Legends On Deck

Hall of Famer and Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Dies

Chicago Cubs Legend and Hall of Famer Ernie Banks has passed away at the age of 83 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

Banks played his entire major league career with the Cubs and in those 19 years he was a 14-time All Star, and two-time MVP and batted .274, with 2,583 hits, 512 home runs, and 1,636 RBI’s.

We at Legends on Deck send our condolences to the Banks family and may “Mr. Cub” R.I.P.

(Mandatory Credit: Tom Fluegge-USA TODAY Sports)

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David Conde

Co-Founder/Executive Editor at Legends On Deck®
David is the Co-Founder and Executive Editor of Legends On Deck®. He was a Senior Editor for MetsMerizedOnline, MetsMinors.net and Contributor for Hardballchat.com. David along with John Ginder created Legends on Deck to be the site where passionate fans of the game have a place to read about their favorite baseball teams. The site was also created for people who had a talent to write or even take photographs and have the platform to share. The passion of following the Minor Leagues can be seen all over the site as the players journey's are what what drives the LOD team to share their content. David's passion is making available a site that people can have fun sharing and reading.

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