About Marquee Sports Network

Marquee Sports Network is the home of the Chicago Cubs, delivering unprecedented access to Cubs fans who deserve a network dedicated solely to their favorite team. Debuting in February of 2020, Marquee Sports Network is the exclusive television network for Chicago Cubs baseball, except for games selected by national broadcasts. In addition to game broadcasts, the network features pregame and postgame coverage, exclusive Cubs content, local sports programming and original shows geared towards sports fans.

Marquee Sports Network is available within the Chicago Cubs home television territory as determined by Major League Baseball, currently carried by more than 50 cable providers in portions of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin, as well as on the streaming platforms DIRECTV STREAM and fuboTV.  

In partnership with the Chicago Cubs and Sinclair Broadcast Group (Nasdaq: SBGI), Marquee Sports Network brings together one of the most iconic sports franchises in the country with one of the largest television broadcasting companies to deliver unparalleled Cubs coverage for fans. Cubs fans are dedicated to the club 24/7 and deserve a network that reflects and honors that passion. Marquee Sports Network has one goal – to serve Cubs fans.


Key Marquee Sports Network Programming


  • Exclusive Cubs broadcasts of every non-nationally televised regular season game and home spring training games, featuring Jon “Boog” Sciambi (Play-by-play) and Jim Deshaies (Analyst), as well as additional on-air talent on a game-by-game basis
  • Hour-long pregame and postgame shows during the regular season with analysis from Marquee Sports Network’s team of on-air talent
  • Cubs 360 Daily presented by Miller Lite – Studio show featuring extensive analysis and coverage of all things Cubs
  • Cubs Classics presented by Prevagen – Full replays of historic Cubs games
  • Cubs Countdown presented by DraftKings – Lists of the best games, players and moments in Cubs history
  • Unique interview shows including Off the Mound with Ryan Dempster presented by Sloan, Class is in Session with Doug Glanville presented by UI Health and Chris & Tell presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois hosted by Chris Myers
  • Marquee Sports Network Films presented by Budweiser – Documentaries and films produced by Marquee Sports Network, including More Than Mr. Cub: The Life of Ernie Banks and The Mayor of Rush Street on the life of Harry Caray
  • Play at Home Trivia presented by Miller Lite – Cubs trivia show featuring special guest contestants battling for the title of Cubs trivia champion


Quick Links


Provider/Channel Information: https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/providers

On-Air Talent: https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/on-air-talent/marquee/

TV Schedule: https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/schedule/

Watch Now: https://watchmarquee.com/watchnow/marqueesportsnetwork

Contact Us: https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/contact/

Advertise with Us: https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/advertise-with-marquee-sports-network/




How can I access Cubs games if I am outside of Chicago Cubs television territory?

If you are outside of the Cubs home television territory (per MLB rules), your only option to watch live Cubs games is via an MLB out-of-market package, which was true in 2019 before the launch of Marquee Sports Network and remains true today. For more information, visit https://www.mlb.com/live-stream-games.

What is a home television territory?

A home television territory is the area defined by Major League Baseball as being within a club’s home market. With the exception of national broadcasts, fans within the Cubs home television territory must have Marquee Sports Network to watch live Cubs games. To confirm if you are in-market or out-of-market, please enter your zip code in the Marquee Sports Network channel finder https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/providers. Please note that Major League Baseball solely defines each club’s television territories and blackout restrictions. 

Can I live stream Marquee Sports Network?

Yes! On iOS devices, Android devices, Apple TV, Fire TV or Roku, launch the Marquee Sports Network app (free to download), select your provider, sign-in with your provider credentials, and you will have full access to live streaming of Marquee Sports Network programming and Cubs games, if you reside in the Cubs broadcast territory (per MLB rules). Live streaming of Marquee Sports Network and Cubs games is available at no added cost to Marquee Sports Network subscribers of participating providers.


What providers are in my area?

Marquee Sports Network is available on more than 50 cable providers in portions of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin, as well as on the streaming platforms DIRECTV STREAM (formerly AT&T TV) and fuboTV. For a full list of providers carrying Marquee Sports Network in your area, check out https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/providers/.


Do I need to subscribe to a service provider if I want to watch on the app?

Yes. In order to watch Marquee Sports Network programming on the app you will need to log-in with your provider credentials. Please contact your provider if you do not know your log-in credentials.


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