Remembering Ernie Banks, Baseball Player and Diversity Champion #diversity

Ernie Banks died last Friday at 83. Known globally as “Mr. Cub,” Banks became the Chicago Cubs’ first African-American player on Sept. 17, 1953. In his 19-year playing career and 40-plus years as an ambassador for baseball and the city of Chicago, Banks was a two-time National League Most Valuable Player, and he was inducted … Continue reading Remembering Ernie Banks, Baseball Player and Diversity Champion #diversity