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September 17, 1953 Ernie Banks becomes the first African American baseball player to wear a Chicago Cubs uniform. Banks is also quick to say “Let’s play two!” Banks will be the Cubs’ outstanding shortstop from 1954 to 1960. In 1961 he will be moved to left field, then to first base, where he will spend the rest of his career.

Love when the Chicago Cubs win! #chicago #cubs #baseball #wrigleyfield

Mariano Rivera - NY Yankees NOT a Yankee fan but I am a baseball fan & #42 is the best closer in the game. Baseball will definitely miss him.

George Kenneth "Ken" Griffey, Jr. (born November 21, 1969), nicknamed "Junior" and "The Kid", is an American former professional baseball outfielder who played 22 years in Major League Baseball (MLB) for three teams (1989–2010). A 13-time All-Star, Griffey was one of the most prolific home run hitters in baseball history; his 630 home runs rank as the sixth-most in MLB history.

Wonderful shot of the 1962 Chicago Cubs in the dugout. L-R: Ernie Banks, Billy Williams, George Altman, and Ron Santo

Two of the best - here's to another great season #redsoxnation #boston

Chicago Cubs players click their heels as they take the field on Friday (7/27/12) in honor of Ron Santo's induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. This was a signature move always made by Ron Santo when he played baseball for the Chicago Cubs.