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Lovable losers? Not at this sale price

Originally Published: April 2, 2007
By John Helyar | ESPN.com

While the rest of baseball celebrated the start of another season with traditional bunting and ceremonial first pitches Monday, the owners of the Chicago Cubs took a different approach. Tribune Co. marked Opening Day 2007 by firing the opening gun for a bidding scramble for its team. The media giant's announcement that it will sell the Cubs after the 2007 season almost surely will draw a raft of frenzied, moneyed buyers and a price topping $600 million.

"I think every wealthy Chicagoan ...

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