Wisch: Derrick Rose Is The Sum Of All Our FearsRose's health struggles remind of some of Chicago's greatest unfulfilled talent.
Wisch: Time For Cubs To Draft A Pitcher And Enter Arms RaceThe Cubs need a couple power pitchers to reach their ultimate goal.
Shepkowski: Drafting Pitchers in Top 5 Anything But Sure Thing Only four of the past 37 pitchers drafted in the top five have made the All-Star Game.
Bernstein: Bad-Bounce Loss Tough To TakeHockey can be a strange sport, which is why losses can be so painful.
Wisch: 2003 NLCS Didn’t Change Cubs, It Changed Cubs FansCubs fans swallowed a bitter pill that they haven’t coughed up in the decade since.
Shepkowski: Catch-22 For Cubs First Round PickWith baseball's 49th annual first-year player draft beginning on Thursday night and the Cubs picking second overall, much hope on the North Side has gone to the Cubs drafting their future ace. Before you start to get too excited, Cubs fans, let me just give you a refresher that Major League Baseball has seen this before.
Mark Prior Attempting Comeback With Dusty Baker's RedsFormer Cubs pitcher Mark Prior is attempting another comeback -- this time with his former manager.
Wisch: Could ‘Prior’ Restraint Have Helped The Cubs?But could something have really been different if the Cubs and manager-turned-punching-bag Dusty Baker had handled their one-time pitching wunderkinds in a different way?
Spiegel: The Abusers And Protectors Of Chris SaleIn one of the developing, most interesting stories of the 2012 local baseball season, people are picking their sides.
Wisch: A Look At The Cubs' Draft BustsAnd as we bask in the hopeful afterglow provided by this week’s draft, I thought it would be wise to also look back at some of the Cubs’ biggest disappointments throughout the years.
Silverman: Sale Needs To Be Treated With Kid Gloves Despite Spectacular StartSale shouldn't be allowed to go out every fifth game and pitch 7-plus innings every time he ventures to the mound the rest of the season. He is too valuable a prospect and he is still developing.
Report: Mark Prior To Sign With Red Sox Former Cubs hurler Mark Prior will sign with the Red Sox, according to a tweet from CBS Sports' Jon Heyman.