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Mr. Cub's Last Stand: Ernie Banks, 1986

On February 16, 1986, players from the 1969 Cubs and Mets met in Arizona for a charity event called The Dream Game. This video from the Media Burn Archive captures Ernie Banks chatting it up before and after his run-scoring double in the first inning.


See also:
* Ron Santo refused to play.

* The AP game story.

* Official Program.

* The Media Burn YouTube channel.


* The Legacy Of Ernie Banks.

* Ernie Banks Was Not A Wind-Up Toy.


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