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PHOTOS: Cubs Unveil Big Plans For Wrigley Field Renovation

Posted 01.21.2013 | Chicago

The Chicago Cubs on Saturday formally announced their plans for a lofty renovation of Wrigley Field estimated to cost as much as $300 million and take...

WATCH: Wrigley Field Marriage Proposal Almost Fails

Posted 07.31.2012 | Chicago

A Montana man almost struck out when his girlfriend missed his proposal at a Cubs game at Wrigley Field Monday. Greg and Erica from Great Falls, Mo...

LOOK OUT! Wrigley Usher Nailed By Home Run

Posted 07.20.2012 | Sports

By Chris Yuscavage, Complex Sports When you hear the crack of a bat and a crowd go nuts in the middle of a baseball game, what do you do? Look arou...

WATCH: Bears QB Butchers 'Ball Game' At Wrigley

Posted 07.17.2012 | Sports

By Ryan Yoder, Awful Announcing Jay Cutler is one of the most polarizing figures in sports. Wether it's trying to decipher his toughness, his mood...

Wrigley Renovation Plans Stalled By Political Flap

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 07.02.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- As the baseball season began, Chicago buzzed about plans to upgrade wilting Wrigley Field. Then word spread that the patriarch of the famil...

The Scapegoating of Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts

David Protess | Posted 07.31.2012 | Chicago
David Protess

Under the circumstances, the $150 million to renovate Wrigley is a great deal. If you think otherwise, that's fine. Reasonable minds can differ. But don't scapegoat -- or Billy Goat -- Tom Ricketts.

Rahm: Ricketts' Politics Won't Impact Ongoing Wrigley Talks

Posted 05.25.2012 | Chicago

After Mayor Rahm Emanuel left a news conference on Wednesday when asked about Cubs patriarch Joe Ricketts and his super PAC's proposed Rev. Jeremiah W...

WATCH: Alderman Disses Rahm's Wrigley Field Plan

Posted 05.09.2012 | Chicago

An influential alderman has thrown a wrench into Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to renovate Wrigley Field to generate more revenue without leaving the city...

Wrigley Field Bomb Suspect Pleads Guilty

AP | Posted 06.23.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A Chicago man accused of placing a backpack he thought held a bomb near the home of the Chicago Cubs pleaded guilty to weapons charges...

Report: Rahm Hopes To Make Wrigley Field More Like Fenway

Posted 04.16.2012 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel reportedly has a new vision for Wrigley Field that he hopes will help bring in the revenue that the 98-year-old ballpark ne...

Quinn: State Funding For Wrigley Renovations 'Not In The Cards'

Posted 04.09.2012 | Chicago

While Mayor Rahm Emanuel has vocalized his support for carving out some of the cash-strapped city's budget to offset Wrigley Field renovations, Illino...

A New Year, A New Menu For Cubs Fans

Posted 04.05.2012 | Chicago

Wrigleyville will awaken from its offseason slumber Thursday with the Chicago Cubs' opening day game against the Washington Nationals. This year's ...

Why Fenway Park's 100th Birthday Leaves Me Cold

Ethan Casey | Posted 06.01.2012 | Sports
Ethan Casey

Twenty years ago in Detroit, I told fellow Tiger Stadium Fan Club member Tom Derry that I felt sad that I had never seen a game at Comiskey Park, longtime home of the Chicago White Sox, before they tore it down.

Changes Are Coming To Wrigley Field

Posted 01.17.2012 | Chicago

The Chicago Cubs are expected next month to approach the city's landmarks commission for permission to erect a new, 75-foot LED sign at Wrigley Field'...

Wrigley Field Fake Bomb Suspect To Plead Guilty In Deal

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 02.19.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Attorneys told a federal judge Tuesday that a Lebanese immigrant accused of placing a backpack he thought held a bomb near Chicago's W...

Cubs Introduce Theo Epstein At Wrigley

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 12.25.2011 | Sports

CHICAGO — Theo Epstein knew it was time to move on, even though it meant leaving the team he loved. After nearly a decade as general manager in ...

Paul Needham

How To Keep Baseball's New Stadiums From Getting Old | Paul Needham | Posted 12.17.2011 | Sports

CLEVELAND -- Progressive Field hasn't played host to a baseball game here in almost a month, since the Indians' playoff hopes were dashed in September...

PHOTOS: Ferris Bueller Returns To Wrigley Field

Posted 12.02.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Ferris Bueller has returned to Wrigley Field, though this time he didn't have to cut class. And he helped set a world record. The 1986 ...

'Ferris Bueller' Will Be First Film Screened At Wrigley Field

Posted 11.20.2011 | Chicago

With the classic Chicago-based comedy "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" celebrating the 25th anniversary of its release this year, Groupon and Wrigley Field ...

Wrigley Field's Old Style Beer Is Here To Stay, For Now

AP | Posted 11.08.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago's iconic workingman's brew will continue to have a place at Wrigley Field under a deal announced Wednesday by the Chicago Cubs...

Cubs Fans Worry About Losing Their Old Style Beer

AP | By DON BABWIN | Posted 11.04.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Tim Fleming and Jennifer Miller took the plastic cups of Old Style from the Wrigley Field vendor, then tapped the beers together as if maki...

Larry King at Wrigley Field

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 10.29.2011 | Chicago
Sugar Rautbord

Larry threw out the first pitch for the Chicago Cubs big game against the St. Louis Cardinals in the sold out crowd before Casey King pitched a fast ball as the bleachers shouted "LAR-RY LAR-RY!"

MLB Pitcher Placed On Disqualified List After Meltdown

AP | By CHARLES ODUM | Posted 10.13.2011 | Sports

ATLANTA -- The Chicago Cubs placed Carlos Zambrano on the disqualified list Saturday and said the right-hander would receive no pay and have no part i...

WATCH: Cubs Release "It Gets Better" Video

Posted 08.20.2011 | Chicago

Following in the footsteps of the San Francisco Giants, the Chicago Cubs Monday became the second professional sports team to join the "It Gets Better...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 07.05.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The Cubs have come up with some weekday promotions like cheap beer and $1 hot dogs to lure customers to the bleachers. Better incentives might be free gasoline or actually having a winning team.