| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:02 PM
The massive construction project underway at chilly Wrigley Field mirrors the ominous task facing the Cubs as they court Jon Lester.
The marquee free-agent left-hander met team officials Tuesday, according to a source. Despite Lester's familiarity...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:20 AM
There were no limos parked in front of the Chicago Cubs' offices, nor were balloons hanging above the entrance.
The famed Wrigley Field marquee promoted group sales, and a massive crane was parked in the triangle symbolizing the franchise's massive...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Reports the Cubs likely will open the 2015 season without the Wrigley Field bleacher reconstruction finished shouldn't be too surprising to anyone who has followed the franchise for the last 106 or so years.
There was bound to be a hangover after the...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 2:43 PM
An array of delays has forced the Chicago Cubs to make contingency plans in the event that construction on the Wrigley Field outfield bleachers isn't completed by the April 5 season opener against the National League Central champion St. Louis Cardinals....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:11 AM
At the Foo Fighters show at Cubby Bear last week, Dave Grohl teased the crowd about a possible show across the street at Wrigley Field some day -- following the leads of friends Paul McCartney and Pearl Jam. "Maybe we'll even play Wrigley Field one day,"...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:36 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Boston bills Fenway Park as the "most beloved ballpark in baseball" while the Cubs marketed Wrigley Field this year as the "party of the century."
But if you're looking for a ballpark that actually helps its team win championships,...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 6:13 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — That absence of noise Friday at Wrigley Field didn’t mean the demolition of the bleachers had ceased.
It was the Cubs front office going under the Cone of Silence as speculation swirled they may be interested in hiring former...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Wrigley Field’s signature bleachers were torn down Thursday, but the demolition of those storied seats is merely part of the park’s four-year, $575 million “1060 Project” renovation mission.
The demolition of the bleachers in...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:28 PM
We all have seen the White House, the Golden Gate bridge, the Las Vegas strip and other American landmarks destroyed in various sci-fi movies. And now we have a real-life version of a Wrigley Field Apocalypse, and it's very photogenic indeed.
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:21 PM
The Dodgers could be National League West champions by Tuesday night.
Here's what they have to do: Beat the second-place San Francisco Giants at Dodger Stadium on Monday, and again the next day.
"That'd be really nice," Matt Kemp said.
| Nov 3, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The marquee at Wrigley Field read "Welcome Joe Maddon," and the Chicago Cubs gave their new manager a robust greeting before Monday's news conference.
Maddon, 60, will receive a five-year contract worth at least $25 million, a source confirmed.