Mickey Mantle

Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa. (Credit: Getty Images)

Baffoe: How Not To Make A Baseball Hall Of Fame Voting Argument

Here is what so many voters like Simmons fail to understand. The Hall of Fame is a museum, and voters are being asked to choose what players get highlighted in that museum. Museums are supposed to represent—accurately—history.

670 The Score–12/27/2013

Ken "Hawk" Harrelson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

MLB Network To Air Documentary On Ken ‘The Hawk’ Harrelson

Ever wondered how exactly White Sox television broadcaster Ken ‘The Hawk’ Harrelson got to be the way he is?

CBS Chicago–07/11/2013

Bill 'Moose' Skowron is introduced during the New York Yankees 64th Old-Timer's Day before a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on July 17, 2010 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Former White Sox Player, Ambassador Bill ‘Moose’ Skowron Dies

Bill “Moose” Skowron, who played for the White Sox from 1964-67 and served as a team ambassador since 1999, passed away Friday morning from congestive heart failure.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2012

Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire share a laugh after McGwire broke Roger Maris' single-season home run record in 1998. (STEPHEN JAFFE/AFP/Getty Images)

61: The Scarlet Number – How the Maris Home Run Record Could Help Expunge the Steroid Era

This October 1 marks exactly 50 years since Roger Maris slammed home run #61 in 1961, taking down two icons with one swing: Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2011

This 1951 Mickey Mantle rookie card is worth $1 million. (Credit: National Sports Collectors)

$3 Million Mickey Mantle Card Collection On Display

Avid collectors of sports memorabilia are descending on the Chicago-area starting this afternoon for the world’s biggest sports show.

CBS 2–08/03/2011