Posts in category "Cubs"

Do the Cubs need a General Manager or a President?

Do the Cubs need a General Manager or a President?
  October 5, 2011   “I’m just wondering if they’ll even give him permission, because Larry’s like that,” said former San Diego Padre Assistant General Manager Reggie Waller referring to Red Sox CEO, Larry Lucchino, who’s been asked by Tom Ricketts for permission to speak to  Theo Epstein about the vacant Cubs General Manager position. ... Read more »

Owner Fan or Owner Winner?

August 26, 2011 In the 1980’s baseball entered a new age—it became big business. Entrepreneurs like Phil Wrigley one at a time were being replaced by corporate entities like the Tribune Company, which owned not only the Cubs but television station WGN and the Chicago Tribune. Similarly, teams like the Angels, once owned by Gene... Read more »