In 1916, Wrigley bought a minority stake in the Chicago Cubs baseball team as part of a group headed by Charles Weeghman, former owner of the Federal League's Chicago Whales.- William Wrigley Jr.
Wrigley purchased the Chicago Cubs from Albert Lasker in 1925.- William Wrigley Jr.
In 1914, advertising executive Albert Lasker obtained a large block of the club's shares and before the 1916 season assumed majority ownership of the franchise.- Chicago Cubs
Lasker was an early owner of the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball.- Albert Lasker
Beginning in 1916, Bill Wrigley of chewing-gum fame acquired an increasing quantity of stock in the Cubs.- Chicago Cubs
In 1925, he sold the team to one of his minor partners, William Wrigley Jr.- Albert Lasker
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