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Is ron santo dead or alive find out here by who's alive and who's dead. Ron santo baseball stats with batting stats, pitching stats and fielding stats, along with uniform numbers, salaries, quotes, career stats and biographical data presented by baseball almanac. Ron santo (ronald edward santo) was born on february 25, 1940 in seattle, washington he made his major league debut on june 26, 1960 for the chicago cubs in 1960, his rookie year, he hit 251 with 9 home runs and 44 rbi. Ronald edward santo (february 25, 1940 - december 3, 2010) was an american major league baseball (mlb) third baseman who played for the chicago cubs from 1960 through 1973 and the chicago white sox in 1974. Learn about ron santo: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more.
One of the finest players in chicago cubs history before becoming a long-time radio announcer played his entire career as an insulin-dependent diabetic, and sponsored an annual ron santo walk to cure diabetes. About ron santo autographed memorabilia & collectibles ron santo is a former third baseman who played for the mlb from 1960 until 1974 best known for spending the majority of his career with the chicago cubs, santo also played his final season with the chicago white sox. A funny, emotional and true account of the incredible career of a baseball great and fan favorite, ron santo never-before-told, behind-the-scenes stories mixed with humor and fascinating facts, plus a whopping 24 pages of great photos make this book a must read for cubs fans. Ronald edward santo (born february 25, 1940 - december 3, 2010) was an american third baseman in major league baseball who played almost his entire career with the chicago cubs. On june 26, 1960, ernie banks sat next to the recent call-up in the visitors' dugout at pittsburgh's forbes field are you nervous, kid banks asked the rookie.
One of the most popular cubs ever, ron santo was a fan favorite on the field and in the radio booth a nine-time all-star, he finally made the hall of fame in 2011, but it was a year after he died. Ron santo, a star third baseman of the chicago cubs and their longtime broadcaster, who became a revered figure for his exploits on the field and his battle against juvenile diabetes, died friday. The inspiring story behind ron santo's struggle with diabetes—and letting his teammates know the truth.
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