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Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Levine: Leadership Evolving On Cubs

“I can’t say who the leader will be here, but that will happen on its own,” reliever Jose Veras says.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2014

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman: ‘I Want To Go Out Like Mariano Rivera’

Charles Tillman isn’t done playing football yet.

670 The Score–11/14/2013

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Time To Appreciate Paul Konerko

He may be finishing in Chicago as unassumingly as he arrived.

670 The Score–09/04/2013

Mariano Rivera. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

That’s All She Wrote: Rivera Is What’s Good About Baseball

ariano Rivera is what’s good and right about baseball. Alex Rodriguez is what’s emblematic about it.

670 The Score–08/09/2013

Alex Rodriguez and Mariano Rivera. (Credit: Getty Images)

Baffoe: Baseball’s Worst And Best Make Perhaps Last Stops In Chicago

Within 24 hours the same room held the game’s worst representative and its best.

670 The Score–08/07/2013

Bud Selig. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bud Selig’s Brain Cloud

By Tim Baffoe- (CBS) I’ve long contended that one of America’s most heinous shortcomings is the underappreciation of the film Joe Versus The Volcano. Since you’re probably not privy, the film is about a guy played […]

670 The Score–07/17/2013

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Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel Cabrera

Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.

05/16/2013

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Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen Respected As One Of Majors’ Best Relievers

If Kenley Jansen could toss 80-90 frames for Los Angeles, he could strike out 130-140 batters with a low ERA and WHIP.

03/27/2013

Mariano Rivera. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Mariano Rivera To Retire After This Season

Mariano Rivera will hold a press conference Saturday announcing his plans to retire at the end of the season, according to a report.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2013

Mariano Rivera. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rivera Tears ACL, Throwing Future In Question

The Yankees’ 12-time All-Star caught his cleat where the grass meets the warning track in Kansas City, his right knee buckling before he hit the wall. Rivera landed on the dirt, his face contorted in pain, as Alex Rodriguez uttered the words “Oh, my God” from some 400 feet away.

670 The Score–05/04/2012

Rivera Earns MLB Record 602nd Save

Long regarded as the best closer in baseball, Mariano Rivera now has more saves than anyone else, too.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2011

Kerry Wood

Kerry Wood Signs One-Year Deal With Cubs

Kerry Wood is returning to the Chicago Cubs, agreeing to a one-year, $1.5 million contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.

670 The Score–12/16/2010

Girardi Leaves Door Open for Cubs’ Managerial Position

He was born in Peoria and grew up a Cubs fan. He attended Northwestern University and later made his Major League debut with the Cubs. Joe Girardi has as much connection to the organization as […]

07/23/2010