Spring Training

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Castro Still Sitting But Aims For Opening Day

Starlin Castro won’t return to game action until the team believes he’s 100 percent.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Castro Hopes To Play This Week

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro says he’s 80 percent healthy.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2014

Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Watch: Javier Baez Hits Mammoth Homer In Spring Training

Javier Baez has three homers in spring training this year.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2014

Jordan Danks. (Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Levine: Younger Danks Making His Mark In Sox Camp

Jordan Danks is making his push to get in the White Sox outfield rotation.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2014

Ronald Belisario. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Relief Pitcher Ronald Belisario Arrives In White Sox Camp

Relief specialist Ronald Belisario reported to camp on Saturday, after missing the first three weeks of spring training due to visa issues.

03/08/2014

Jose Quintana. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Quintana Knocked Out Of Game By Line-Drive

White Sox pitcher Jose Quintana was knocked out of a Spring Training game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after getting hit in the shin by a line drive.

03/08/2014

Pitcher Edwin Jackson #36 poses during Chicago Cubs photo day on February 18, 2013 at HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Jackson, After Tough Outing, Says He Has Time To Work It Out

Jackson gave up three runs in three innings of work. The problem for Jackson has never been his stuff; it’s always about location.

03/07/2014

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

Infielder Mike Olt (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Olt Has Clear Shot At Big League Job

Third base is a job that is wide open for the Cubs this spring. Ideally Mike Olt comes away as the teams opening day starter at the hot corner on March 31.

03/02/2014

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

Boston manager John Farrell, left, argues with Dana DeMuth. (Getty Images)

A Guide To MLB’s New Expanded Replay Rules

Managers decide to challenge for the first six innings, while umps decide thereafter.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Levine: No Movement On Long-Term Deal For Samardzija, Who Tries To Raise Game

Jeff Samardzija wants to be paid like an ace, so he’s got his sights set on being a star.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2014

Chris Sale. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

White Sox’s Sale Says He’s Better All-Around After Team’s Dismal Season

Chris Sale believes he gained valuable experience going through that and is better now in more ways than one as the White Sox try to rebound from their worst season in recent memory.

02/17/2014

Wrigley Field. (Getty images)

Lindholm: A Paean To Spring Training

Spring training’s here, and we can see coming that which we love: baseball.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2014

Kenny Williams. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Sox Executive VP Kenny Williams Excited For Spring Training

Former Chicago White Sox GM and current Executive Vice President Kenny Williams told 670 The Score that he is probably more excited for this year’s Spring Training than any other year since 2006.

02/08/2014

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Best Places To Visit Off Season In The US

New Orleans, Orlando, Maui, Phoenix, and San Francisco are among the best places to visit in the U.S. in the off season.

01/07/2014

Pitcher Carlos Villanueva #57 poses during Chicago Cubs photo day on February 18, 2013 at HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Villanueva Throws Six Scoreless, Cubs Beat Brewers 4-1

Carlos Villanueva threw six scoreless innings in the Cubs’ 4-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday.

03/22/2013

John Danks. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Danks Rocked Against The Reds

Chris Heisey and Jay Bruce hit consecutive home runs and the Cincinnati Reds tagged John Danks and the Chicago White Sox 10-6 Tuesday.

03/19/2013

Jesse Crain

McKnight: Crain Vows He’s Getting Closer To Returning

With just 18 days left in spring training, White Sox reliever Jesse Crain promises he’s close to returning to action.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2013

Cubs starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija delivers the ball against the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field on April 8, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Samardzija Homers In Cubs’ 7-5 Win Over D-backs

Jeff Samardzija homered and allowed four runs over 4 2-3 innings Monday in the Chicago Cubs’ 7-5 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-5.

03/11/2013

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