Family explores selling Cubs shares

Updated: April 4, 2014, 6:42 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Four and a half years after buying the Chicago Cubs and related interests for $845 million, the Ricketts family is considering offloading a piece of its investment.

Cubs spokesman Julian Green confirmed ESPN.com and other published reports Thursday that the family will explore selling minority shares in order to finance the proposed $500 million renovation of Wrigley Field and redevelopment around the stadium, including a plaza and hotel.

Tom Ricketts said it's still uncertain what ...

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