WATCH: Ernie Banks' most memorable moments


by - Senior Editor -

Happy Birthday, Ernie Banks! Today would have been Mr. Cub's 90th birthday.

To celebrate, check out the following impressive video of some of his most memorable moments, including a career milestone 500th home run and the unveiling of his statue at Wrigley Field.

RIP Mr. Cub!

Video Description: Ernie Banks played all 19 seasons of his MLB career with the Cubs and affectionately earned the nickname Mr. Cub. A 14-time All-Star and 2-time MVP, Banks was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1977. He was the first player to have his number retired by the Cubs in 1982.

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