Chicago Cubs Facts
Professional baseball team located in Chicago, Illinois
- Chicago Cubs are a professional baseball team located in Chicago, Illinois.
- They are members of the Central Division of Major League Baseball's National League.
- The team is currently owned by a family trust of TD Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts.
- Previous owners of the team include the Chicago Tribune and the Wrigley Company.
- The Cubs have not won the World Series in 103 years.
- They played its first games in 1870 and was founded professionally in 1876.
- They hold the record for oldest team still in its original city.
- The team is earlier called Chicago White Stockings, Chicago Colts and Chicago Orphans