Baffoe: Kerry Wood’s Numbers Aren’t Worthy Of Retiring HisThose nice things, though, do not deserve a retiring of his number, a topic that’s been bandied about since people started to assume this year was Wood’s swan song.
Bernstein: Be Careful, Kerry WoodWood needs to be careful if he wants his post-career vision to be realized, and actual baseball is only a part of it.
Mag Mile Hotel Dedicates Suite To Ron SantoCubs fans can celebrate the start of a new season in a hotel room devoted to the late Ron Santo.
Baffoe: The Baseball Writers Association Of America Is A Joke“Preserving History. Honoring Excellence. Connecting Generations.” That’s the motto of the Baseball Hall of Fame, per its website at least.
Jeff Santo: 'He Would've Been Crying Like A Little Kid'little more than a year after Jeff Santo laid his father to rest, Ron Santo was inducted into Baseball's Hall of Fame by the Golden Era committee.
Baffoe: HOF Got It Right In All The Wrong WaysI hope Vicki Santo and her children are really pissed off and for good reason. This should be a happy day for them and all fans of Ron Santo, but instead it ranges for many somewhere between bittersweet and a downright slap in the face.
Schuster: Santo Gets In, Minoso Has To WaitThe 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.
Minnie Minoso Fails To Get Into Hall Of FameWhile 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.
Ron Santo Elected To Hall Of FameRon Santo was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame Monday, just over a year after his death.
Santo, Minoso Up For Hall-Of-Fame AgainSanto is one of 10 candidates on the Golden Era ballot, which was announced Thursday. The ballot also includes White Sox legend Minnie Minoso.
Ron Santo Statue Unveiled Outside WrigleyHundreds gathered outside Wrigley Field as the Cubs unveiled a statue of former third baseman and longtime radio broadcaster Ron Santo on Wednesday.
Santo's FBI File Shows Death Threats In 1970 And 1972According to a recently released FBI file, the late Chicago Cubs great Ron Santo received multiple death threats over his career, much like other high-profile athletes.
Grace Says He Was 'Never' A Candidate To Replace SantoMark Grace spent 13 seasons playing for the Chicago Cubs before moving on to the Arizona Diamondbacks, and eventually to the Diamondbacks' broadcast booth.
Santo, Jr., Redford Among Cubs' Opening Day Festivities With opening day quickly approaching, the Chicago Cubs announced the festivities that will take place on April 1, when the Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates start their 2011 campaigns from Wrigley Field.
Moreland Excited To Be Cubs BroadcasterNot that long ago, Keith Moreland was announced as the new Cubs broadcaster. Though his job is replacing Ron Santo, he wants to make it clear he is not replacing the man Ron Santos was.