Ron Santo

The coffin of Cubs great Ron Santo is adorned with his retired jersey number. (CBS)

Santo Visitation Draws Scores Of Admirers

Mourners for the Cubs great include former teammates and regular people who appreciated his passion for the North Siders.


Ron Santo

Public Visitation To Be Held For Ron Santo

Chicagoans are getting a final chance to say goodbye to beloved Cubs legend Ron Santo.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2010

The Wrigley Field Marquee Displays A Tribute To Ron Santo. (AP Photo)

Funeral Procession Gives Santo Fans Another Goodbye

With seating limited at Friday’s funeral for Cubs great Ron Santo, a funeral procession to Wrigley Field gives fans another chance to say goodbye to the beloved player and broadcaster.

WBBM Newsradio–12/08/2010

Mark Grace

Wisch: The Cubs Need A Touch Of (Mark) Grace

For Cubs fans, there’s only one thing bleaker than the 2010 regular season. And that’s the 2010 offseason. So far, at least.


Jack Reeg of Downers Grove. (CBS)

Santo Inspires Young Ballplayer With Diabetes

Jack Reeg, an 11-year-old from Downers Grove, participated in eight fundraising marches led by the Cubs great.


Bud Selig

Selig Reacts To Santo’s Death

The news of Ron Santo’s death sent many Chicago Cubs fans into mourning. Cubs’ fans and Chicagoans have been expressing their memories and thoughts of Santo all day. Not too long ago baseball commissioner Bud Selig shared his fond memories as well.


Ron Santo

Wisch: Does Ron Santo Deserve A Wrigley Statue?

The news was stunning, if not surprising, this morning when I woke up, turned on the TV and learned from the crawl on the screen that Ron Santo had passed away at 70 after a lifetime of health issues.


Ron Santo

Santo Was ‘Rock’ Of Diabetes Foundation

The late Ron Santo worked for decades to help raise money for juvenile diabetes research.


Wrigley Field Marquee

Cubs Legend Ron Santo Dies

Legendary Cubs third baseman and broadcaster Ron Santo has died. He was 70.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2010

Billy Williams statue dedication set for September 7th

On September 7, the Chicago Cubs will dedicate a statue to Hall of Famer Billy Williams. The ceremony will take place on the corner of Sheffield and Addison, where the Harry Caray statue once stood.