Archive for the 'Cubs For Sale' Category

FCC Helps Out TribCo Sale

Friday, November 30th, 2007

Finally, some movement on the TribCo/Cubs sale.
Tribune Co. said late Friday that the Federal Communications Commission — in a move that could play a crucial role in the company’s planned $8.2 billon leveraged buyout — has approvedjuegos de casino juegos son por lo general demasiado rápido para que usted vea muchas […]

Tribune Looks To Screw Over Cubs As Long As Possible

Monday, October 8th, 2007

Curve for Cubs bidders: Trib stalls on sale
Team sale heads into 2008; Trib may still own on opening day
The effort to sell the Chicago Cubs has slowed to a crawl as the team’s owner brainstorms ways to reap maximum cash from its pinstriped asset.
Yea, it’s called ‘extending the bidding war’.
“There’s no hard deadline, and I […]

(Back)Loaded Statements

Friday, April 6th, 2007

While I don’t want this blog to become, I just have to make one comment about his latest diatribe warning Cub fans about getting excited about Peter Colangelo perhaps being the next owner of the Cubs. Ricky’s main point is that while Colangelo was leading the Arizona Diamondbacks when they won the World […]

Cubs Lose Opener; Wrigley To Be Sold Separately?

Monday, April 2nd, 2007

The Cubs lose 5-1 to the Reds as Zambrano just doesn’t look like he can maintain his focus and emotions on Opening Day. This is disconcerting only because if/when he gets the chance to pitch in a World Series, will he be able to hold it together? We know he can pitch lights […]

Tribune Sold To Zell For $8.2B, Say’s He’ll Sell Cubs

Monday, April 2nd, 2007

Looks like Chuck was right, Sam Zell has bought the Tribune Company, and according to that linked article, he plans on selling the Cubs as he already owns a stake in the White Sox. Crazy times ahead…
…Here is an interesting profile of the Cubs new (temporary?) owner.
UPDATE: It’s official - The Cubs will […]