This... is not good news.
The Cubs are an iconic brand. New marketing management thinks the brand needs freshening, with more kid-friendly happenings. They might be right in some areas. But a mascot? Um, no.
Only in the city of Chicago could a man representing one-fiftieth of the population hold up a deal that could benefit the entire city. It's time for the 44th Ward alderman to back off.
Herein, post all your comments and experiences in the dreaded ticket virtual waiting room, and/or how you were able to get Cubs tickets this year through the wristband system at the box office.