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  • Is there any truth in what Ricketts has to say?

    Is there any truth in what Ricketts has to say?
    It has gotten to the point where you hope that Tom Ricketts is just getting some bad advice in delivering his message. Because after Ricketts’ comments Wednesday evening about his team that is competing to own the worst record in baseball and about...
  • Isn't it time someone important became alarmed over Cubs' arm injuries?

    Isn't it time someone important became alarmed over Cubs' arm injuries?
    It wasn’t that Carlos Marmol threw a wild pitch to lose Monday’s game inWashington. It wasn’t that Marmol had no idea there was a runner on base and did nothing to stop Jayson Werth from stealing third to set up the aggravating ending....
  • Cubs Great Ron Santo Dies

    Cubs Great Ron Santo Dies
    Chicago Cubs great and longtime WGN Radio announcer Ron Santo has died. He was 70. In a statement Friday, Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts praised Santo for "his passion, his loyalty, high great personal courage and his tremendous sense of humor." WGN reports...
  • Fans applaud as Santo procession circles Wrigley

    Fans applaud as Santo procession circles Wrigley
    11:47 a.m. Ron Santo's hearse arrived at Wrigley Field and circled the ballpark as several hundred mourners-- lined up two and three deep on Addison and Clark streets -- applauded. After circling the park, the hearse, bearing two No. 10 flags on its front...
  • Friday, March 4, 2011

    5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett 6:09 a.m. U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley (d-5th) discusses current events with Greg and how they'll impact us here in the Midwest. 6:39 a.m. Michael Phillips reviews both the new Matt Damon film, 'The Adjustment Bureau', and...
  • Saturday, March 5, 2011

    5-6 a.m. The Morning Show with Orion and Max 5:05 a.m. Orion visits with McHenry County dairy farmer Linnea Kooistra who this week was named an Illinois Master Farmer by Prairie Farmer magazine - the first lady so honored in the 76-year history of the...
  • Hope the Cubs can play their game better than the owner is playing his

    Forbes Magazine valued the Cubs franchise at $773 million, which is about $72 million less than the purchase price when the Ricketts family took over, or about what Alfonso Soriano is owed. Interestingly, that’s up 6 percent from last year’...
  • Emanuel: No taxpayer dollars for Wrigley Field

    Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel plans to attend Opening Day at Wrigley Field today, even though he recently sent Cubs owners back to the drawing board to come up with a new proposal pay for renovations at the historic ballpark. Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts has...
  • Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag

    Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag
    This week's Ask Paul addresses the managerial search, Ramirez's defense, Nady's future and whether Ask Paul is playing out the string. What's all this about hiring Ryno? The guy has no big league experience. Wouldn't it be better to hire Joe Girardi, Joe...
  • Ask Paul: Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag

    Ask Paul: Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag
    In the year-end edition of Ask Paul, he addresses the Cubs' resurgence under Mike Quade, the Ricketts' offseason spending, Big Z's comeback and other issues To what do you attribute the Cubs' resurgence after Lou Piniella's departure? It can't be just...
  • Cubs to honor Ron Santo with Wrigley Field statue this summer

    Cubs to honor Ron Santo with Wrigley Field statue this summer
    The Cubs Convention resumed Saturday morning at the Hilton Chicago with news that the team plans to unveil a statue Aug. 10 honoring Ron Santo, who died in December. That was followed by the sometimes combative but always entertaining question-and-answer...
  • Misericordia Breakfast Fundraiser with Tom Ricketts

    Please join Misericordia for a special breakfast to benefit the children and adults of Misericordia Home featuring guest speaker Tom Ricketts, Chairman of the Chicago Cubs. This event is on Wednesday, January 26, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. in the Jean Marie Ryan...