More Details and Updated Attendees List for 2013 Cubs Convention

The 28th Annual Cubs Convention (January 18 – January 20) kicks off on Friday afternoon at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers and additional details have been released. The convention kicks off on Friday afternoon with the Opening Ceremonies, which are expected to larger this time around than in year’s past. Saturday is a full […]

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The 2013 Cubs Convention is Just Around the Corner

Updated: January 9 – 7:18pm CST – The 28th Annual Cubs Convention (January 18 – January 20) kicks off on Friday, January 18 at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers and some of the details have surfaced. This year’s convention will be in a new location and the Cubs are promising changes to the familiar […]

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Happy Two Thousand Thirteen!

Happy New Year from the CCO! Another year over and a new one just begun … it is 2013! With the calendar turning over once again, it means a new baseball season is just around the corner. Here are a few numbers to put into perspective on just how close it is to the 2013 […]

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The Final Cubs Weekend Update of Twenty-Twelve

As the New Year approaches, the next two days figures to be filled with ‘Year in Review’ reports throughout the game and looking back at what went right or wrong over the last 12 months. The Cubs had a rough year, one that most saw coming but there was more than just a few positives […]

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Catching Up on a Slow Cubs News Day

Monday was relatively quiet day for the Cubs as the baseball world focused on mega-deals the Dodgers closed over the weekend and the huge trade between the Kansas City Royals and Tampa Bay Rays. The Cubs have irons in the fire but lost another one of their targets when Jason Grilli re-signed with the Pirates. […]

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2011 Cubs Convention Schedule and Attendees

The schedule for the 26th Annual Cubs Convention was released on Tuesday. The three-day event begins on Friday at the Hilton Chicago. Cubs past and present, the front office and the Ricketts family will be in attendance … as well as the newest Cubs, Matt Garza and Carlos Pena, plus Aramis Ramirez is scheduled to […]

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Weekend Update … Cubs Accomplish Off-Season Goals

Jim Hendry began the off-season with three main goals … add a frontline starting pitcher, add a left-handed power-hitting first baseman and add a power reliever. And with very little payroll flexibility, the Cubs’ GM accomplished what he set out to do. With the addition of Matt Garza, Hendry has added three of the pieces […]

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The 2011 Cubs Convention is Just Around the Corner

Details of the 2011 Cubs Convention have begun surfacing with only eight days until the annual event at the Chicago Hilton … the 26th Annual Cubs Convention kicks off on Friday, January 14. The Cubs tribute to Ron Santo figures to be the most attended session of the weekend. Ernie Banks, Billy Williams, Ferguson Jenkins […]

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Happy Two Thousand Eleven!

Happy New from everyone at the CCO! Another year over and a new one just begun … it is hard to believe it is 2011. With the calendar turning over once again, it means a new baseball season is just around the corner. Here are a few numbers to put into perspective on just how […]

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Cubs Continue to Talk Garza … and Check In on Carmona

A day after losing out on Brandon Webb, who signed a one-year, $3 million deal with the Rangers that could end up being worth as much as $10 million, the Cubs turned their attention to other options. According to a report from Bruce Levine, the Cubs continue to look at acquiring Matt Garza and have […]

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