Rick Renteria

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Bernstein: No Crying For Replaced Coaches

Any improvement within league rules shouldn’t warrant criticism.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddon Saddened By Renteria Firing

“I feel badly about it,” Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Take Comfort In The Confidence Of The Cubs

There’s a cold-blooded plan in place.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2014

Rick Renteria.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Renteria Can Walk Tall After Firing

A baseball lifer, Rick Renteria did his job in his lone season in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Wisch: Don’t Weep For Rick Renteria

Baseball is a cutthroat business, as Friday afternoon showed.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

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

The Cubs Are So Over ‘Relieving’ Managers Of Their Duties Or ‘Not Retaining’ Them

Rick Renteria was “fired,” as the Cubs said in their press release.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Cubs Fire Rick Renteria, Will Introduce Joe Maddon On Monday

Theo Epstein says he must be loyal to the organization over any one individual.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Could Have Joe Maddon Answer By Friday

The Cubs and free agent manager Maddon are reportedly continuing talks.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Temper Expectations Regarding The Joe Maddon Frenzy

Maddon’s a really good manager, but big names haven’t panned out for the Cubs in years past.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Amid Speculation, Rick Renteria Still Focused On ‘Bringing Championship To Chicago’

Renteria is trying his best to tune out the Joe Maddon-to-Chicago talk.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Joe Maddon. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddon’s Sudden Availability Could Trump Renteria’s Solid Job For Cubs

Joe Maddon is a free agent after deciding to leave the Rays.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Positive Vibes Surround Cubs As 2014 Comes To End

The record didn’t indicate it entirely, but the Cubs believe the saw plenty of growth.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

Welington Castillo (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Castillo Expects Better Performance Next Season

Welington Castillo believes he put too much pressure on himself this year.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Arismendy Alcantara.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Leadoff Man Wanted, Apply At 1060 W Addison

A similar sign is posted in many different clubhouses in baseball — “Wanted: a player who can get on base and steal.”

CBS Chicago–09/21/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Not Surprised By Better Play As They Take The Next Step

Manager Rick Renteria believes some pitching depth would work wonders in the future.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

Javier Baez. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Levine: Baez Gets His Shot At Shortstop

“It is mostly about him staying in himself and staying more focused in his zone,” Rick Renteria says of Javier Baez.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2014

Welington Castillo checks on teammate Starlin Castro after he suffered an injury sliding into home plate to score a run in the first inning Tuesday against the Milwaukee Brewers.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Castro’s Injury Will End His Season

Starlin Castro has a high left ankle sprain that will keep him out for September.

CBS Chicago–09/03/2014

Starlin Castro. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Castro’s Ankle Not Broken, But Further Test Results Still Pending

Starlin Castro is hitting .292 this season.

CBS Chicago–09/03/2014

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

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Renteria’s Handling Of Bullpen His Greatest Challenge

Rick Renteria has to weigh winning games with protecting the future.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2014

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