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  1. Girardi right choice for Cubs' credibility

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The firing of Dale Sveum had very little to do with what the former Chicago Cubs manager did wrong. Sveum and his bosses knew when he was hired that the team would be varying degrees of bad for three or four seasons. The player develop...

    Blog | September 30, 2013
  2. The (not-so-) Friendly Confines in 2013

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs have set few records over the past three seasons, but on Tuesday they broke one for home losses in a season, racking up their 50th after an 8-2 defeat to the Pittsburgh Pirates. The previous record was 49 home losses in...

    Blog | September 25, 2013
  3. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 3, Braves 1

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs scored three late runs to overtake the Atlanta Braves for a 3-1 victory Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field. How it happened: The Braves were on the cusp of winning the National League East division. Their magic number ...

    Blog | September 21, 2013
  4. Kevin Gregg of Chicago Cubs won't face discipline from team

    Bruce Levine

    Cubs closer Kevin Gregg was told Friday night by president of baseball operations Theo Epstein his status would remain the same and he would not be released despite the reliever's outspoken public criticism of the team.

    Story | Conversation | September 21, 2013
  5. Cubs right to consider all options with staff

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- What the Chicago Cubs front office, led By Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer, is doing with Dale Sveum and the coaching staff is not out of the ordinary. Epstein and Co. are interested in hiring the best baseball players and instructors to attain...

    Blog | September 20, 2013
  6. Cubs to build mock-up sign for renovation

    Bruce Levine

    The Chicago Cubs will build a short-term mock-up sign that will go up in right field to simulate what rooftop owners will look through when the renovation of Wrigley Field is completed in 2018. The Cubs are hoping to work with their rooftop partne...

    Blog | September 07, 2013
  7. Chicago Cubs plan to build mock-up sign for advertiser's approval...

    Bruce Levine

    The Cubs will build a short-term mock-up sign that will go up in right field to simulate what rooftop owners will look through when the renovation of Wrigley Field is completed in 2018.

    Story | Conversation | September 07, 2013
  8. Chris Rusin still a work in progress

    Bruce Levine

    As the Chicago Cubs develop their rotation for the future, certain road bumps will occur for the young pitchers trying to claim a starting spot for 2014 and beyond. Left-hander Chris Rusin, who had been impressive in most of his previous nine majo...

    Blog | September 06, 2013
  9. Rapid Reaction: Marlins 6, Cubs 2

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs lost a 6-2 decision to the Miami Marlins on Tuesday at Wrigley Field. How it happened: Edwin Jackson was seeking his first victory since July 31. The 29-year-old starter was 0-3 with a 5.97 ERA in August. (Marlins start...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  10. At 7-15, Edwin Jackson expects to rebound

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Losing 15 big league games in one season is not an easy accomplishment. In his first season of a four-year, $52 million contract, Chicago Cubs starter Edwin Jackson has dealt with that adversity about as well as any professional pitcher...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  11. Samardzija, Wood seeking 200 innings

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Although the Chicago Cubs are mostly just playing out the string of September games, starting pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Travis Wood both have the goal completing 200 innings on the mound for the season. Both pitchers have been progre...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  12. Cubs call up three pitchers and a catcher

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs called up four players from their minor league system on Tuesday. RHP Justin Grimm, LHP Brooks Raley and catcher J.C. Boscan were recalled from Class AAA Iowa. LHP Zach Rosscup was selected from Iowa and added to the 40...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  13. Sveum keeps staff and players motivated

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs' formula for becoming a perennial contender has had its impact on the club's manager and coaching staff. For the second consecutive season Dale Sveum and his supporting group of coaches have had to watch the front office t...

    Blog | August 31, 2013
  14. Sandberg savors win over Cubs

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The Philadelphia Phillies' 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs was certainly a sweet victory for Cubs icon Ryne Sandberg on Friday. After the Phillies came back from a five-run deficit, the lineup card of his team's first win at Wrigley Fiel...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  15. Rapid Reaction: Phillies 6, Cubs 5

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Here's a quick look at the Chicago Cubs' 6-5 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday: How it happened: Second baseman Michael Young's bloop hit plated Roger Bernadina with the go-ahead run in the ninth inning to cap a Phillies' come...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  16. Sandberg welcomed back to Wrigley

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Hall of Fame Chicago Cubs second baseman Ryne Sandberg received a big ovation from the crowd as he took the Philadelphia Phillies lineup to home plate in his return to Wrigley Field on Friday. Sandberg, who was passed over twice by the ...

    Blog | August 30, 2013