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Ernie Banks

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  • On The Fly

    Appearing at a WNBA luncheon Friday in New York City, Mo'ne Davis admitted that she's upset about the big bad NCAA reprimanding UConn for Geno Auriemma's congratulatory phone call. "I heard about that this morning, and it's sad," Davis, 13, told...
  • How 'bout a double-header?

    As I watched those Little League champs from Jackie Robinson West patiently enduring the endless speeches by dignitaries and politicians basking in the glow of the teens' success, I couldn’t help but think those great kids would much rather grab...
  • Proud of kids and parents and coaches

    On most days, reading the Trib is an exercise in division. The paper is typically filled with stories of what divides us as a nation, as a state and as a city. Whether it's race, religion, politics, ethnicity or income, we are constantly reminded of the...
  • Jackie Robinson West coming home a winner

    Jackie Robinson West coming home a winner
    When the late-inning rally you knew the Jackie Robinson West players had in them fell just short Sunday in an 8-4 defeat to South Korea in the Little League World Series final, everybody at the watch party on the Far South Side immediately rose to their...
  • Family in court fight over historic baseball photos amid fraud probe

     Family in court fight over historic baseball photos amid fraud probe
    Chicago photographer George Brace amassed his astonishing collection of baseball portraits over six decades of summers, capturing legendary players from Babe Ruth to Ernie Banks in candid shots before games at Wrigley Field and the old Comiskey Park....
  • Angels' Hamilton adds toe tap to boost power

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Angels - INSIDE PITCH LOS ANGELES -- Josh Hamilton, then with the Texas Rangers, put on one of the best power displays ever during the 2008 Home Run Derby at old Yankee Stadium. He hit 40 home runs...
  • Throwing error ends Dodgers' win over Angels

    The Sports Xchange By Joseph D'Hippolito, The Sports Xchange Throwing error ends Dodgers' win over Angels LOS ANGELES -- A few inches determined the distance between two of the major leagues' best teams and their closest competitors for division...
  • Latest injuries cut into Angels' pitching depth

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Angels - INSIDE PITCH LOS ANGELES -- General manager Jerry Dipoto tried to build the Los Angeles Angels' pitching staff -- particularly the relief corps -- and add depth all year. The results of his...
  • Richards, Angels shut down Dodgers

    The Sports Xchange By Joseph D'Hippolito,The Sports Xchange Richards, Angels shut down Dodgers LOS ANGELES -- Right-hander Garrett Richards reinforced his unexpected success this season by making personal history. Richards pitched a five-hit shutout...
  • ABC 7's Ryan Chiaverini records song to benefit suicide awareness

    ABC 7's Ryan Chiaverini records song to benefit suicide awareness
    Five years after losing his brother to suicide, Ryan Chiaverini is singing a happier tune¬† --¬† for a good cause. The co-host of WLS-Ch.7’s “Windy City Live” wrote and recorded an upbeat summer ode to Chicago, incorporating local...
  • Corrections and clarifications for Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014

    •An article Wednesday about the cleanup of Waukegan Harbor contained an incorrect spelling of a business owner's name. Jim Merlo is the owner of Trifinity Distribution. Also, a caption for a photograph with the article misstated the location of...
  • Ernie Banks gets Sports Illustrated cover treatment

    Ernie Banks gets Sports Illustrated cover treatment
    Cubs’ Hall of Famer Ernie Banks gets the cover treatment in this week’s Sports Illustrated in the magazine’s annual “Where Are they Now” edition. The article focuses on Banks' love of the game and provides an update on what...