His stats didn’t get any better over the last 9 years, but in his 10th and final year of eligibility, Tim Raines finds his way to the Baseball HOF.
Known for his many paintings, Norman Rockwell also shared the spirit of baseball in a few of them which are displayed at the Baseball Hall of Fame.
The annual Soxfest delighted fans with heightened expectations for the team, and allowed players to reflect on their collecting prowess and search for their own memorabilia collection.
Much like Ernie Banks, Minnie Minoso was a Chicago staple on the South Side, enjoying every moment he could be around baseball.
In the 1910s, many American readers were enthralled by the story of a fantasy ballplayer and the letters he wrote to a friend describing his life in the minor leagues and his push to make it to the big stage.