Chicago Cubs Yesterday Today Author:Saul Wisnia, Foreword by Ron Santos The greatest Cubs players, the greatest Cubs teams, and the greatest Cubs moments—this book describes them all in a way that will thrill every fan. Jam-packed with historic photos, memorabilia, clippings, and in-depth commentary, Chicago Cubs: Yesterday & Today is a detailed and fascinating snapshot of the history of the fabled Ma... more »jor League baseball franchise.
Follow the Chicago Cubs' progress from the time they won the first National League pennant in 1876 all the way through their trips to the postseason in the 21st century.
Get up close and personal with all-time great Cubs players, including Ernie Banks, Billy Williams, Ryne Sandberg, Greg Maddux, Sammy Sosa, Cap Anson, Hack Wilson, Ron Santo, Ferguson Jenkins, Bruce Sutter, and Lee Smith—yesterday's heroes to today's superstars.
All the highlights and the lowlights are here: the superstars, the personalities, the stats, and the superstitions.
Visit the ivy-covered walls of the iconic Wrigley Field, with its quirks and old-time charm.
Share the thoughts and memories of Cubs legend Ron Santo in his foreword.
No team is more beloved, more beleaguered, and more bedecked with an illustrious history than the Chicago Cubs, and this tribute book captures it all.« less