The Chicago Cubs and Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that Ernie Banks' Wrigley Field statue will be placed in Daley Plaza this week from Wednesday morning through Saturday, allowing fans to honor and remember the Hall of Famer.
Following an energetic weekend at Cubs Convention, the Chicago Cubs are pleased to offer fans an opportunity to purchase many of the best games of the 2015 season through Cubs 6-Game Packs and Cubs 12-Game Flex Packs. These multi-game packages feature tickets for Opening Night vs. the St. Louis Cardinals, summer Friday games, weekend bobblehead promotional games and Family Sundays. These packages also include rivalry matchups with the Chicago White Sox and St. Louis Cardinals, as well as interleague matchups with rare visits from the Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals.
The Chicago Cubs today announced weekend passes for the 30th Annual Cubs Convention and hotel packages at the event's location, Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, are sold out. A limited number of room packages with weekend passes remain available at the W Chicago Lakeshore Hotel. Cubs Convention room rates include passes at a discounted price of $20 per pass. For more information or to book one of the last remaining room packages, fans can visit www.cubs.com/convention.
The Chicago Cubs and Tribune Broadcasting's WGN-TV today announced a new five-year agreement under which the local station will televise 45 games annually beginning with the 2015 season. This new agreement continues a broadcasting partnership that spans more than 60 years. Specific terms of the agreement were not released.
The Chicago Cubs today announced details for purchasing single game tickets for Cubs Spring Training games at the newly-named Sloan Park. Single game tickets go on sale at the Sloan Park Ticket Office in Mesa, Arizona, Saturday, Jan. 10, at 10 a.m. MST/11 a.m. CT. Tickets will be available at the same time by phone at 1-800-THE-CUBS and online at www.cubs.com.
The Chicago Cubs and Sloan Valve Company today announced Sloan will become the naming rights partner of Sloan Park - formerly Cubs Park - the team's Spring Training facility in Mesa, Arizona. Sloan, a global brand based in the Chicago area, joins the team as a Legacy Partner and the Official Water Efficiency Partner of the Chicago Cubs.