Originally Posted by DrCrawdad
That reminds me...my Dad was a HUGE Sox fan. I don't remember my Dad ever talking much about the Cubs. However I do remember Dad debating a Cubs fan about who was the better shortstop, Ernie Banks or Luis Aparicio. I was young at the time of the debate and had no clue about either player. From what you've said and a cursory review of their stats, it seems my Dad was right on that arguement.
Your dad was right. Aparicio was one of the all time greatest fielding shortstops. Aparicio and Fox. I loved that combo, in the field and at the plate.