Talking a good game

Rhetoric about World Series, improved Wrigley needs to translate into action

Updated: April 16, 2013, 2:13 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- In Tom Ricketts' short tenure as chairman of the Chicago Cubs, the team has been awful, attendance has gone down and the long-awaited celebratory shovel still hasn't hit the ground to renovate Wrigley Field.

The only good news has been plans for the future. Theo Epstein's farm system, artists' renderings of a happy Wrigley Field, grandiose dreams of money and World Series parades.

At a news conference Monday to discuss the seeming end of never-ending plans for Wrigley ...

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