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Manny Ramirez. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Levine: Manny Will Be Manny In Cubs Camp

Suiting up for the first day of practice, the former All Star outfielder will retain the title of consultant for major and minor league hitting.

02/25/2015

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

Levine: Epstein Lauds Ramirez, Doesn’t Close Door On Sosa

With Manny Ramirez in the fold, could the Cubs embrace Sammy Sosa again?

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

Manny Ramirez. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Cubs Hire Manny Ramirez As Hitting Consultant

The Cubs have also established a new mental skills program.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

Hitting coach John Mallee, right. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cubs Tab John Mallee As Their New Hitting Coach

Mallee spent his last two seasons with the Astros.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Searching For New Hitting Coach

The Cubs front office was concerned about the high strikeout rates of hitters.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2014

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

Reports: Cubs Hitting Coach Mueller Resigns

Manny Ramirez reportedly won’t be considered for the lead hitting coach job.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2014

Manny Ramirez. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Let Manny Be The New Manny In Chicago

Manny Ramirez has worked wonders with the young Cubs hitters at Triple-A Iowa.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2014

Manny Ramirez. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Levine: Manny Ramirez May Join Cubs’ Coaching Staff

“We have a really nice relationship with Manny,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2014

Jorge Soler  hits a double against the Milwaukee Brewers during the second inning on September 1, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Soler Comes Up Big In Wrigley Debut

Jorge Soler’s torrid start has been a great story for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2014

Manny Ramirez. (Getty Images)

Manny Ramirez To Join I-Cubs On Thursday

The 42-year-old Ramirez will serve as a player-coach.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014

Manny Ramirez Retires After Testing Positive For 2nd Time

Ramirez Moving Up To Triple A Iowa Next Week

(CBS) – The Chicago Cubs plan to promote former All Star slugger Manny Ramirez to Triple A Iowa next week. President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein on Friday said Ramirez, who has been getting in […]

06/20/2014

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

Shepkowski: History Says There’s More Than One Way To Handle Kris Bryant

Triple-A has worked wonders for some big prospects, but others prosper straight from Double-A.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

Manny Ramirez. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Levine: Manny Signing Has Some People Perplexed

The Cubs announced that the former All Star was signed as a player-coach at Triple A Iowa. T

05/26/2014

Manny Ramirez. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Emma: Ramirez Can Be Trusted To Benefit Cubs’ Prized Prospects

On a fall day in 2011, the Cubs unveiled their new direction. There were no mixed words — this is Theo Epstein’s baseball team, and his job is to win a World Series.

05/25/2014

Manny Ramirez

Cubs Sign Manny Ramirez As Triple A Player-Coach

The Chicago Cubs have signed former All-Star player Manny Ramirez to a minor league contract as a player-coach at Triple A Iowa, the Cubs announced in a press release.

05/25/2014

Houston Astros v Milwaukee Brewers

Bernstein: Really, Milwaukee?

Let’s not forget that Ryan Braun tried to ruin an innocent man’s reputation.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2014

The 1972 Miami Dolphins meet with President Barack Obama. (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Presidential Snub Makes Some ’72 Dolphins Even More Insufferable

People like Jim Langer, Manny Fernandez, and Bob Kuechenberg need to ask themselves what they’re really accomplishing here. What they feel is noble is in actuality quite petty.

670 The Score–08/21/2013

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TTYM: D-Wade Crashes A Prom, Harper Crashes Into A Wall, And Manny Crashes Taiwan!

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. It’s all about crashing in this week’s That Thing You Missed.  Jake “The Snake” Roberts crashes and burns while singing at a Braves game, Bryce Harper crashes into the wall, Manny […]

05/19/2013

Manny Ramirez. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Video: Manny Being Manny In Taiwan

You can take Manny Ramirez out of Major League Baseball, but you can’t take Manny Ramirez out of Manny Ramirez. Or something like that.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2013

Alex Rodriguez.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Adding A-Rod Would Be So Kenny

Kenny Williams has always had a thing for twilight.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2012

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