Minnie Minoso

Ernie Banks, left, and Minnie Minoso. (Getty Images)

Cubs, White Sox To Honor Ernie Banks, Minnie Minoso With Throwback Uniforms

The teams will honor the late legends this Sunday and on Aug. 14.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2015

The annual toast to legendary broadcaster Harry Caray at his namesake restaurant. (CBS)

Annual Toast To Harry Caray Bittersweet With Passing Of ‘Mr. Cub’ And Minnie Minoso

Glasses were raised in memories of these baseball greats.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2015

Hundreds attended a memorial service for White Sox legend Minnie Minoso. (Credit: Pool Feed)

Family, Fans Pay Final Respects To Sox Legend Minnie Minoso

Hundreds of family, friends and family packed Holy Family Church to say goodbye to White Sox legend Minnie Minoso Saturday afternoon.


Minnie Minoso. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Public Says Goodbye To White Sox Great Minnie Minoso

The 90-year-old died last Sunday of natural causes. He was a seven-time All Star and broke barriers including becoming the first black player in Chicago.


Minnie Minoso. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

More Details For Minnie Minoso Services Announced

Rahm Emanuel, Bill Pierce and Charlie Minoso will be among those speaking in remembrance of Minnie Minoso.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2015

Minnie Minoso

Minnie Minoso’s Visitation, Memorial Service Set For Friday-Saturday

Services will take place at Holy Family Church.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2015

Minnie Minoso. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Minnie Minoso’s Exclusion Another Sorry Mark On The Hall Of Fame

Add up his entire baseball career, and Minoso is a Hall of Famer, writes Tim Baffoe.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2015

Minnie Minoso. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Remembering Minnie Minoso

The White Sox world is in mourning after the death of legendary slugger Minnie Minoso.


Minnie Minoso. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Minoso A True Baseball Legend

Orestes “Minnie” Minoso was more than just a former Chicago White Sox player.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2015

Vince Vaughn participates in the Chicago Polar Plunge 2015 at North Avenue Beach on March 1, 2015 . (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Vince Vaughn, Lady Gaga Take Part In Polar Plunge

Thousands of people took a dip in icy Lake Michigan at North Avenue Beach Sunday morning, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.


Former Chicago White Sox player Minnie Minoso. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

White Sox Legend Minnie Minoso Dies

Minnie Minoso, who hit a two-run home run in his first at-bat when he became major league baseball’s first black player in Chicago in 1951, has died, the Cook County medical examiner said Sunday.


Paul Konerko celebrates after hitting a grand slam in the 2005 World Series. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Baffoe: You Didn’t Have To Be So Good, Paul Konerko

A high-moral, quietly cool hard-working guy? That’s not what players are about in this era.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Minnie Minoso

Minnie Minoso Hospitalized After Accident On Boat, Expected To Be Released Sunday

Legendary White Sox outfielder Minnie Minoso was hospitalized Friday in Chicago after falling off of his boat.


Rev. Jesse Jackson (File Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rev. Jesse Jackson Marks 71st Birthday At PUSH

The Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. welcomed the weekend just before his 71st birthday in the same way that he starts nearly every weekend, at the Rainbow PUSH Saturday Morning Forum, at the organization’s South Side headquarters.


Ron Santo. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Schuster: Santo Gets In, Minoso Has To Wait

The city of Chicago dominated the opening of baseball’s winter meetings. The first thing on MLB’s agenda was the announcement of the Veteran’s Committee on who was going into the Hall of Fame. The announcement came early in the morning with former Cub Ron Santo getting in while former Sox player Minnie Minoso fell short.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2011

Minnie Minoso

Minnie Minoso Fails To Get Into Hall Of Fame

While Cubs legend Ron Santo was finally elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame Monday, the news wasn’t as good for White Sox legend Minnie Minoso.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2011

Ron Santo. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Santo, Minoso Up For Hall-Of-Fame Again

Santo is one of 10 candidates on the Golden Era ballot, which was announced Thursday. The ballot also includes White Sox legend Minnie Minoso.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

Minnie Minoso

Minnie Minoso To Throw Out First Pitch At Sox Home Opener

Chicago White Sox’s legend Minnie Minoso will throw out the ceremonial first pitch during the team’s home opener on April 7.

670 The Score–04/04/2011

Carlos Quentin

Quentin Named AL Player Of The Week

The Chicago White Sox’s Carlos Quentin has been named the American League’s Player of the Week, for the week ending on April 3.

670 The Score–04/04/2011