RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Wrigley Field

Wrigley Field
A collection of news and information related to Wrigley Field published by this site and its partners.

Top Wrigley Field Articles

Displaying items 169-180
  • Family ties infuse all-area baseball Player of Year with big-league feel

    Family ties infuse all-area baseball Player of Year with  big-league feel
    Olympia's Nick Gordon grew up swinging for the fences at some of baseball's most iconic ballparks. From the time he was 6, he stood in the outfield at Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and Yankee Stadium, among other parks, and hit home runs. To him, they were...
  • Emanuel: No Wrigley Field hearing next month

    Emanuel: No Wrigley Field hearing next month
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel sent a message to Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts on Wednesday: You dropped the ball in clearly communicating the latest version of a Wrigley Field renovation, and my administration won’t be rushed into approving more electronic...
  • Ballmer's Clippers bid: A Chicago appreciation?

     Ballmer's Clippers bid: A Chicago appreciation?
    Steve Ballmer's reported $2 billion bid for the Los Angeles Clippers shows us sports team valuations are like the pricey palaces some of these pro franchises call home. The roof moves, sliding back and forth as conditions warrant. If the Clippers, whose...
  • Kenney reveals he has signed 5-year contract extension

    Kenney reveals he has signed 5-year contract extension
    With the Cubs hoping to win city approval of the latest revisions to their Wrigley Field renovation plan, business operations President Crane Kenney revealed he has signed a five-year extension through 2019. Kenney's announcement Saturday during an...
  • Cubs, WBBM make radio deal official

    Cubs, WBBM make radio deal official
    The Chicago Cubs formally announced a partnership with CBS Radio Thursday, moving the games to WBBM 780-AM next season and ending a play-by-play history on WGN-AM 720 dating back 90 years. Cubs games will be broadcast on AM only, officials said at a...
  • Cubs' Wrigley Field renovation debate will have to wait

    Cubs' Wrigley Field renovation debate will have to wait
    For the Chicago Cubs, it's wait till next year again. And for the Cubs owners, it's wait till next month on their Wrigley Field renovation plan. The Cubs confirmed Thursday their revised renovation plan will not be part of the Landmarks Commission...
  • CBS Radio bets big on Cubs

     CBS Radio bets big on Cubs
    Next year won't be the first time WBBM-AM 780 will be airing Cubs games. The station also carried the Cubs from 1929 to '40, along with several other outlets in town. Talk about good timing. The Cubs were a powerhouse, winning four National League...
  • Longtime Zimmer friend shares fond memories

    Longtime Zimmer friend shares fond memories
    Roger Craig's association with Don Zimmer dated back to their days in the Brooklyn Dodgers' organization in the 1950s as teammates and continued as they managed against each other into the early 1990s. Craig often saw a fiery and amusing side of Zimmer,...
  • Blackhawks take batting practice at Wrigley Field

    Blackhawks take batting practice at Wrigley Field
    Bryan Bickell swung the bat with authority, and Patrick Sharp said Friday's experience brought back memories of playing baseball during his youth. The pair joined Blackhawks teammates Michal Handzus and Sheldon Brookbank to take batting practice at...
  • White Sox super summer surfacing on South Side

    White Sox super summer surfacing on South Side
    In a cool commercial released Friday night, the White Sox sell the idea that U.S. Cellular Field during the ninth inning has become Chicago's new baseball hot spot. That's when the Sox have won an American League-leading six games in their final at-...
  • JUNE 6 | 2014 Printers Row Lit Fest Kick-Off with Rick Kogan

    JUNE 6 | 2014 Printers Row Lit Fest Kick-Off with Rick Kogan
    Friday, June 6, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.  Reception and Luncheon with Rick Kogan The Chicago Tribune and the Union League Club of Chicago invite you to this very special reception and luncheon kicking-off the 2014 Printers Row Lit Fest! Enjoy access to and...
  • Cubs' owner disrespects local tradition

    The man buys a baseball team valued at $1.2 billion that comes with an enviably popular ballpark, that is in a neighborhood of a city, and is a landmark, that has a contract with rooftop owners until 2024.  So what does he do? He decides to turn Wrigley...