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    Ernie Banks

    Former Major League Baseball Shortstop & First Baseman
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    Ernest "Ernie" Banks, born January 31, 1931 in Dallas, Texas, is a former Major League Baseball shortstop and first baseman. He played his entire 19-year baseball career with the Chicago Cubs (1953?1971). Nicknamed Mr. Cub, he is widely considered one of the best players to play the game and was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1977.

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    Saturday, Oct 15 2011

    10 AM

    What does America?s love of baseball say about our culture, and why does the game continue to enamor and define us? The historic Wrigley Field... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Wrigley Field

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