Ernie Banks

"Jarvis fires away … That’s a fly ball, deep to left, back,…

Albert Belle

“Joey is extremely smart. He’s great with figures and crossword…

Dante Bichette

Dante Bichette is one of the most important figures in Rockies…

Barry Bonds

“For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole…

Hugh Duffy

For decades, Hugh Duffy was a franchise fixture in Boston, a…

Buck Ewing

Born on October 17, 1859, in Hoagland, Ohio, a small town about…

Josh Gibson

"There is a catcher that any big league club would like to buy…

Ken Griffey Jr.

While the honor of having the sweetest swing in baseball may…

Frank Howard

He was not the first man to be recognized as a threat to break…

Bill Joyce

A prominent third baseman of the 1890s, Bill Joyce hit for average…

Ted Kluszewski

The area known as Argo is located eight miles west of Chicago’s…

Mickey Mantle

Even before he was born into this world, Mickey Mantle was being…

Willie McCovey

In Jim Bouton’s revelatory 1970 book Ball Four, he describes…

Fred McGriff

“I was blessed,” said Fred McGriff, reflecting on his career…

Dale Murphy

From 1978 through 1990, the Atlanta Braves were one of the worst…

Sadaharu Oh

“I had reached the point where I simply lived to hit. How can…

David Ortiz

“He’s a superhero without a cape. That’s the way we see…

Manny Ramirez

"Manny being Manny" — the simple phrase seemed to instinctively…

Ryne Sandberg

“What is one to say about June — the time of perfect young…

George Stovey

George Stovey came of age just as overhand pitching became legal.…

Jim Thome

All right up there, drop down the ladder from your clubhouse.…

Larry Walker

“What if?” It is a perennial question and in baseball, the…

Ken Williams

When a ballplayer leads the league in multiple offensive categories…

Rudy York

Early in his career on the baseball diamond he was a man without…