Originally Posted by jonred
Do you really think that if the Cubs move to Rosemont into a new say $650M+ stadium that would be designed to be a modern version of Wrigley that people wouldn't come? I know it might be wishful thinking on some people's part, but there are plenty of Cubs fans who would love to visit a fast-developing entertainment hub complete with a casino, hotels, restaurants and entertainment.
Cubs fans yes, tourists no. A fairly significant part of the Cubs attendance is tourists. No one's going to add a trip to see the Rosemont Cubs in their brand new stadium as one of the "must" attractions of going to Chicago.