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.
With good moves and television rights exploding, the Ricketts family has made a pretty penny on the Cubs.
Sometimes people forget that cute, furry mascots can be real animal, and one must remember to never EVER poke a bear.
Cubs ownership is looking for some investors to help finance the Wrigley renovations.
The battle continues between the Cubs and the Wrigley Field rooftop owners.
Can Anthony Rizzo or Jose Abreu be the baseball stars this city craves?
With confidence in his young players, Tom Ricketts believes the Cubs’ win total will improve this season.
Wins often equate to power in sports, but that’s not all.
Cubs owner Tom Ricketts is optimistic the finish line is near in the disagreement with rooftop owners.
It’s not desired, but the Cubs are having conversations about moving the team, sources say.
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.
As for Sammy, the door back to to Wrigley can remain dark. And he can build his own statue somewhere else.
A satirical e-mail from Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts to 670 The Score’s Matt Abbatacola.
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.
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.
DuPage County is the latest Chicago area making a push to lure the Cubs out of Wrigleyville.
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.
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.”
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.
So, what if the Cubs set up their own giant HDTV on the reverse side of their proposed video board?