| Apr 30, 2015
| 8:24 AM
Most everyone at Wrigley Field on Wednesday night seemed satisfied with the first month of the rest of their Cubs’ lives.
With an off-day Thursday, the Cubs finished April with a 12-8 record. That’s good enough to suggest the days of fifth-...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 12:59 PM
One of the classic Charlie Sheen stories took place back in 1996 when the actor bought 2,615 seats in left field at Anaheim Stadium to try to catch a home run.
Sheen paid $6,500 for the seats to have the section to himself (and three friends), saying he...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 1:37 PM
A judge dismissed a federal lawsuit against three Wrigley rooftop businesses facing foreclosure, bringing another rooftop legal battle closer to a resolution.
In November, Fifth Third Bank sued the rooftop operations at 3617, 3619 and 3637 N....
| Apr 28, 2015
| 5:39 AM
A fan was hospitalized Monday night after being struck by a bat that flew out of the hands of Chicago Cubs rookie Addison Russell in the seventh inning at Wrigley Field.
The fan was sitting several rows behind the Cubs' on-deck circle as Russell swung...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 7:48 AM
On Friday, Sox starter Chris Sale declined to talk about his attempt to enter the Royals clubhouse after Thursday’s brawl.
"I mean, there's really nothing to talk about,” he said. “It is what it is.”
Two days later, Royals...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 4:53 PM
The “ghost of Harry Caray” appeared during the 1998 wild-card tiebreaker game against the Giants at Wrigley Field when some fans walked up and down Waveland and Sheffield Avenues with a giant balloon of Caray’s face.
| Apr 21, 2015
| 12:31 PM
A federal judge last week granted a request by owners of Wrigley rooftop businesses to withdraw their lawsuit against the city of Chicago and its Landmarks Commission, which sought to throw out the panel's decision allowing the Cubs to install its...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 5:53 PM
If the left field bleachers aren't finished for the May 11 target date, the Cubs have Kris Bryant to blame.
When the phenom took his first batting practice session with the Cubs Friday morning at Wrigley Field, several workers stopped working to get a...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 8:17 AM
Kris Bryant finally made his long-awaited Cubs debut Friday at Wrigley Field. What was it like for him down on the farm, putting in the required time at Triple-A Iowa to net the Cubs an extra year of contract control? And what was the wait like for...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 6:40 PM
The Cubs faithful flocked to Wrigley Field en masse on a gorgeous Easter afternoon to watch their club open the season against the mighty St. Louis Cardinals.
But unlike years past, many fans expressed cautious optimism that new ace pitcher Jon Lester,...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 7:57 AM
The Cubs still may be getting some grief from neighbors for the volume emanating from the jumbo-sized sound video board in left, and even received a complaint from as far away as Fullerton Avenue.
But the sounds of silence are eerie for outfielders...