Search Results for Cubs Tickets tag:www.thecubdom.com,2017:/cgi-bin/mt//feed/Cubs Tickets 2017-11-20T15:38:51Z Movable Type 4.23-en 39 1 39 Cubs Season Tickets Waitlist Update tag:www.thecubdom.com,2010://1.1257 2010-04-01T18:33:45Z 2013-09-22T20:38:54Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com If you're on the Cubs Season Ticket waitlist, you probably received an email this morning from the Cubs with good news. According to the email, the Cubs offered 2,600 new season tickets this year, so we can expect our waitlist numbers to decrease by that many. Additionally, the email indicated... Cubs sold to Ricketts, finally! tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1234 2009-10-28T00:28:10Z 2009-11-27T19:40:48Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The Sam Zell era is over. It was horrible, but not. You see, short term thinking kills franchises. Franchises of any sport are built with steady hands thinking long term. For every 1997 Florida Marlins World Series title (purchased and disassembled within 2 years), are dozens of franchises with lost... MLB Approves Cubs Sale tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1229 2009-10-06T22:09:46Z 2009-10-06T22:16:45Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The next to last hurdle in the Cubs sale process has just been cleared. The MLB Owners unanimously approved the sale of the Cubs to the Ricketts family. Linky Link Since I think Sam Zell has been an atrocious owner (worse than the other TribCo suits that preceded him), I'm... Huge Rooftop Discounts at Wrigley Done Right tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1193 2009-06-16T16:37:06Z 2009-06-16T16:38:25Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Wrigley Done Right has plenty of tickets available for the Cubs/Sox games and Cubs/Indians games this week. They are partnering with the My Wrigleyville.com store to offer discounted Rooftop tickets. So, if you're thinking about going to the game, click on the link below, and make sure to use coupon... Why we're gonna hate Tom Ricketts - Part I tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1103 2009-05-18T14:08:48Z 2009-05-19T19:02:30Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The Cubs are about to acquire an Alex Rodriguez, except this A-ROD will never wear a uniform, swing for the fences, take a banned substance, shag flyballs during BP... or retire. No - this A-ROD will be the $31mm+ of annual interest payments on the debt Tom Ricketts will issue... Hockey team bankruptcy has baseball implications tag:thecubdom.com,2009://1.668 2009-05-07T14:03:55Z 2009-05-17T00:33:10Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Last week, Jerry Moyes, the owner of the Phoenix Coyotes, placed his team into bankruptcy, touching off a showdown between the NHL and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court. As explained well in this WSJ Article by Matthew Futterman, the Bankruptcy Court is obligated to accept the highest bid for the team,... Lou Gehrig Day at Wrigley Field tag:thecubdom.com,2009://1.588 2009-04-07T15:41:32Z 2009-04-07T15:46:31Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com From the mailbag: Catch the Chicago Cubs Take on the Cincinnati Reds at the Les Turner ALS Foundation's 15th Annual Lou Gehrig Day at Wrigley Field Don't miss the excitement at the Les Turner ALS Foundation's 15th Annual Lou Gehrig Day at Wrigley Field on Sunday, July 26. The event... support tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1285 2009-02-04T04:46:10Z 2011-02-04T04:46:57Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Help Support The Cubdom! You can help support The Cubdom in several ways. Probably the best method of supporting my site is to come back everyday... multiple times. The success of my site is most dependent on the traffic it generates, and the involvement of my readers. But, you... Wrigley Field bike check review tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.1015 2008-08-15T14:00:00Z 2009-05-17T01:38:46Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Tired of paying for parking at the Cubs game? Need some extra funds to afford those Cubs tickets? Dating someone with 'Green Peace' tattooed on their ass? Then, the Wrigley Field Bike Check is your answer. For Cubs fans, there is a wide variety of transportation options for arriving at... Cubs score big for the All-star game tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.1007 2008-07-06T22:24:10Z 2009-05-19T04:52:36Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Your favorite Cub is in all likelihood going to represent the National League in the all-star game on July 15. Alfonso Soriano, Kosuke Fukudome, and Geovany Soto were all voted in by the fans as starters