Rocky Colavito achieved history on June 10, 1959.
The Cleveland Indians took on the Baltimore Orioles at Memorial Stadium, and the crowd in Baltimore received several souvenirs from the playing surface. 290 more words
This spring, comedian Will Ferrell made news by taking the field for 10 different teams during Spring Training in Arizona. He played all 10 positions (yes, counting designated hitter) in five different games, all in the same day. 1,207 more words
(CBS) – Hundreds of people crowded into the original Harry Caray’s steakhouse on Kinzie Street on Thursday night to offer a toast to the late Hall of Fame broadcaster. 282 more words
Chicago White Sox and all of Chicago mourns the death of “Orestes” Minnie Minoso. (Funny that the papers never use his real name even though the announcers did in the 50’s. 327 more words
CHICAGO (AP) — Friends and family paid tribute Saturday to White Sox great Minnie Minoso at a funeral in Chicago, recalling the strength that enabled baseball’s first black Latino star to smile through the hurt of racial taunts as well as his genuine love for his fans. 480 more words