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  • Crane Kenney: Wrigley bleachers won't be ready until May

    Crane Kenney: Wrigley bleachers won't be ready until May
    Crane Kenney, president of business operations for the Cubs, said the target date for the opening of the left field bleachers is early May and late May for the right field bleachers.  Bleacher season ticket holders have three options for home games...
  • Theo Epstein expects Cubs fans to hold him accountable for poor seasons

    Theo Epstein expects Cubs fans to hold him accountable for poor seasons
    Cubs President Theo Epstein repeatedly expressed his appreciation Saturday to a patient crowd of Cubs followers. "Hold us accountable," Epstein told a group of more than 1,000 during a discussion at the Cubs Convention. Epstein explained the factors...
  • Cubs Convention preview: Is it time to get excited?

    Cubs Convention preview: Is it time to get excited?
    The granddaddy of all fan fests returns this weekend when the 30th annual Cubs Convention kicks off Friday at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers. The blueprint isn't too different from the one former Cubs executive John McDonough invented in 1986,...
  • Cooperstown: qué hace a Sosa y a McGwire diferentes de Bonds o Clemens?

    Cooperstown: qué hace a Sosa y a McGwire diferentes de Bonds o Clemens?
    Siempre he señalado que no todos los tramposos son iguales. Al menos para las pupilas enfermas de los que juzgan, preñados de veneno y venganza, la suerte de los peloteros involucrados en el escándalo del consumo de sustancias prohibidas (PEDs, siglas...
  • Cooperstown: Terrible injusticia con Carlos Delgado

    Cooperstown: Terrible injusticia con Carlos Delgado
    Carlos Delgado habría sido víctima de la peor de las injusticias cometidas en la reciente elección de los nuevos miembros del Salón de la Fama del béisbol. Ni siquiera Mike Piazza, dueño de los récords de jonrones (427) y mejor promedio de slugging (....
  • Four players picked for Baseball Hall of Fame; Mike Mussina up to 24.6 percent

    Four players picked for Baseball Hall of Fame; Mike Mussina up to 24.6 percent
    For the first time since 1955, the Baseball Writers' Association of America has voted in four players into the National Baseball Hall of Fame -- three of which were first-time eligible and made their marks on the mound. Five-time Cy Young Award winner...
  • Sammy Sosa continues fade in Hall of Fame voting, barely survives for '16

    Sammy Sosa continues fade in Hall of Fame voting, barely survives for '16
    Sammy Sosa probably has one more shot on the Hall of Fame ballot before putting his faith in a future Veterans Committee. The former Cubs outfielder, who hit 609 career home runs, received just 6.6 percent of the 549 votes the Baseball Writers'...
  • Tribune Hall of Fame ballots

    Tribune Hall of Fame ballots
    I watched Randy Johnson pitch for the first time in a college game in 1983, and his ascent from awkward freshman to Hall of Famer marks as one of the greatest transformations I've witnessed. The fact he won 24 games and pitched 260 innings at 38 in 2002...
  • Baseball Hall's door shut again to those suspected of steroid use

    Baseball Hall's door shut again to those suspected of steroid use
    NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Clemens, Barry Bonds, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire's chances to enter the Hall of Fame are dwindling. Baseball writers so far overwhelmingly have decided the outsized statistics of the Steroids Era stars are tarnished by their...
  • Pedro Martínez utilizó las "dudas" para ser inmortal del Salón de la Fama

    Pedro Martínez utilizó las "dudas" para ser inmortal del Salón de la Fama
    Houston (EEUU), 7 ene (EFE).- El recinto sagrado del Salón de la Fama del béisbol profesional ya tiene a un segundo dominicano entre los inmortales después que el exlanzador Pedro Martínez fue elegido a la primera votación a la que se presentó y con la...
  • Pedro Martinez Going To Hall With Johnson, Biggio, Smoltz

    Pedro Martinez Going To Hall With Johnson, Biggio, Smoltz
    NEW YORK — Eleven months after Roger Clemens left Boston to embark on the twilight of his career, Pedro Martinez arrived as the new pitching ace of the Red Sox. Over the next seven seasons, Martinez was among the best pitchers in baseball while...