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Cubs fans find it hard to shed superstitions

...will be there next Tuesday for Game 3 of the NLCS against the Mets.Kelly said he suspects that Santo and the late Ernie Banks are "up there making sure nothing crazy happens" to their team. And he also suspects if the Cubs win the World Series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-10-16/cubs-fans-find-it-hard-s
Hall of Famers steal show at NFL Draft

...this Bears-crazy town, 50 years after he played, his star still shines as brightly as those of Michael Jordan, Ernie Banks and Bobby Hull ? his counterparts in basketball, baseball and hockey.Butkus presented the Bears' choice ? and he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-01/hall-famers-steal-show-nfl-dr
Cubs to honor Ernie Banks at opener

The Chicago Cubs and thousands of fans will honor the late Ernie Banks during the team's season opener against the St. Louis Cardinals this weekend.The Hall of Famer known as "Mr. Cub" died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-31/cubs-honor-ernie-banks-o
Rangers' Yu Darvish might need Tommy John surgery

...ready to make his first exhibition start within a week. CUBS: Say they will pay for funeral costs for Hall of Famer Ernie Banks after a funeral home filed a claim against his estate for $35,000.Team spokesman Julian Green says the team will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-07/rangers-yu-darvish-might
Alex Rodriguez reaches out to his likely replacement

...BANKS REMAINS: The woman who was the late baseball great Ernie Banks' caretaker says she is determined to carry out his wishes...despite concerns expressed by his family.The twin sons of Ernie Banks asserted Monday that Regina Rice, acting as his agent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-16/alex-rodriguez-reaches-o
Alex Rodriguez could make apology at Yankee Stadium this week

...fourth place on the all-time list.BATTLE OVER BANKS: Ernie Banks, the beloved Chicago Cubs great who once said he wanted...describes herself in the documents as a longtime friend of Ernie Banks, his caretaker and the executor of Banks' estate from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-14/alex-rodriguez-could-mak
Mike Trout leads AL to victory in All-Star Game

...cycle in his entire career, joining an illustrious list that includes Hall of Famers Ted Williams, Roberto Clemente, Ernie Banks, George Brett, Mike Schmidt and Mays. Fielder later became the 10th.No one had homered leading off an All-Star...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-15/mike-trout-leads-al-vict
Cardinals spoil Cubs' debuts of Joe Maddon, Jon Lester in season opener

...renovation for the iconic neighborhood ballpark. The closed bleachers were covered by pictures of Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, who played for Chicago for 19 seasons and died in January at age 83.The Cubs honored Banks with a pregame moment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-05/cardinals-spoil-cubs-deb
Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83

CHICAGO - Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never...Words cannot express how important Ernie Banks will always be to the Chicago Cubs...ever optimistic and kind hearted, Ernie Banks is and always will be Mr. Cub...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-23/cubs-legend-ernie-banks-
'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks' death mourned by sports world and beyond

...CHICAGO - To Chicago Cubs fans, Ernie Banks was sunshine that cut through decades...Saturday included flowers, an Ernie Banks bobblehead and pictures of the slugger...condolences "to the family of Ernie Banks, and to every Chicagoan and baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-24/mr-cub-ernie-banks-death