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Selling the Cubs

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Tribune Company has narrowed the list of bidders for the Cubs down to five. The short list includes a taxi tycoon, a real estate maven, a media mogul and a reputedly loud-mouthed NBA owner. Though one prominent Chicagoan – long thought a favorite – is notably absent from the final bidders.

Ben Klaymanis the sports business correspondent at the Chicago bureau of Reuters news agency, and joined us to talk about the latest on the Cubs sale, and what fans ought to make of it.

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