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  1. Wood gets no decision, off to All-Star Game

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs starter Travis Wood didn't have his best command on Sunday, ending the evening with a no decision. The team's lone All-Star certainly pitched well enough to keep his team in the game. Wood pitched 5.2 innings of three-ru...

    Blog | July 15, 2013
  2. Video: Levine talks Sale, Youkilis

    Bruce Levine

    ESPNChicago's Bruce Levine reports from the All-Star Game on the impact of Kevin Youkilis and Chris Sale's bid for the Cy Young....

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  3. Experience the reward for Chicago's Stars

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- This combined tale of one city's teams in the 83rd All-Star Game is highlighted by first-time appearances from Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale and Chicago Cubs outfielder/first baseman Bryan LaHair. Although none of the s...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  4. Peavy just happy to be on All-Star bench

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Although Chicago White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy was happy to make the All-Star team, he is hoping to get passed up in manager Ron Washington's rotation. "I would love to get the rest and be ready to pitch Saturday night. So I wi...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  5. Sale keeping hitters off-balance

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- American League All-Stars tipped their hats in the direction of Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale and his impressive mix of fastballs. The 23-year-old first time All-Star will pitch one inning in Tuesdays All-Star Game, and ...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  6. LaHair chose Cubs chance over Japan

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Bryan LaHair's long road to Tuesday's All-Star Game would have taken a detour East if not for an intervention by Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein last winter. "I was on my way to play in Japan this year," said LaHair, who wi...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  7. Konerko rewarded with sixth All-Star nod

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The road doesn't get easier for veterans like Paul Konerko as the years and injuries continue to build up. For the 36-year-old Konerko, however, that road usually ends up at an All-Star Game, in this case at Kauffman Stadium. ...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  8. Castro plans to be perennial All-Star

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro is thrilled to be back as a National League All-Star for the second straight season. "I am much more comfortable this year because my English is much better and I can talk to everybody with...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  9. NL teammates happy for LaHair

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The rags-to-riches story of a ball player who spends a lifetime in the minors and other obscure baseball outposts before making it to the major leagues has already been the subject of numerous books and movies. The Chicago Cubs ha...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  10. Dunn happy to be an All-Star again

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn has accomplished a lot over the past 10 seasons, but he hasn't been to an All-Star Game since 2002. "I went my rookie year, and I have not been back since so when people like me say...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  11. Sale looks to enjoy All-Star experience

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale will not start the All-Star game on Tuesday night -- Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander was tabbed as the starter on Monday -- but that won't diminish the excitement for Sale as a 23-year-old fir...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  12. Cubs, Sox prospects make Futures impact

    Bruce Levine

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox were represented well in the All-Star Futures Game on Sunday. Infielder Carlos Sanchez of the White Sox and Cubs center fielder Jae-Hoon Ha had big offensive days playing for the World tea...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  13. Sale credits conditioning for breakout year

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The reason for Chris Sale's first-half success can be related to a factor that goes beyond his electric stuff on the mound. After experiencing elbow tenderness and briefly moving to the bullpen as a result in early May, Sale had to incr...

    Blog | July 06, 2012
  14. Sox find way to get Sale some rest

    Bruce Levine

    Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale will get 10-12 days off between Tuesday's start and his next outing the weekend after the All-Star break. The Sox will rest their top pitcher and then try to soften his innings load moving toward the second ha...

    Blog | July 03, 2012
  15. Podcast: Bryan LaHair on his All-Star nod

    Bruce Levine

    Cubs first baseman Bryan LaHair joins Carmen, Jurko and Harry to discuss his surprise All-Star selection. Click here for more podcasts from ESPN Chicago....

    Blog | July 02, 2012
  16. Soriano comes up short of All-Star bid

    Bruce Levine

    Although Alfonso Soriano has seven All-Star games under his belt, making the 2012 squad would have been a feather in his Chicago Cubs cap. The Cubs will be represented on the National League team by shortstop Starlin Castro and first-time All-Star...

    Blog | July 01, 2012