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    Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations


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    Re: Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations

    Not a particularly good moment for a billionaire owner to ask a bankrupt state for a healthy sized loan. This is an issue built for political grandstanding and few places do that quite like Illinois. I side with Ricketts, the plan seems to make sense and will lead into an investment in the neighborhood. He doesn't have his hand out in the same manner the Sonics owners and many others have.



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    Re: Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations

    Quote Originally Posted by Neckbeard View Post
    Not a particularly good moment for a billionaire owner to ask a bankrupt state for a healthy sized loan. This is an issue built for political grandstanding and few places do that quite like Illinois. I side with Ricketts, the plan seems to make sense and will lead into an investment in the neighborhood. He doesn't have his hand out in the same manner the Sonics owners and many others have.
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    Re: Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations

    oh what ISU could do with 300 million


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    Re: Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations

    Wrigley being a Historic Landmark it prevents alot revenue that the Ricketts could be getting. Thus it makes total sense to ask for the cash first, they could get grants and federal money.



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    Re: Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneIce View Post
    Cough... Chiefs, Royals... Cough
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    Re: Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations

    I will miss singing sweet caroline to no music in the rusty stairwells during rain delays.

    Nothing beats downing a pint of walker outside because they found it in your cargo pants at the ticket gate.



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    Re: Cubs to Seek $300 Million for Wrigley Renovations

    Quote Originally Posted by gocy444 View Post
    oh what ISU could do with 300 million
    Could you imagine?



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