Blood falls from the nose and mouth of the Cubs' Aramis Ramirez after a grounder bounced off his face at third base in the seventh inning against the Astros Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. Ramirez left the game. | John J. Kim~Sun-Times
Updated: January 31, 2012 11:54AM
Our award-winning Sun-Times sports photographers have selected their favorite photos of the year. From Bears’ and Bulls’ playoffs run to new baseball managers on both sides of town, it’s been a busy year. Here is a look back at some our best sports photos of 2001.