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Theo Epstein. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Schuster: Epstein Almost Giddy About Beginning Of Spring Training

Theo Epstein was almost giddy talking about the beginning of Spring Training. The Cubs President said this has been a long time coming.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2012

Marlon Byrd

Schuster: Notes On Byrd From Spring Training

Marlon Byrd filled up the reporter’s notebook on Saturday. The first thing you noticed seeing is that there is less of him…20 lbs to be exact.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2012

Mike Quade

Mesa Approves Cubs Plans For Spring Training Facility

Agreements have been approved that will allow the Cubs to build a new $99 million training complex in Mesa, Ariz.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2011

Jeff Baker

Plans Afoot For New Cubs Spring Training Stadium

The Cubs are back home at Wrigley Field now, and plans are moving ahead for a new stadium for the team in Arizona, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011

Carlos Quentin

Stone: Quentin ‘In Line For A Good Year’

The 2011 Chicago White Sox season officially begins in Cleveland, and after all the big offseason moves, the team is set up to be a dangerous team in the AL Central. But one returning player could have the biggest impact.

670 The Score–04/01/2011

Adam Dunn

Kittle: Tough Adjustment To DH For First Time

Adam Dunn has said he has difficulty getting loose while playing DH, there are some who see this as an excuse, and some who understand what he’s going through. Former South Sider Ron Kittle knows what he’s going through.

670 The Score–03/31/2011

Matt Garza

No Need To Worry About Garza’s Rocky Spring

Matt Garza’s first spring training with the Chicago Cubs didn’t go the way that he, the Cubs or the fans would have wanted.

670 The Score–03/31/2011

Max Ramirez

Cubs Send Catcher Ramirez To Triple-A

The Chicago Cubs have sent catcher Max Ramirez to Triple-A Iowa, their 40-man roster now stands at 37 players.

03/30/2011

Adam Dunn

Dunn Homers, But White Sox Fall To Royals 3-2

Bruce Chen pitched five solid innings, Brayan Pena hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Tuesday for their sixth straight victory.

670 The Score–03/29/2011

Welington Castillo

Cubs Send Castillo To Triple-A Iowa

The Chicago Cubs have optioned catcher Welington Castillo to Triple-A Iowa, the team announced today.

03/28/2011

Jake Peavy

Peavy’s Tendinitis A Blessing In Disguise?

When the Chicago White Sox break their spring training camp they’ll do so with only 11, opposed to their usual 12 pitchers. But when Jake Peavy returns, that number might have to go back to what it normally is.

670 The Score–03/28/2011

Alfonso Soriano

Cubs Flying Under The Radar

The Chicago White Sox are expected to be compete for the AL Central title and make a run into the playoffs, their North Side counter parts, on the other hand, have more modest expectations.

670 The Score–03/28/2011

Carlos Silva

Cubs Release Carlos Silva

The Chicago Cubs announced Sunday morning the unconditional release of right-handed pitcher Carlos Silva.

03/27/2011

Brent Morel

Cowley: There Was Never A Competition For Third Base

On Thursday, the Chicago White Sox named Brent Morel their starting third baseman. While it seems as if Morel beat out Mark Teahen based on their spring training performances, the job may have been decided much sooner.

670 The Score–03/25/2011

Chicago White Sox

Rongey: 5th Spot Still Humber’s…For Now

Seven earned runs and and 4 walks in Thursday’s 8-7 White Sox loss to the Cubs, likely aren’t going to cost Phil Humber a chance at breaking camp as the team’s 5th starter. Barring an incredible recover by Jake Peavy or an acquisition of some kind (both highly unlikely), Humber will still be the guy.

670 The Score–03/24/2011

Brent Morel

White Sox Name Morel Starting Third Baseman

On Thursday, Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen announced that Brent Morel will be the team’s starting third baseman.

670 The Score–03/24/2011

Matt Camp

Ojeda, Scales Among Cubs’ Roster Cuts

The Chicago Cubs have sent five players to minor league camp and reduced their spring training roster to 31 players, the team announced on Thursday.

03/24/2011

Chicago White Sox infielder Brent Lillibridge has trouble with a ground ball. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Rongey: Final Decisions By Monday

With few decisions left to be made, the White Sox fully expect that their team will be complete by next week. That according to the manager Ozzie Guillen after the Sox 6-2 loss to the Dodgers on Wednesday.

670 The Score–03/23/2011

Matt Thornton

Nothing Changes For Thornton

After going most of spring training battling with Chris Sale to be the Chicago White Sox’s closer, Matt Thornton got the official nod from manager Ozzie Guillen. But it’s business as usual for Thornton, even after the announcement.

670 The Score–03/23/2011

Justin Berg

Cubs Send Four Players To Minor League Camp

The Chicago Cubs have sent four players to minor league camp, bringing their spring training roster down to 36 players.

03/23/2011

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