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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


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

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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

Crane Kenney. (Photo by 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.


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.


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.


Crane Kenney. (Photo by 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

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.


Larry Rothschild

Larry Rothschild Accepts Position With Yankees

Larry Rothschild has accepted a three year contract with the New York Yankees to serve as the team’s pitching coach.


By Stephen Carrera for Northwestern Athletics

Harris: Wrigley Renovation Project Is On The Ticket Holder’s Backs

Tom Ricketts and the Chicago Cubs would like to renovate Wrigley Field, but how will they get the money to make this park more suitable for the players and fans for years to come?

670 The Score–11/16/2010