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Ernie Banks

Ernie Banks

Position(s):
SS, 3B, 1B, LF, OF
Nicknames:
Mr. Cub
Born:
January 31, 1931
Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Height:
6' 1"
Weight:
180 lbs
Major League Debut:
9-17-1953 with CHN
Allstar Selections:
1958 MVP, 1959 MVP, 1960 GG, 1967 LG
Hall of Fame:
1977
Award:
MVP
Year:
1958
Award:
MVP
Year:
1959
Award:
Gold Glove
Year:
1960
Award:
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award
Year:
1967
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