Originally Posted by roylestillman
The awkward Thanksgiving dinner issue in all of this is just think of all the the TD Ameritrade stock they had to sell in 2009 to come up with the $150 million or so for the down payment on the deal. 2009. What do you think that stock is worth now?
In their defense, though, the value of the Cubs has improved at least 30% since they bought them, though, hasn't it? And that's even without the mega TV deal they're going to get next off-season when they finally kick WGN to the curb.