CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score
New!  CBS Chicago Weather iPhone App: Daily Forecasts, Weather Alerts & Radar Maps!  Free Download »

Tim Wilken

Theo Epstein has agreed to a deal with the Chicago Cubs. Epstein won two World Series championships with the Red Sox during his nine-year tenure.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Celebrate Theo, Then Settle Down

Thanks to a once-thought-impossible confluence of circumstances — Boston’s historic collapse, an opening at Clark and Addison, and one man’s desire to leave the nurturing nest of his home city and spread his wings — Theo Epstein is reportedly ready to be the Cubs’ top baseball executive for five years and many millions.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Jim Hendry speaks with the press after being fired by the Chicago Cubs. (CBS)

Bernstein: A Ghost Haunts The Cubs

The reports of paranormal activity in the Cubs’ offices began last month. The sightings were frequent, and the stories shared similar, telltale characteristics.

670 The Score–09/05/2011

Chicago Cubs Helmet

Cubs’ Draft Reputation Is A ‘Little Below Average’

The Cubs’ lone representative in Sunday’s MLB Futures game was Matt Szczur, an outfielder playing for the team’s Single-A affiliate. Szczur is one of a few Cubs draft picks who appears to be showing promise, highlighting an organizational weakness.

670 The Score–07/11/2011