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Cubs icons, from left, Billy Williams, Ernie Banks, Fergie Jenkins, Andre Dawson and Randy Hundley at Wrigley Field's 100th birthday celebration. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Lasting Memories Make Wrigley Field Remarkable

Bundled up in Wrigley Field’s upper deck on a cold April day, a nine-year-old girl jumped from her seat and yelled to her father.

04/23/2014

Wrigley Field's scoreboard.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Gray Day Won’t Dampen Cubs’ Spirits At Home Opener

It’s a big day for the Chicago Cubs, and as long as the rain holds off this afternoon, the weather won’t wash away fans’ excitement for the team’s home opener, and the start of a yearlong commemoration of the 100th anniversary of Wrigley Field.

04/04/2014

Tom Ricketts. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Ricketts Tap-Dancing Around The Truth

I’m sure he’s saying some of his best friends are black.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2012

Kerry Wood. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Be Careful, Kerry Wood

Wood needs to be careful if he wants his post-career vision to be realized, and actual baseball is only a part of it.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2012

Ron Santo. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Schuster: Santo Gets In, Minoso Has To Wait

The city of Chicago dominated the opening of baseball’s winter meetings. The first thing on MLB’s agenda was the announcement of the Veteran’s Committee on who was going into the Hall of Fame. The announcement came early in the morning with former Cub Ron Santo getting in while former Sox player Minnie Minoso fell short.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2011

Ron Santo

Wisch: Does Ron Santo Deserve A Wrigley Statue?

The news was stunning, if not surprising, this morning when I woke up, turned on the TV and learned from the crawl on the screen that Ron Santo had passed away at 70 after a lifetime of health issues.

12/03/2010

Williams Enshrined, Castro Benched, Cubs Lose

Sweet Swingin’ Billy Williams was enshrined on Addison and Sheffield Tuesday.  A bronze statue of his likeness was unveiled in front of his fans, his teamates and Cubs’ ownership.  The crowd heard a who’s-who list […]

09/08/2010

Billy Williams statue dedication set for September 7th

On September 7, the Chicago Cubs will dedicate a statue to Hall of Famer Billy Williams. The ceremony will take place on the corner of Sheffield and Addison, where the Harry Caray statue once stood.

09/03/2010

Harry Caray statue will be moved and rededicated

On September 1 the Cubs will rededicate the Harry Caray statue after its moved from its current location, Sheffield and Addison, to right outside the entrance to the bleachers.

08/26/2010