Bruce Miles

Chicago Cubs Beat Writer
  • Phone(847) 427-4433
  • Emailbmiles@dailyherald.com
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Bruce Miles has been covering the Chicago Cubs for the Daily Herald since 1998 and Major League Baseball since 1989.

He joined the paper in 1988 as a copy editor in the sports department. He also has covered high school and college sports. Miles worked on the Chicago Bears beat in 1997 and covered the Chicago Wolves professional hockey team from 1995-98.

Miles has traveled to Japan with the Cubs and worked on the paper's coverage of the Chicago White Sox during their playoff run to the 2005 world championship. He also covered the historic NHL All-Star Game in 1991 at Chicago Stadium at the outset of the first Gulf War, when a stirring rendition of the national anthem rocked the old building.

With Cubs radio play-by-play announcer Pat Hughes, Miles co-authored the book, "Harry Caray: Voice of the Fans." He is a Hall of Fame voter in the Baseball Writers Association of America. He has incorporated the science of sabermetrics into his baseball stories and blogs.

Miles is a graduate of Schaumburg High School and Loyola University Chicago.

Before joining the Daily Herald on a full-time basis, he worked in corporate communications with the Zurich Insurance Co. and also with the National Association of College Admissions Counselors.

A native of Chicago, he resides in Schaumburg with his family.

Complete the form below to send Bruce a message

Your full name
Your e-mail address
Your phone number
Your message
items 1-10 out of 2511

Reports: Schwarber to DH for Game 1

Oct 24 2016 | 10:03 pm - Injured catcher-outfielder Kyle Schwarber played again Monday in the Arizona Fall League, and it’s looking more likely he will be activated to the Chicago Cubs’ 25-man roster for the World Series.

Why this Chicago Cubs team is not affected by hype, history

Oct 25 2016 | 5:56 am - The Chicago Cubs took part in a media-day event Monday before working out in Cleveland in preparation for Game 1 of the World Series. Even though the Cubs are a young team. their young players seem unaffected by the hype or the history.

Chicago Cubs name Lester Game 1 starter

Oct 24 2016 | 4:57 pm - Lefty Jon Lester will be the Chicago Cubs’ Game 1 starter for the World Series.

Chicago Cubs great Williams thinking of Banks, Santo

Oct 23 2016 | 8:56 pm - Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Billy Williams said he is always thinking about fellow Cubs Hall of Famers Ernie Banks and Ron Santo.

For Chicago Cubs’ Epstein, vision accomplished

Oct 24 2016 | 6:37 am - The Chicago Cubs reaching the World Series for the first time since 1945 realized something team president Theo Epstein visualized in the early days of the rebuilding process.

A Schwarber return looks possible

Oct 22 2016 | 11:56 pm - Catcher-outfielder Kyle Schwarber headed to the Arizona Fall League Saturday to test out his surgically repaired left knee in game action. Schwarber has been out since the first week of the season, but the Cubs were eyeing a possible roster spot for...

Cubs heading to first World Series in 71 years

Oct 23 2016 | 7:37 am - It's real this time. The Chicago Cubs are going to the World Series for the first time since 1945. Their 5-0 victory Saturday night over the Los Angeles Dodgers clinched the National League championship series in six games. The Cubs will play the...

Chicago Cubs right on target

Oct 21 2016 | 8:23 pm - The Chicago Cubs have been all about “embracing the target” all year. They have one huge target in from of them to embrace: Game 6 of the NLCS Saturday night at Wrigley Field.

Cubs Lester has been lights out in postseason

Oct 21 2016 | 8:03 pm - Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester has been exceptionally good in the postseason, making him the ace of the pitching staff.

Cubs are one win from the World Series

Oct 21 2016 | 10:16 am - The Chicago Cubs are one win from the World Series. Jon Lester pitched another gem Thursday night to hold the L.A. Dodgers at bay until the offense helped the Cubs to an 8-4 victory in the NLCS Game 5.

items 1-10 out of 2511

Latest Tweets