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  • Dispute erupts over remains of Ernie Banks

    CHICAGO – Ernie Banks, the beloved Cubs great who once said he wanted to have his ashes scattered at Wrigley Field, is at the center of a battle over ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Rooftop owners want restraining order to stop Wrigley signs

    CHICAGO – The owners of two rooftop bars with views into Wrigley Field are asking a judge to temporarily block the Chicago Cubs from putting up a vide ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 8:46 pm
  • Ernie Banks left great memories for teammate Billy Williams

    CHICAGO – As he approached the casket to pay his respects to Ernie Banks, a steady flow of memories came rushing back to Billy Williams.
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Chicago Cubs' Ernie Banks statue moved downtown for tribute

    CHICAGO – Fans of Ernie Banks on Wednesday got their first chance to pay their respects to the most famous and beloved Chicago Cub who ever played aft ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83

    CHICAGO – Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing C ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Cubs agree to 1-year deal with Coghlan

    CHICAGO – Outfielder Chris Coghlan and the Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract for $2,505,000 and avoided arbitration.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Cubs and catcher David Ross reach 2-year deal

    CHICAGO – David Ross and the Chicago Cubs have agreed on a two-year contract worth $5 million, reuniting the catcher with frequent batterymate Jon Les ...
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • AP source: Lester $30M signing bonus with Cubs sets record

    NEW YORK – Jon Lester set Major League Baseball records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment with his $155 million, six-year deal wit ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 8:43 pm
  • Jon Lester, Chicago Cubs agree to $155M, 6-year contract

    SAN DIEGO – Jon Lester agreed Tuesday night to a $155 million, six-year contract with the Cubs, the first big deal of the offseason involving a top-le ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Wrigley Field bleacher renovation may be delayed

    CHICAGO – The timeline may be off for the Chicago Cubs to have the Wrigley Field bleacher renovation done by Opening Day.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Chicago Cubs introduce Joe Maddon as manager

    CHICAGO – Joe Maddon's unusual road to the manager's office at Wrigley Field included a job interview at an RV park in Pensacola, Florida. The first p ...
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Chicago Cubs introduce Joe Maddon as manager

    CHICAGO – When Joe Maddon and the Tampa Bay Rays visited Wrigley Field in August, the manager raved about National League baseball and praised the ico ...
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 12:52 pm
  • Chicago Cubs fire Rick Renteria, hire Joe Maddon as manager

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs fired Rick Renteria on Friday to hire former Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon.
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 4:13 pm
  • AP source: Mueller resigns as Cubs hitting coach

    CHICAGO – A person familiar with the situation says Bill Mueller has resigned as the Cubs' hitting coach.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 5:47 pm
  • Epstein sees Cubs competing for division next year

    CHICAGO – Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein made one thing clear. He sees no reason why his team can't compete for a division title n ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:23 pm
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