Heavy Lifting Already Done

While the question of who will become the next Cubs manager still looms around the North Side, one Cubs expert thinks the hard part in righting this organization has been done.

670 The Score–11/11/2011

Prince Fielder

Kasper: New-Look Cubs Coming Soon

This will be a Cubs team run like you’ve never seen one run before.

670 The Score–11/02/2011

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

Kasper: Cubs’ World Series Will Take Time

The Cubs believe they have the baseball man that will take them to their first World Series title in 103 years, but that World Series might be a few years in the making.

670 The Score–10/28/2011