Baseball is going to be the real test of how safely sports can resume. Friday the Cubs and Sox took the first steps toward getting back on the field.
White Sox And Cubs Take Safety Precautions As Workouts BeginBaseball is going to be the real test of how safely sports can resume. Friday the Cubs and Sox took the first steps toward getting back on the field.
Social Distancing And BaseballCBS 2's Matt Zahn reports on what the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Cubs are doing to stay safe as they practice this summer.
Summer Camp Workout For Baseball TeamsCBS 2's Matt Zahn reports on what the teams are doing to stay safe while playing and keeping COVID-19 guidelines upfront.
Cubs Pitching Coach Tommy Hottovy Talks Tearfully About COVID-19 ExperienceCubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy teared up when he announced he recently had COVID-19. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Chicago One Of Finalist For Two NHL Hub CitiesChicago is one of the four cities being considered as one of the two home locations for the NHL playoffs.
Players, Advocates Protest Cancellation Of Chicago State University Baseball ProgramA budget cut last week left the baseball program at Chicago State University permanently on the bench. However, the players aren’t going quietly.
Could Some Cubs Players Choose To Opt Out Of 2020 Season?Plans are moving forward for Major League Baseball, with teams beginning practices this week – but we also have some players starting to opt out. General Manager Jed Hoyer and Manager David Ross talk about the potential situation with the Cubs.
What Can We Expect From Cubs, White Sox This Shortened Baseball Season?CBS 2’s Luke Stuckmeyer asked Mark Gonzales, the Cubs beat writer for the Chicago Tribune, what kind of game shape the players are likely to be in.
Chicago Red Stars Open Up Play In National Women's Soccer League Challenge CupIn a powerful moment before the game during the national anthem, all of the players wore Black Lives Matter shirts, and most took a knee, including Naperville Central alum Sasey Short and teammate Julie Ertz.
White Sox Hoping For The Best As They Prepare To Resume PlayingThe White Sox will be back on the field at Guaranteed Rate Field next Friday for their first workout. CBS 2's Matt Zahn talked with Manager Rick Renteria and GM Rick Hahn.
Jay Cutler Has A Chicken Serial Killer On His FarmFormer Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is on the hunt for a serial killer at his farm in Nashville. Someone’s been offing his chickens.
Chicago Dogs To Resume Play With Fans In RosemontYou’ll be able to watch professional baseball in person in the Chicago area this summer, starting July 7. Chicago Dogs owner Shawn Hunter told CBS 2's Matt Zahn about the precautions being taken in Rosemont.
Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word On Free COVID-19 TestingSingletary is helping the “Minority and Rural Health Coronavirus Study,” which seeks to understand why COVID-19 is disproportionally affecting minorities and underserved communities in Chicago and across the nation, spread the word about free COVID-19 tests in Chicago and Kankakee.
Cubs Sign HowardChicago Cubs sign Mt. Carmel grad Ed Howard with $3.75 million signing bonus.
Sox Sign CrochetThe Sox first-round pick, Garrett Crochet is signed with a $4.5 million bonus
Chicago Sky Coach, GM James Wade On Playing Shortened Season In FloridaThe Chicago Sky are getting ready for a training camp, and all the league games, to be played in Bradenton, Florida. Coach and General Manager James Wade tells CBS 2’s Luke Stuckmeyer he is prepping for the challenge.
Chicago Dogs Among 6 American Association Baseball Teams Set To Start Season In 3 Pod CitiesThe Chicago Dogs will be playing out of Milwaukee, one of the league’s three pod cities, with a limited number of fans in attendance. CBS 2’s Matt Zahn talked to Dogs owner Shawn Hunter about what went into their plan.
Bulls Head Physician On How Safe It Is For Sports To ReturnCBS 2's Matt Zahn spoke with Bulls head physician Dr. Brian Cole, who's also Managing Partner at Midwest Orthapaedics at Rush Hospital, about how safe it really is for sports to return.
Horse Racing Set To Return At Arlington Race TrackHorse racing is set to return at Arlington Park, without fans, at least to start.
Former Bears Coach Dave Wannstedt On Montgomery And QB CompetitionFormer Bears head coach Dave Wannstedt tells Luke Stuckmeyer that he’s a big believer in running back David Montgomery.
High School Basketball Championship Games To Return To Urbana-ChampaignCBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports Illinois' boys' high school basketball tournament is returning to the Urbana-Champaign area, resuming a tradition that begin in 1919.
Doug Glanville Says It’s Important Athletes Don’t Just Stick To SportsFormer Cubs outfielder Doug Glanville has taught courses at UConn, Yale and Penn. Glanville thinks baseball can, in a small way help heal and lead our country.
Michael Jordan's Big CatchApparently, Michael Jordan is pretty good at fishing, too.
Doug Glanville: We Could All Benefit From Baseball NowThe fate of the Major League Baseball season is bouncing back and forth like a baserunner caught in a rundown. Former Cubs outfielder Doug Glanville tells CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer that baseball is just what we need right now.