Charles Bender

American Indian. Innovator. Renaissance man. Charles Albert “Chief”…

Johnny Blanchard

In 1949 Bantam Books published Joe DiMaggio’s autobiography…

Joe Brinkman

A major-league umpire for 35 seasons, Joseph Norbert Brinkman…

Bill Davis

One of the top two-sport athletes to come out of the Twin Cities,…

Blix Donnelly

On October 5, 1944, after nine years in the minor leagues, 30-year-old…

Jim Eisenreich

St. Cloud, Minnesota, native Jim Eisenreich retired from baseball…

Hank Gehring

Henry “Hank” Gehring wasn’t a household word around the…

Paul Giel

Great anticipation existed regarding which sport Paul Giel would…

Wally Gilbert

Walter John Gilbert was born December 19, 1900, in Oscoda, Michigan,…

Tony Giuliani

He could have been nicknamed “Tugboat” or, for that matter,…

Dave Goltz

Rothsay, Minnesota, (population 497 in 2000) is not only the…

Halsey Hall

Holler “Holy Cow!” in the Eastern United States and people…

Jean Havlish

As a child growing up in the 1940s on Rice Street in St. Paul,…

Walt Jocketty

Cardinals have been a big part of Walt Jocketty’s life. He…

Jerry Kindall

Jerry Kindall had no trouble making it to the major leagues.…

Tim Laudner

Tim Laudner followed up on a record-setting season in the minor…

Walt Moryn

Chicago Cubs fans who are old enough will remember Walt Moryn…

Greg Olson

Every career has its defining moments. Not all of those moments…

Howie Schultz

Howie Schultz combined major-league careers in baseball and basketball…

Dick Stigman

As a young baseball player in rural Minnesota, Dick Stigman picked…

Toni Stone

Even after the integration of minor- and major-league baseball…

Jerry Terrell

Jerry Terrell was a bit of a rarity during his playing days.…

Charlie Walters

Charley Walters says there were two things he always wanted to…

Dave Winfield

Imposing, confident, complex, charismatic, and controversial,…