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Watch that wallet Cubs fans and get ready for big changes

More than two years ago, I wrote a post on a friend's blog about the crazy ticket prices at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. What is now dubbed as "Jerry's World" by some, in honor… Read more »

Cubs demote Samardzija to grounds crew?

Jeff Samardzija has been a disappointment for the Cubs this year, getting knocked around pretty good when he wasn't being shuttled back down to Iowa. In 17 appearances with the big club he's compiled… Read more »

A gift for the Cubs fan who's dying to show their loyalty... or just dying

The argument has been made that Cubs fans aren't really that dedicated, that they're mostly a bunch of yuppies who turn Wrigley Field into the world's largest outdoor saloon, and that they couldn't t… Read more »

More Good Press on Wise Guide Wrigley Field

The Web site PublishChicago.com, which supports Chicago-area publishers, likes our guidebook to Wrigley Field ... a lot. Here's the review from one Julie Hunt. She's apparently a Michigan Wolverine… Read more »

Wise Guides in the News...

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Are Cubs fans racist?

Another racist t-shirt has popped up outside Wrigley Field, which raises the question: Are Cubs fans racist? Or is it just the street vendors outside Wrigley? Or maybe the t-shirt makers?&n… Read more »

Here Come the Cardinals

The rivalry between the Cubs and Cardinals is probably the oldest and best in baseball, no matter how the Red Sox and Yankees spit and spite at each other. That's a tabloid-fueled soap opera about mo… Read more »

Let the Disneyfication of Wrigley begin

The Chicago alderman whose ward includes Wrigley Field wants to ban street vendors and the so-called 'bucket boys,' those kids who pound on overturned buckets with drumsticks, from the perimeter of t… Read more »

Wrigley Field iPhone App Released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Contact: 312.636.0257 info@wiseguidebooks.com Wise Guides hits a home run with its new iPhone app for Wrigley Field Fans can get insider tips … Read more »

Working the Scoreboard at Wrigley

One of the eternal mysteries of Wrigley, right up there with how they get the grass so green in April, is what it’s like inside the scoreboard. Fred Washington, who’s been flippin’ numbers at Wrigley… Read more »

A Cubs Fan admits, "I Am Confident"

While watching the Cubs second game of the year - yes, the one they lost in the 10th - I absolutely knew they were going to lose when Lou brought Cotts out for the second inning. All Cub fans are fam… Read more »

Find Your Seat at Wrigley Field

Wrigley Field has a reputation as a hitter’s park, a band-box of a ball yard from a different era where home runs regularly go flying out. Well, it depends which way the wind is blowing. A seasoned… Read more »

Wise Guides in the News

Wise Guides got a nice write-up today on the Web site Ron Kaplan's Baseball Bookshelf. Here's a link to the story and a podcast of an interview: http://rksbaseballbookshelf.wordpress.com/2009/02/26/w… Read more »

Wise Guide Tip - Hang with the Ballhawks at Wrigley

Wander out to to Waveland Avenue a couple hours before first pitch, just beyond the leftfield wall, and you’ll see grown men with gloves on waiting for baseballs to drop from the sky. They’re the Bal… Read more »