Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83
Jan 23, 2015 11:22 PM - Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing Chicago Cubs teams, died Friday night. He was 83. "Mr. Cub" hit 512 home runs during his 19-year career. He was fond of saying, "It's a great day for baseball. Let's play two!"