"WGN-AM 720 confirmed today it is dropping "Sports Central,"
its 28-year-old sports-talk show, and redeploying longtime host David Kaplan
as its "sports insider," a role that will include serving as primary host of an expanded "Cubs 10th Inning" postgame show..
- Kaplan's "sports insider" job comes with an "intense focus on the Cubs beat," the team's broadcasts long established as a centerpiece for listeners and station revenue....
Besides his postgame responsibilities, Kaplan will host a new weekend show, "Cubs Insider";
a pregame feature for all home-game broadcasts called "Cubs Underground"
and an interview segment that will air through the week called "60 Seconds With ..." "
Fans remember Tribune ownership of the Cubs