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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

Cole Hamels. (Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs On Hamels’ Approved Trade List

Still, executing a deal would be difficult with Philadelphia’s big asking price.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2014

Cole Hamels. (Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Levine: Hamels Makes Sense, But Deal Would Be Difficult

The Phillies’ asking price is sky high, and the Cubs won’t part with a Baez or Bryant.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2014

Pitcher Jake Arrieta #49 of the Chicago Cubs throws a pitch in the bottom of the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies on June 13, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Arrieta, Castro Lead Cubs Past Phillies

Jake Arrieta threw seven impressive innings, Starlin Castro hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 Friday night in matchup of last-place teams.

06/13/2014

Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg. (Getty Images)

Emma: Memories Come Flooding Back For Cubs Legend Sandberg

By Chris Emma- CHICAGO (CBS) — On a brisk April morning in Wrigleyville, the same warm sentiments returned to Ryne Sandberg. Memories were renewed as the Phillies’ team bus approached Wrigley Field, driving through the […]

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies steals second base in the 7th inning in front of Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs during the home opener at Wrigley Field on April 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Phillies Spoil Cubs’ Home Opener

Chase Utley hit a two-run homer and an RBI single, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on Friday in the opener of Wrigley Field’s 100th anniversary season.

04/04/2014

Dodgers starter Zack Greinke. (Getty Images)

Zack Greinke Is MLB’s Highest-Paid Player This Season

Paying Ryan Howard $25 million this season doesn’t set forth a path for success.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

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

A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

Roger Bernadina #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies (R) scores from second base past catcher Dioner Navarro #30 of the Chicago Cubs on an RBI single hit by teammate Michael Young #10 during the ninth inning at Wrigley Field on August 30, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Phillies Rally Past Cubs 6-5

Michael Young had four hits, including a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied for a 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday in Ryne Sandberg’s return to Wrigley Field.

08/30/2013

Ryne Sandberg. (Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Stop Pining For Ryne Sandberg

I want Cubs fans to do me a favor during this special time.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2013

David DeJesus #9 of the Chicago Cubs takes a face full of dirt trying to catch a fly ball double by Michael Young #10 of the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning at Citizens Bank Park on August 6, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Cubs Edged By Phillies 9-8

Darin Ruf and Chase Utley sparked a three-run fifth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 9-8 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.

08/06/2013

A General view of Citizens Bank Park in the rain after game was postponed due to weather between the Chicago White Sox and the Philadelphia Phillies on July 12, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

White Sox-Phillies Rained Out, 2 Games Saturday

The Phillies and White Sox got an unexpected Friday night off when rain postponed the opener of their weekend series. The game will be made up as part of a split doubleheader on Saturday with games starting at 3:05 and 8:15 p.m.

07/12/2013

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Q&A With Jim Rome On The Dream Team, Dwight Howard, And More

Jim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.

07/13/2012

Chris Volstad #32 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning on May 17, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Phillies Hold Off Cubs 8-7

CHICAGO (AP) — Roy Halladay threw eight strong innings for his first victory in a month and the Philadelphia Phillies held on for an 8-7 win over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night. Halladay (4-3) […]

05/17/2012

Jimmy Rollins #11 of the Philadelphia Phillies tags out David DeJesus #9 of the Chicago Cubs while attempting to stretch a single into a double in the first inning at Citizens Bank Park on April 30, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Phillies Hold Off Cubs 6-4

Placido Polanco hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the eighth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.

04/30/2012

Cubs Uniform Logo. (Credit: Getty)

Ruiz, Blanton Lead Phillies Over Cubs 5-2

Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in three runs, Joe Blanton threw 7 1-3 sharp innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 on Saturday night.

04/28/2012

Starlin Castro. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Maholm, Castro Lead Cubs To 5-1 Win Over Phillies

Paul Maholm pitched 6 1-3 solid innings, Starlin Castro had two hits and an RBI, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-1 Friday night.

04/27/2012

Mark Parent #8 of the Philadephia Phillies poses for a portrait during Spring Training at the Jack Russell Memorial Stadium in Clearwater, Florida. Mandatory Credit: Scott Halleran  /Allsport

Report: Sox To Name Parent As Bench Coach; McEwing To Coach Third

According to a report from the Chicago Tribune, the White Sox will announce the hire of Mark Parent as bench coach Tuesday when they formally introduce manager Robin Venture during a press conference at U.S. Cellular Field.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Roy Oswalt #44 of the Philadelphia Phillies talks with home plate umpire Angel Hernandez after a squirrel ran across home in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Four of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 5, 2011 in St Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Squirrel Steals Spotlight At NLDS

A squirrel ran across home plate in the fifth inning of the NL division series game between the Phillies and Cardinals on Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

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