for the game. Ryan Dempster, Kerry Wood, and Aramis Ramirez were all selected by... Pirates struggling to put butts in the seats tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.1005 2008-07-02T20:08:32Z 2009-05-19T05:00:29Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com In other news, man bites dog. Ron Cook of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writes a column bashing new Pirates President Frank Coonelly for being satisfied with progress outside of the win-column. At the end of the column, he points out that the Pirates 'progress' hasn't made it as far as the... Recycling the empties at Wrigley Field tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.1002 2008-06-23T14:00:00Z 2009-05-19T05:26:40Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Have you ever wondered what the Cubs do with all those empty beer cans after a game? Me neither... but I was waiting in line for day-of-game Cubs/Sox tickets yesterday and a truck from Bucktown Recycling pulled up to the gate. (The gate by the Harry Caray statue, I think... TribCo Revenue Grab: Revenue Estimate for The Sandberg Game 2 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.1000 2008-06-18T16:15:00Z 2009-05-19T05:32:59Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Ryno's coming to Wrigley Field in July. I've already examined how this came about, now let's whip out our calculators (or Excel spreadsheets as the case may be.) and see if we can't get an estimate of the increased revenue to the ball club. For this exercise, I used my... Win 2009 Cubs Season Tickets! tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.998 2008-06-14T20:52:44Z 2009-05-19T05:40:20Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I joined the Cubs season ticket waiting list on October 3, 2006. I've moved up 65 slots since then, and there's still nearly 15,000 people above me on the waiting list. Depressing? You betcha. Anyhow, here's an opportunity that might land you season tickets a bit quicker than the waitlist.... TribCo Revenue Grab: Ryne Sandberg to manage at Wrigley tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.987 2008-05-04T07:22:09Z 2009-05-17T00:20:53Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Deep in the Bowels of the Tribune Company, Sam Zell and a handful of Tribune Company executives are seated around a conference room table. Sam Zell: We took out too much debt to buy this blasted company. Everybody needs to come up with a way to make more money, pronto!... Wrigley Field - Aisle 239 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.985 2008-04-25T03:48:34Z 2009-06-25T16:00:40Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I went to the Cubs game on Monday night and sat in a section I hadn't sat in before: Aisle 239. The seats were fantastic for a number of reasons. Here's a photograph of the view from Aisle 239. Pros • Great views of everything, the game, people in the... A strategy for cheap Cubs tickets tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.984 2008-04-16T17:14:38Z 2009-06-25T15:58:44Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I went to the Cubs game last night and used one of my favorite strategies to score cheap Cubs tickets. Here's how it works. First, this strategy doesn't always work, but it's more reliable than your usual MLB Odds. Anyhow, the best games for this strategy are night games and... MLB Road Trip: Quantifying the visiting fan tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.967 2005-06-14T00:09:47Z 2009-05-17T00:20:46Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com As you know, the Red Sox and their legions of fans showed up at Wrigley Field this weekend. Like Cubs fans, Red Sox fans are known for traveling with their team to support their favorite players in hostile territory. Although I wasn't in attendance at any of the games, quotes... Weekend Update, With Byron Clarke tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.956 2005-06-06T05:57:55Z 2009-05-17T00:20:43Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I love weekend update on Saturday Night Live, even if it was a little off this year. Man, I miss Jimmy Fallon. Well, I'm at the permahome for the second weekend in a row, and as I have discussed earlier, I feel completely removed from the broader world while I'm... Playing "Dumb Ball" tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.947 2005-05-27T04:10:44Z 2009-05-17T00:20:40Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Today was glorious. Perfect weather for a game, and fortune smiled down upon me. In February, I bought tickets to a game in May. It was one of the only games that still had bleacher seats available, and so I snapped them up with no guarantee that I would actually...