FAQs

What is Marquee Sports Network?

Marquee Sports Network is the exclusive television home of the Chicago Cubs in partnership with Sinclair Broadcast Group (Nasdaq: SBGI). It will be the Chicago-region’s exclusive network for fans to view live Cubs games beginning with the 2020 Major League Baseball season and will also feature every spring training game, extensive pre and postgame coverage, exclusive Cubs content and other local sports programming. 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 unprecedented Cubs coverage for fans.

Why are the Cubs launching their own network?

The Chicago Cubs have an opportunity to serve fans in a deeper, richer way, with in-depth Cubs content and extensive pre- and post-game coverage of nearly every Cubs game (excluding national broadcasts), regardless of whether another local team is playing.

Will Marquee Sports Network have every Cubs game?

In the 2020 season, Marquee Sports Network will have approximately 55 games – all games but those selected as national broadcast games by Major League Baseball, and subject to certain other MLB restrictions. In a regular MLB season, Marquee Sports Network will carry approximately 150 games.

How many hours of content per day does Marquee Sports Network have?

Marquee Sports Network is a 24/7 television network with Cubs games as the center piece of the programming. Marquee Sports Network will feature live game broadcasts from Chicago Cubs broadcasters, extensive pregame and postgame coverage, in-depth unique Cubs content and other local sports programming.

Where will Marquee Sports Network be located?

The network offices and studio are located in Wrigleyville.

What is the Marquee Sports Network App and TV Everywhere?

The Marquee Sports Network App and TV Everywhere is a live and on-demand sports content mobile App and desktop experience designed for iOS, Android and other devices, such as Apple TV, Fire TV and Roku with internet access. The App will include live streaming of all Marquee Sports Network programming, including live Chicago Cubs games for users who authenticate using their provider credentials and reside in the Cubs broadcast territory (per MLB rules). On-Demand videos and Cubs-related content will be available.

How do I watch the Marquee Sports Network on the App or TV Everywhere?

The Marquee Sports Network App is available to download on these platforms: iOS (iPhone and Pad), Android (smartphones and tablets), Apple TV, Fire TV and Roku players and via the Internet at (www.watchmarquee.com).

How do I access live streaming of Marquee Sports Network?

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 will be available at no added cost to Marquee Sports Network subscribers of participating providers. Select providers will still be enabling their authentication at launch and will provide streaming access for their customers as soon as possible.

Is there a cost to live stream Marquee Sports Network?

Live streaming of Marquee Sports Network will be available at no added cost to Marquee Sports Network subscribers of participating providers who reside in the Cubs broadcast territory (per MLB rules). You can also live stream and authenticate online at (www.watchmarquee.com).

What if I don’t know my provider log-in information?

Contact your service provider directly for your log-in credentials.

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

If outside of Cubs broadcast territory (per MLB rules), you can watch the games via the MLB Out-Of-Market Package, which is a subscription based service you can download on your smartphone or mobile device.

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