Tom Ricketts

Tom Ricketts, right. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Owner Ricketts: ‘We Have A Team Right Now That Can Go To The Playoffs’

With confidence in his young players, Tom Ricketts believes the Cubs’ win total will improve this season.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Rocky Wirtz, left, with President Barack Obama. (Getty Images)

Wisch: Who Are Chicago’s Most Powerful Sports Figures?

Wins often equate to power in sports, but that’s not all.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Rooftop Owners-Cubs Spat Hangs Over Dedication Of Mesa Complex

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts is optimistic the finish line is near in the disagreement with rooftop owners.

670 The Score–02/12/2014

Wrigley Field rooftops. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Frustrated Cubs Finally Talking Nuclear Option

It’s not desired, but the Cubs are having conversations about moving the team, sources say.

670 The Score–02/07/2014

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

Sammy Sosa. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Wisch: Cubs Could Use More Stars, But Sosa Can Stay Home

As for Sammy, the door back to to Wrigley can remain dark. And he can build his own statue somewhere else.

670 The Score–10/10/2013

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

Abbatacola: An E-Mail From Tom Ricketts

A satirical e-mail from Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts to 670 The Score’s Matt Abbatacola.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2013

Cubs Uniform Logo. (Credit: Getty)

Pete Ricketts To Run For Nebraska Governor

Republican businessman Pete Ricketts expects Nebraska voters to notice a big difference between his current campaign for governor and his unsuccessful 2006 run for the U.S. Senate.

670 The Score–09/09/2013

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

Wrigley Field Scoreboard, Outfield Walls Could Get Ads

The city’s Landmarks Commission has approved an agreement that could pave the way for advertisements to be placed along Wrigley Field’s famed scoreboard and outfield walls.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2013

Wrigley Field.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DuPage County Makes Last-Minute Push For Cubs

DuPage County is the latest Chicago area making a push to lure the Cubs out of Wrigleyville.

670 The Score–06/12/2013

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Cubs Position Mockups Of Proposed Scoreboard At Wrigley

In one of the first steps in building an electronic scoreboard at Wrigley Field, the Cubs today began erecting mockups of possible scoreboards and signage in the outfield.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2013

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Cicero Offers Cubs Free Land To Build New Stadium

Cicero town president Larry Dominick, a self-proclaimed lifelong Cubs fan, has offered Ricketts and the Cubs 50 acres of free land to “build a new stadium with significantly increased seating, more parking and the opportunity to generate more advertising revenues.”

WBBM-FM–05/07/2013

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City Council Could Decide To Increase Cubs Night Games Next Week

Wrigley Field could come alive for 10 more nights a season. The Cubs want more night games, and next week, the idea is expected to go before City Council.

05/04/2013

A view of the proposed jumbotron at Wrigley Field. (Credit: Cubs)

Wisch: My Solution To The Wrigley Field Rooftop Crisis

So, what if the Cubs set up their own giant HDTV on the reverse side of their proposed video board?

CBS Chicago–05/02/2013

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Harris: Wrigley ‘Restoration’ Is Happening, Unless…

Tom Ricketts stood in front of a crowded banquet hall Wednesday with the City Club of Chicago in attendance and gave a play-by-play of plans to “restore” Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2013

Tom Ricketts

Ricketts Says He’ll Move Cubs If Wrigley Deal Not Reached, But Mayor Not Worried

For the first time since taking ownership of the Cubs in 2009, Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts said he will move the Cubs within four years if his proposed Wrigley Field restoration plans were not approved by the city.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2013

The Bears' offense huddles around Jay Cutler. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

That’s All She Wrote: The Bears Will Finish 8-8, Right?

The strength of the Bears schedule is 16th. That translates into 8-8, right?

CBS Chicago–04/19/2013

Tom Ricketts and Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cubs Culture Changing For The Better

Public opinion matters to the Cubs in their efforts to modernize their property and stabilize their presence in Tom Ricketts’ beloved Wrigleyville.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2013

Outside view of Wrigley Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Harris: Wrigley Renovations Bring Positive Change For Residents

The renovations in and around the park will have a positive effect on business, the fans and the residents of Wrigleyville.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2013

Wrigley Field

Ricketts: Cubs Will Win World Series With Wrigley Renovation Deal

A day after striking a $500 million deal with the city to renovate Wrigley Field and build a new hotel, Chicago Cubs owner Tom Ricketts said the agreement would bring a World Series title to the North Side.

04/15/2013

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