Rick Renteria

Starlin castro, left, and Ryan Sweeney. (Getty Images)

Emma: Clubhouse Leadership Has Different Dynamic For Rebuilding Cubs

There aren’t many long-tenured stalwarts or stars for the Cubs, but the chemistry is still clicking.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2014

Mike Olt. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Emma: Olt’s Future Clear Of Concern

Mike Olt has a renewed belief and confidence with his vision problems behind him.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Mike Olt. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Young Hitters Earn Their Spot In Lineup

Junior Lake and Mike Olt have earned a little more time while playing in platoons.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Levine: Castro Responds Well To Renteria’s Lineup Move

Castro homered twice Tuesday and has a five-game hitting streak.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

Umpire Brian Gorman, right, conducts a replay review. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Did We Get What We Wished For With Baseball Replay?

There are more loopholes and flaws than anyone envisioned with the new system.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Wrigley Field. (Getty images)

Baffoe: Chicago Baseball Is Beautiful And Unfair

Before the rainbow, there must be rain. And it’s raining right now on Chicago baseball.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Will Platoon Players To Begin Season

Mike Olt and Ryan Kalish have made the Opening Day roster for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2014

Darwin Barney.  (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Barney Trying To Focus On Two Jobs

By Bruce Levine- (CBS) Darwin Barney has been through the emotional ringer this offseason. For one, he’s heard his name in the trade rumor mill all winter, whispers that continue to swirl around him daily. […]

CBS Chicago–03/25/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Castro Still Hobbled But Hopes To Play Saturday

The Cubs figure to be cautious with Castro with 17 games in cold-weather cities to open the season.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2014

Mike Olt. (Getty Images)

Levine: Olt To Make Spring Training Third Base Debut Today

Slowed by injury, Cubs infielder Mike Olt is hoping to squeeze into the platoon at third base.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Levine: Samardzija Excited To Be Opening Day Starter

Samardzija isn’t worried about the inclement weather that may await in Pittsburgh.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2014

Travis Wood. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Notebook – Opening Day Starter Competition, Arrieta Throws Bullpen

Manager Rick Renteria still hasn’t named his Opening Day starter.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Wisch: Cubs Can’t Be Shortsighted With Castro

If Javier Baez has a higher defensive ceiling than Starlin Castro, then the latter needs to look at moving positions.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Samardzija Works Toward Opening Day Start

Jeff Samardzija wants to show he can be consistent for an entire season.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

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

Rocky Wirtz, left, with President Barack Obama. (Getty Images)

Wisch: Who Are Chicago’s Most Powerful Sports Figures?

Wins often equate to power in sports, but that’s not all.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Getty Images)

Levine: Baez Will Start Season In Minors

Javier Baez still needs to work on his defense and become more refined before becoming a regular at Wrigley.

670 The Score–02/18/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Samardzija On Stalled Long-Term Contract Talks: ‘Both Sides Are Justified’

Jeff Samardzija would like to remain a Cub, but a gap remains in contract negotiations.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2014

Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Epstein Sees ‘Tremendous Progress’ Amid Cubs’ Struggles

The young hitters give reason for hope, but quality young arms aren’t arriving anytime soon.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Samardzija Worth More To Someone Else

Many believe/hope the Cubs compete for a playoff spot in 2015. With that actually being pretty unrealistic it’s the wrong time not to shop a soon to be 29 year old starting pitcher.

670 The Score–11/14/2013

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