The Team

Chicago baseball history dates back to 1856 and over 5 million fans define their lives by their baseball loyalty, pride, and traditions. We are here to celebrate and unite the city of baseball with a world-class ballpark experience and an increased focus on community, family, and youth engagement.

Butch Hobson enters 2018 as the first manager in Chicago Dogs history. Hobson joins the Chicago Dogs with more than 30 years of experience in both major and minor league baseball, including three seasons as manager of the Boston Red Sox. Hobson served as third baseman for Major League Baseball’s Boston Red Sox (1975-1980), California Angels (1981) and New York Yankees (1982). After retiring as a player, Hobson managed the Boston Red Sox (1992-1994), where he led the team to 207 victories. Hobson has also managed the Boston Red Sox minor league system, New York Mets minor league system, Philadelphia Phillies minor league system and the Independent Atlantic League’s Lancaster Barnstormers, Mobile Bay Sharks and Nashua Pride. Hobson most recently served as manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Class A affiliate.

Premium seating opportunities are also available at Impact Field’s luxury suites and Rivers Stadium Club. Single-game tickets for the private club are available for $85 per person and include access to an all-inclusive premium buffet provided by Levy Restaurants as well as beer, wine and soda. Tickets can be purchased by calling 847-636-5450 or visiting