Cubs Press Releases
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Visitation and memorial services for Ernie Banks
A public visitation and memorial services for Cubs legend Ernie Banks will be held this Friday, January 30, and Saturday, January 31, at Fourth Presbyterian Church.
Plans announced for public memorial service for Ernie Banks
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.
Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks passes away at the age of 83
The Chicago Cubs tonight are saddened to announce that Hall of Famer Ernie Banks, the greatest Cub in franchise history, has passed away at the age of 83.
Cubs claim righthander Gonzalez Germen off waivers from the Texas Rangers
The Chicago Cubs today claimed right-handed pitcher Gonzalez Germen off waivers from the Texas Rangers. The club's 40-man roster now stands at 40 players.
Chicago Cubs to host 10th annual Race to Wrigley Charity Run
The Chicago Cubs will host the 10th Annual Race to Wrigley Charity Run presented by ATI Physical Therapy Saturday, April 25, outside Wrigley Field.
Cubs 6-Game Packs and Cubs 12-Game Flex Packs on sale today at 1 p.m. CST
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.
Cubs acquire outfielder Dexter Fowler from Houston
The Chicago Cubs today acquired centerfielder Dexter Fowler from the Houston Astros for infielder Luis Valbuena and right-handed pitcher Dan Straily.
Cubs volunteer during the 2015 Cubs Caravan tour to kick off Convention Weekend
The Chicago Cubs completed the two-day 2015 Cubs Caravan Tour yesterday.
Pat Hughes named Illinois Sportscaster of the Year
Chicago Cubs play-by-play announcer Pat Hughes has been named the 2014 Illinois Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.