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Cubs president of business operations Crane Kenney. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images for the NHL)

Cubs Didn’t Ask To Play At U.S. Cellular Field Because They Thought Jerry Reinsdorf Would Say No

The Cubs considered moving games to Milwaukee amid Wrigley Field renovations.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2015

The Cubs expect the left-field bleachers to be ready by May 11, but the right-field bleachers won't open until June. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Crane Kenney: Cubs Gave ‘Extensive’ Look At Moving 2015 Home Games To Milwaukee

“We just thought it was too much displacement to move our fans,” Kenney says.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2015

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Levine: Wrigley Field Bleachers Closed Until May

If you were planning to take in a Cubs game in the warm April sun via the bleachers, you are out of luck.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2015

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Have Seating Contingency Plan If Renovation Is Delayed

The team will explain its relocation plan at the Cubs Convention that starts Jan. 16.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2015

Bears president Ted Phillips. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Considering Cubs’ Management Model

Indications are that president Ted Phillips could be moved to a business-only role.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2014

Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Cubs, WLS-TV/ABC 7 Reach Deal To Televise 25 Games In 2015, Beyond

All 162 Cubs games in 2015 will be shown on TV in Chicago, Crane Kenney says.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Theo Epstein Extension Could Be Next For Cubs

Lining up the contracts of Cubs executives with new manager Joe Maddon would make good sense.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

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Details On Cubs-CBS Radio Partnership

CBS Radio Chicago senior VP Rod Zimmerman called the Cubs “ocean-front property” in radio.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Cubs, CBS Radio Reach Long-Term Broadcast Rights Agreement

The deal calls for extensive marketing and promotional opportunities for both entities.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Cubs president of business operations Crane Kenney. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images for the NHL)

Cubs Sign Crane Kenney To Five-Year Extension

Cubs president of business operations was a guest on 670 The Score’s “Inside The Clubhouse” with Bruce Levine and Wayne Randazzo and announced that he has received a five-year contract extension through 2019.

05/31/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Wisch: Court Is The Last Place Cubs Need To Be

The Cubs would be best served to buy out the contract with the rooftop owners.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2014

New signage for right field at Wrigley Field. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Cubs’ Deal With Rooftop Owners ‘Fell Apart’ At Stormy Meeting On Renovations

The long-running dispute between the Cubs and rooftop club owners standing in the way of a $500 million plan to renovate Wrigley Field and develop the land around it will be resolved in the courts — not at the bargaining table.

01/22/2014

Wrigley Field

Hope Springs Eternal For Cubs Fans, Even If First Win Has To Wait

No matter how you feel about the Cubs, Opening Day at Wrigley Field is special. Even though the Cubs lost to the Nationals, Thursday was no exception.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2012

Concept art of a new LED scoreboard and new patio deck in the right field bleachers at Wrigley Field. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Cubs Roll Out Plan For Patio Deck, Scoreboard In Right Field

A new patio deck and overall look to the revamped right-field bleachers at Wrigley Field should be the most dramatic aesthetic change to the ballpark’s interior in years when it’s unveiled for the home opener April 5.

01/15/2012

Cubs president of business operations Crane Kenney. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images for the NHL)

Ricketts Working On Extension For Kenney

The Cubs are working on a contract extension for embattled President of Business Operations Crane Kenney, Tom Ricketts said Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2011

Theo Epstein has agreed to a deal with the Chicago Cubs. Epstein won two World Series championships with the Red Sox during his nine-year tenure.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Celebrate Theo, Then Settle Down

Thanks to a once-thought-impossible confluence of circumstances — Boston’s historic collapse, an opening at Clark and Addison, and one man’s desire to leave the nurturing nest of his home city and spread his wings — Theo Epstein is reportedly ready to be the Cubs’ top baseball executive for five years and many millions.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Jim Hendry speaks with the press after being fired by the Chicago Cubs. (CBS)

Bernstein: A Ghost Haunts The Cubs

The reports of paranormal activity in the Cubs’ offices began last month. The sightings were frequent, and the stories shared similar, telltale characteristics.

670 The Score–09/05/2011

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Wisch: Phillips, NU Need To Halt The Purple Plague

Considering NU’s recent behavior under Phillips’ purple reign, his paintbrush is still threatening to make Chicago go blind.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

Pat Gillick (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Bernstein: If Cubs Hire Gillick, Everyone Else Must Go

It has to be over for the current regime. Not just double-checked, monitored and supervised, but over.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2011

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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

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