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2013 Cubs Convention

Stay with wgnradio.com throughout the weekend for full coverage of the 2013 Cubs Convention.

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WGN Radio’s Jim Memolo and Glen Kozlowski bring their Sports Central show to the Sheraton for a live broadcast with some of your favorite current and former Cubs.  They’re covering all the off-season moves, as well as what to look forward to with the 2013 team.  In this segment, Memolo and Koz welcome Darwin Barney and Jeff Samardzija.

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WGN Radio’s Jim Memolo and Glen Kozlowski bring their Sports Central show to the Sheraton for a live broadcast with some of your favorite current and former Cubs.  They’re covering all the off-season moves, as well as what to look forward to with the 2013 team.  In this segment, Memolo and Koz welcome Welington Castillo and David DeJesus.

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Do you want to know what our players do in their spare time? What they like to do on their days off? Join WGN Radio host Carol Roth as she talks to Scott Baker, Scott Feldman, Matt Garza, James Russell and Travis Wood about their life off the field.

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This unique hour long session is for the kids! Hosted by WGN Radio’s Bill Leff this fun segment will allow kids to take charge and ask the questions. Come listen to Darwin Barney, David Dejesus, Brooks Raley, Anthony Rizzo and Chris Rusin answer some always entertaining questions as well as give advice to these youngsters on how to become future big league stars.

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We see what happens at the Major League level, but find out what the journey is like for ballplayers  through the Minor Leagues. Hear what it is like to get the phone call saying you’ve been drafted by the Cubs and what happens from there. Cubs minor leagues prospects Dallas Beeler, Robert Whitenack, Matt Szczur and Tony Zych will be on hand to describe the journey from their first days in rookie ball to where they are today. Hosted by WGN Radio’s Garry Meier and Dave Eanet.

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Join WGN Radio’s Dave Eanet as he sits down with: President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein, Executive Vice President/General Manager Jed Hoyer, Assistant General Manager Randy Bush, Assistant General Manager Shiraz Rehman, and Manager Dale Sveum. Learn more about the recent moves the Cubs have made and what lies ahead for the 2013 season. Here’s your chance to hear about what goes on behind the scenes.

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Wrigley field: a delicate balance of history and business. The ballpark needs hundreds of millions of dollars in renovations- but how do you do that without ruining one of the city s most beloved landmarks? Saturday, the team s owners- the Ricketts family- tried to answer that question and many others at the annual Cubs Convention.

The WGN Radio Sports Night team of David Kaplan, Brian Noonan and Andrea Darlas welcome Cubs’ second baseman Darwin Barney, first baseman Anthony Rizzo, and right fielder David DeJesus.

The WGN Radio Sports Night team of David Kaplan, Brian Noonan and Andrea Darlas welcome Cubs pitchers Jeff Samardzija, Matt Garza, Scott Baker and Scott Feldman.

The WGN Radio Sports Night team of David Kaplan, Brian Noonan and Andrea Darlas welcome Cubs President Theo Epstein and General Manager Jed Hoyer.

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