The Crosstown Classic has always brought fans of both the Cubs and White Sox together under one baseball roof.
Glen Van Proyen was a professional baseball scout for 46 years. He signed Ron Kittle and Mike Marshall.
Illinois' all-time baseball team is unique for at least two reasons: It features eight Hall of Famers, including three from the Nokomis area.
At the beginning of the 2011-12 season, Simeon coach Robert Smith stated that his primary goal was to finish 34-0, win the state and national championships and supplant Thornridge's 1972 power