Cubs multi-game ticket packs on sale

CHICAGO -- Starting Wednesday at 12 p.m. CT, Cubs fans can purchase tickets for the 2017 season through the team's eight-game packs and 14-game flex packs, including tickets for the April 12 game against the Dodgers when the players will receive their World Series rings.

The multi-game packages include tickets to summer, Friday and weekend games, and they are available in advance of when single-game tickets go on sale in February. Fans can purchase tickets for the packages at www.cubs.com/packs.

Cubs eight-game packs
The eight-game packs provide a choice of four different pre-selected, eight-game plans, with each option tailored to different fan interests. Options include the Friday Pack, featuring eight Friday games throughout the season; the Coast Pack, featuring home games against East Coast and West Coast teams; the Rivals Pack, featuring matchups with the White Sox, Dodgers and National League Central division foes; and the Summer Pack, featuring games in June, July and August.

The eight-game packs are available in the reserved seating bowl of Wrigley Field. Fans must order the same number of tickets for each of the eight games in their package. Prices start at $175 before service fees and city and county amusement taxes for a Coast Pack in the Upper Deck Reserved Outfield, with other prices varying based on plan and location.

Cubs 14-game flex packs
Fans who want to customize their ticket package can choose the 14-game flex packs. This package allows fans to select from two marquee games, which include Interleague matchups against the Yankees and Rays or the Crosstown Cup series against the White Sox. The package also includes the April 12 Platinum game against the Dodgers, during which the players will be presented with their 2016 World Series rings.

The 14-game flex packs are available in both the Budweiser Bleachers and reserved seating bowl at Wrigley Field. Prices start at $294 in the Upper Deck Reserved Outfield before service fees and city and county amusement taxes, with other prices varying based on plan and location. Overall, fans can select from 78 total games when purchasing the 14-game flex packs.

Tickets may be purchased online through www.cubs.com/packs, by calling 1-800-THE-CUBS (1-800-843-2827) or by speaking with the Fan Services team at 773-388-8270.

Carrie Muskat has covered the Cubs since 1987, and for MLB.com since 2001. She writes a blog, Muskat Ramblings. You can follow her on Twitter @CarrieMuskat and listen to her podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.