• Former White Sox outfielder Jim Rivera dies at 96

    10 monthes ago - By WGN TV

    CHICAGO - Another member of the one of the White Sox most celebrated teams passed away on Tuesday.
    The team announced that outfielder Jim Rivera died at his home in Fort Wayne, Indiana at the age of 96. Rivera was a member of the White Sox from 1952-1961 while also spending parts of a year with the St. Louis Browns and the Kansas City Athletics.
    “Jim was a key member of the Go-Go White Sox teams of the 1950s, teaming with fellow outfielders Minnie Minoso, Jim Landis and others. It was amazing to see the friendship and comradery among those men whenever they gathered together at a Sox game...
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  • Former Sox outfielder Rivera passes away

    10 monthes ago - By MLB

    Jim Rivera, an outfielder on the White Sox 1959 American League pennant-winning squad, passed away Monday night at the age of 96 in Fort Wayne, Ind.
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