Cubs hosting Ron Santo Hall of Fame watch party

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The Chicago Cubs will host a Ron Santo Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony viewing party at the Captain Morgan Club adjacent to Wrigley Field Sunday, starting at 11 a.m. CDT. Attendees can watch the ceremony live on dozens of televisions from 12:30-2:30 p.m., just steps away from Ron Santo’s statue at the corner of Addison Street and Sheffield Avenue.

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Chicago Cubs Icon Ron Santo Passes Away from Bladder Cancer

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In the middle of the night, Chicago Cubs legend Ron Santo passed away, at the age of 70 following a battle with bladder cancer.

“My siblings and I first knew Ron Santo as fans, listening to him in the broadcast booth,” said Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts .  “We knew him for his passion, his loyalty, his great personal courage and his tremendous sense of humor.  It was our great honor to get to know him personally in our first year as owners.

For our two part 2008 exclusive with Santo go here and here

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