Between shortstop and first base, Banks tried the outfield
Craig Muder is the director of communications for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
Ernie Banks wins second straight NL MVP award
Ernie Banks' success translated into back-to-back MVP awards.
The Cubs’ Billy Williams ends his NL record of 1,117 consecutive games played
On Sept. 3, 1970, Billy Williams ended his National League record-breaking streak.
Phillies deal Ashburn to Cubs
Following the 1959 season, the Phillies sent their longtime center fielder to Chicago.
Jenkins’ career flourished after trade to Cubs
On April 21, 1966, the Cubs acquired future Hall of Famer Fergie Jenkins from the Phillies.