Chicago Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts over the weekend floated a $300 million privately financed plan to renovate the nearly 100-year-old Wrigley Field that could be paid for with new premium seating and additional advertising signage revenues, along with more night games and concerts.

The plan — made public on Saturday by Ricketts at the Cubs convention — does not rely on public funding but it hinges on the city’s agreement to relax rules governing the historic ballpark, such as limits on signage and game-time starts.

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