Feb. 10, 1914: Johnny Evers resigns as player-manager of the Cubs.
Jan. 5, 1898: Jackson Riggs Stephenson born in Akron, Alabama.
Jan. 4, 2005: Ryne Sandberg is elected to the Hall of Fame Chicago Tribune: Ryno-mite! 2005 Wed, Jan 5, 2005 – Page 4-1 · Chicago Tribune (Chicago, Illinois) · Newspapers.com
West Side Park at Polk & Wolcott, home of the Cubs from 1894–1915 The last @Cubs championship team played here. I went looking for the location of home plate at West Side Grounds https://t.co/bx8NWxcdGT pic.twitter.com/rrL7kbyZvW — Stadium Sites (@StadiumSites)… Continue Reading →
Jan. 1, 1858: Hugh Nicol born in Campsie, Scotland.