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Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tom Ricketts Envisions Cubs Playoff Run

“It is about getting out on the field and getting it started,” Ricketts said.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Jerry Reinsdorf. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jerry Reinsdorf, Rocky Wirtz Rank In Top 10 Of Chicago Magazine’s Power 100

They’re all chasing Rahm Emanuel still.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

A 7-foot bronze statue of Ernie Banks was moved to Daley Plaza on Wednesday, and will stay there through Saturday, as a public memorial after his death at the age of 83. (Credit: CBS)

View: Fans Gather At Daley Plaza To Remember Ernie Banks

Banks will always be “Mr. Chicago,” Mayor Rahm Emanuel says.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2015

Wrigley Field rooftops. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Rooftop Owners Sue Cubs Over Wrigley Renovations

The owners of two rooftop businesses overlooking Wrigley Field have filed a federal lawsuit against the Chicago Cubs and owner Tom Ricketts in an effort to block plans to erect outfield signs.

01/20/2015

Jon Lester. (Scott Iskowitz/Getty Images)

Levine: Jon Lester Bidding War Continues

Lester’s expected to make a decision in the next week or so.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Ricketts: We’re Ready To Talk Extension When Epstein Is

We’re excited about looking forward,” Cubs owner Tom Ricketts says. “We’re excited about having a great new manager.”

CBS Chicago–11/06/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Temper Expectations Regarding The Joe Maddon Frenzy

Maddon’s a really good manager, but big names haven’t panned out for the Cubs in years past.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: ‘Friendlier’ Negotiations Taking Place Between Ricketts, Some Rooftop Owners

A deal doesn’t appear imminent, but this would be considered progress.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Owner Ricketts Declares Team Is On Road To World Series

Tom Ricketts expressed plenty of optimism in a message to season-ticket holders.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Javier Baez, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Finding Faith In A Very Watchable, Bad Cubs Team

It was June 26, 2012, when the rebirth began at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

Jorge Soler in spring training. (Getty Images)

New MLB Rule For International Prospects Could Greatly Affect Cubs

Chicago’s focus on a market inefficiency may not be such a big advantage now.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Report: Ricketts Still Weighing Cubs’ TV Options

“There are … a lot of options on the table,” Tom Ricketts says.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Levine: Ricketts Turns Focus To Future

When will Cubs be able to spend big? Tom Ricketts is leaving that up to the front office.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Wrigley Field rooftops. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Rooftop Owners Won’t Sue Cubs If Team Installs Just 2 Signs

The team hasn’t responded yet, so this may not mean much in the big picture.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2014

A youngster works a computer tablet. (CBS)

Sports Executives: Social Media Making Ticket Sales A Bigger Challenge

The couch versus the stadium; that’s the challenge facing many sports teams when trying to get more fans in the seats.

06/17/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

View: Renderings Of Cubs’ Proposed Signage Expansion At Wrigley

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts is playing hardball with the rooftop owners.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The First Draft of Ricketts’ Wrigley Expansion Message

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts has had it with the rooftop owners.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2014

Yankees manager Joe Girardi. (Getty Images)

Girardi Expresses Support For Cubs Ownership In Battle Against Rooftop Owners

“They want to make improvements, and that’s understandable,” Joe Girardi says of the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2014

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

Jose Abreu, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Abreu Story Obscuring Truth

Let’s work harder to see what’s happening before letting convenient narratives run wild.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2014

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