| Jan 5, 2015
| 4:38 PM
Cubs pitchers and catchers will report to spring training in Mesa, Ariz., on Feb. 19, with the first full-squad workout Feb. 25, the team announced Monday.
The Cubs also announced four more spring training games, on March 13-14 against the A's in Las...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 6:22 AM
Evanston's Central Street was already sluggish on a recent Saturday afternoon when a wailing siren brought traffic on the two-lane road to a halt. An Illinois State Police cruiser sailed up from behind, lights blazing, and led a line of westbound buses...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:36 AM
Billy Joel apparently loves Wrigley Field. The piano man was booked Thursday for his fourth appearance at the historic ballpark Aug. 27.
It’ll be a busy late-summer stretch for music lovers at Wrigley, with Joel preceding a concert by Foo Fighters...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 6:18 AM
A collective groan echoed throughout a packed ballroom 2 1/2 months before an opponent had the opportunity to hit a home run into the Wrigley Field bleachers.
That's because high-ranking Cubs executives confirmed Saturday that delays in their...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 11:55 AM
There was something different about the mood at this year's Kerry Wood-hosted Woody's Winter Warm-Up benefit -- and it had little to do with the new location.
Several Cubs players attended the fourth annual Wood Family Foundation benefit Friday at Harry...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 1:10 PM
Fifth Third Bank and a Wrigley rooftop owner reached a settlement stemming from the bank's November complaint alleging the owner's business owed more than $18 million on mortgages and had missed payments, according to papers filed Friday in federal court....
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:38 PM
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,...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Wrigley Field's bleachers aren't the only thing being torn down in the North Side neighborhood.
The relationship between the Chicago Cubs and surrounding rooftop club owners, long a source of tension, has turned nasty.
But unlike the bleachers,...
| Dec 6, 2014
As soon as renovations at Wrigley Field are completed and a new television deal is finalized, the Cubs could be a feared team in free agency instead of losing out on top players such as catcher Russell Martin, who signed with the Blue Jays.
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Duke basketball coach and lifelong Cubs fan Mike Krzyzewski learned about the Jon Lester signing Wednesday during a guest spot on "The Dan Patrick Show."
His reaction summed up the feelings of all long-suffering Cubs fans: “Hallelujah."...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:11 AM
The Chicago Cubs secured another revenue stream Wednesday by announcing they reached an agreement with Wintrust to be their official banking partner.
Wintrust will have a strong presence in the Wrigleyville community, starting with the Wintrust sign...