Watch MLB’s video tribute to Ernie Banks

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Fans left a jersey, flowers, candles and a hat in front of Wrigley Field in honor of Cub’s baseball legend Ernie Banks in Chicago, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2014. Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks has died at the age of 83. ‘Mr. Cub’ passed away Friday night at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) posted a video tribute to Ernie Banks after the Cubs legend died Friday.

The nearly four-minute tribute provides some nice insight into what Banks meant to the Cubs and to Chicago.

“I don’t know that anybody hit the ball like Ernie did,” Hank Aaron says. “He had great wrists, and if you threw him anything low he could hit it out of the ballpark.”

Watch it below:

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