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  1. Streaking/Slumping: Soriano powers on

    Bruce Levine

    STREAKING 1. Ryan Dempster, P: The National League Player of the Week was 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA, and he allowed just seven hits in his two starts during 15 innings of work. The veteran starter, who can be a free agent at the end of the season, has...

    Blog | June 12, 2012
  2. Castro earns NL player of week award

    Bruce Levine

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro continues to be one of the main reasons to go to a ball game at Wrigley Field. Castro was named the NL player of the week for Aug. 1-7 after going 17-for-33 (.515) with a .758 slugging percentage and a .543 on...

    Blog | August 08, 2011
  3. Ramirez wins NL Player of the Week honors

    Bruce Levine

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Aramis Ramirez was named National League player of the week after hitting .393 with six home runs and 10 RBIs. Ramirez had struggled with home runs and RBIs until recently. His pinch-hit single in the ninth inning lifted...

    Blog | July 05, 2011
  4. Injuries consuming Sveum's time

    Bruce Levine

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- With a little more than three weeks until Opening Day, Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum seems to spend as much time with the team training staff as he does with his coaches. Two of the Cubs' star players are injured and other pl...

    Blog | March 06, 2013
  5. Sox trio vying for comeback POY

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox surprisingly lead the American League Centeral as the season reaches its final weeks. The team's standing is largely because it has arguably the three top candidates in the race for American League Comeback Player of ...

    Blog | August 07, 2012
  6. The true 'Rizzo effect' remains to be seen

    Bruce Levine

    The question of how impactful one player can be may be answered over the coming weeks and months as Anthony Rizzo tries to establish himself as a big league performer. If Rizzo's first game with the Chicago Cubs is any barometer of things to come...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  7. Tiger fans take over Wrigley

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- One Chicago Cubs player almost went into a full-blown Lee Elia-style meltdown when describing the Detroit Tiger fans' dominance of the Friendly Confines over this week's three-game series. "Boy it really (stinks) when your busting it i...

    Blog | June 14, 2012
  8. Streaking/Slumping: Sale's historic effort

    Bruce Levine

    STREAKING 1. Paul Konerko, first base: The hottest hitter in baseball is coming off of a week that most big league players never have. Since getting hit in the face on May 18th and missing the next two games, Konerko has been on a 15-for-28 tear ...

    Blog | May 29, 2012
  9. Streaking/Slumping: Sox find a closer

    Bruce Levine

    STREAKING 1. Paul Konerko, first base: The hottest hitter in baseball is coming off of a week that most big league players never have. Since getting hit in the face on May 18th and missing the next two games, Konerko has been on a 15-for-28 tear ...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  10. Quade looks forward to player meetings

    Bruce Levine

    CINCINNATI - With two weeks left in the 2011 season, Cubs' manager Mike Quade said he would meet with most of his players and discuss what he'd like to see them work on in the offseason. "In my mind it's a pretty long list," Quade said of his und...

    Blog | September 14, 2011
  11. Cubs extend Fleita's deal

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts made the unconventional move this week of giving a new four-year contract to the team's VP of player personnel, Oneri Fleita, without having a general manger in place, sources told ESPNChicago.com on Satu...

    Blog | September 03, 2011
  12. Chicago Cubs are keeping Oneri Fleita, VP of player personnnel

    Bruce Levine

    The Cubs have extend the deal of their VP of player personnel.

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2011
  13. With N.Y. in town, let Z speculation begin

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- With the New York Yankees coming to town, it's only normal that some Chicago Cubs players will be under the microscope of baseball scouts and media with the trading deadline only six weeks away. The one name that keeps coming up in base...

    Blog | June 16, 2011
  14. Cubs start dealing with trade whispers

    Bruce Levine

    LOS ANGELES -- After another loss on Friday, the players in the Cubs clubhouse became keenly aware of changes that may occur when general manager Jim Hendry begins going through trade offers over the next few weeks. Lefthanded starter Ted Lilly, w...

    Blog | July 10, 2010
  15. Philadelphia Phillies scouting White Sox's Bobby Jenks and J.J. P...

    Bruce Levine

    The Philadelphia Phillies are scouting the White Sox's Bobby Jenks and J.J. Putz.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2010