Mar 2, 2015

Minnie Minoso Rest in Peace

Orestes "Minnie" Miñoso, nicknamed "The Cuban Comet" and "Mr. White Sox", was a Cuban American player in Negro league and Major League Baseball.
  1. BornNovember 29, 1925, Perico, Cuba

  2. DiedMarch 1, 2015, Chicago, IL

One of our favorite White Sox players has died.

  1. Minnie Minoso official site

    Former White Sox great Minnie Minoso was once struck by a pitch and homered in the same at bat, a strange feat considering you're supposed to take first base ...
  2. Minnie Minoso -

    4 days ago - 3/2 Cubbies Crib: Chicago White Sox legend Minnie Minoso dies at 90: It's been a rough start to the new yearfor not only the city.
    HR Log - ‎Game Logs - ‎1949 - ‎1956
  3. Minnie Miñoso - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediañoso

    Orestes "MinnieMiñoso nicknamed "The Cuban Comet" and "Mr. White Sox", was a Cuban American player in Negro league and Major League Baseball.

  4. In the news

  5. Orestes “Minnie” Minoso, who died Sunday at 90, held a number of titles during his long and ...

  6. Obama: Minoso was 'Mr. White Sox'
    USA TODAY - 10 hours ago
  7. Chicago White Sox legend Minnie Minoso dies - 9 hours ago
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  9. White Sox legend Minoso passes away |

    Not coincidentally, Minnie Minoso was at the forefront of the international game then. His baseball skills caught the eye. His distinctive name caught the ear.
  10. White Sox legend Minnie Minoso dies at 92 - USA Today

    USA Today
    1 day ago - CHICAGO (AP) — Minnie Minoso, who hit a two-run home run in his first at-bat when he became major league baseball's first black player in ...
  11. Chicago baseball pioneer Minnie Minoso dies - Yahoo Sports

    Yahoo! Sports
    1 day ago - The baseball world lost another legend on Sunday with the death of former Chicago White Sox outfielder Minnie Minoso. Minoso was a ...
  12. Chicago's First Black Major League Baseball Player Minnie ...

    The Huffington Post
    1 day ago - JAY COHEN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Minnie Minoso, who hit a two-run home run in his first at-bat when he became major league ...
  13. Minnie Minoso, Helped Integrate Baseball With White Sox ...
    The New York Times
    1 day ago - Minnie Minoso, the hugely popular All-Star outfielder from Cuba who was the major leagues' first black player out of Latin America and a ...
  14. The excellence and importance of the late Minnie Minoso ...
    1 day ago - The great Minnie Minoso passed away on Sunday. Let's take a moment to reflect upon his baseball life.

  15. Minnie was one of our White Sox stars.  Most young boys from the south side knew the 1959 better than any other team.  The players I remember in addition to Minnie were Larry Doby, Luis Aparicio, Nelly Fox, Sherman Lollar, Jungle Jim Rivera, Jim Landis, Billy Pierce, and Early Wynn.

  16. 1959 Chicago White Sox

    1959 Chicago White Sox Official Logo
    Complete Roster
    25Rudy Arias5-10165LeftLeft1931-06-06
    22Dick Donovan6-03205RightLeft1927-12-07
    18Barry Latman6-03210RightRight1936-05-21
    27Turk Lown6-01185RightRight1924-05-30
    15Ken McBride6-00195RightRight1935-08-12
    29Ray Moore6-01205RightRight1926-06-01
    12Gary Peters6-02200LeftLeft1937-04-21
    19Billy Pierce5-10160LeftLeft1927-04-02
    28Claude Raymond5-10175RightRight1937-05-07
    15Don Rudolph5-11195LeftLeft1931-08-16
    35Bob Shaw6-02195RightRight1933-06-29
    21Gerry Staley6-00195RightRight1920-08-21
    36Joe Stanka6-06201RightRight1931-07-23
    24Early Wynn6-00200RightBoth1920-01-06
    26Earl Battey6-01205RightRight1935-01-05
    44Cam Carreon6-00198RightRight1937-08-06
    10Sherm Lollar6-01185RightRight1924-08-23
    20Johnny Romano5-11205RightRight1934-08-23
    11Luis Aparicio5-09160RightRight1934-04-29
    8Ray Boone6-01188RightRight1923-07-27
    38Norm Cash6-00190LeftLeft1934-11-10
    14Sammy Esposito5-09165RightRight1931-12-15
    2Nellie Fox5-09150RightLeft1927-12-25
    6Billy Goodman5-11165RightLeft1926-03-22
    4Ron Jackson6-07225RightRight1933-10-22
    48Ted Kluszewski6-02225LeftLeft1924-09-10
    32J.C. Martin6-02200RightLeft1936-12-13
    5Bubba Phillips5-09180RightRight1928-02-24
    17Earl Torgeson6-03180LeftLeft1924-01-01
    9Johnny Callison5-10175RightLeft1939-03-12
    32Larry Doby6-01182RightLeft1923-12-13
    3Del Ennis6-00195RightRight1925-06-08
    28Joe Hicks6-00180RightLeft1933-04-07
    1Jim Landis6-01180RightRight1934-03-09
    3Jim McAnany5-10196RightRight1936-09-04
    7Jim Rivera6-00196LeftLeft1921-07-22
    8Harry Simpson6-01180RightLeft1925-12-03
    3Lou Skizas5-11175RightRight1932-06-02
    16Al Smith6-00191RightRight1928-02-07
    32Don Mueller6-00185RightLeft1927-04-14

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