Cubs set to unveil Ron Santo statue

Updated: August 9, 2011, 7:59 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs will honor the career and life of Ron Santo on Wednesday as they unveil a statue of the beloved third baseman near his teammate Billy Williams' outside Wrigley Field at Sheffield and Addison.

Santo played on the North Side from 1960-73. He spent his final season with the White Sox. The popular third baseman was a nine-time All-Star, won five Gold Gloves and hit 342 career home runs.

After retiring, Santo went into the truck stop and restaurant business ...

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