Baseball Hall of Fame Election News

711 views

Is The Baseball Hall of Fame Trying To Elect Fewer Players?

The Baseball Hall of Fame has announced changes to their special Eras Committees election process.

1004 views

David Ortiz Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

The Baseball Hall of Fame has elected David Ortiz, former designated hitter for the Boston Red Sox.

909 views

Curt Schilling gets his wish: he’s off the Hall of Fame ballot

Curt Schilling has failed to be elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his final appearance on...

909 views

Bonds, Clemens fail to earn election in final appearance on Hall of Fame ballot

Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds have both been swept off the Hall of Fame ballot after failing to...

1333 views

Evaluating the Results of the Baseball Hall of Fame Special Committees Elections

Yesterday we got the news that six former players had been elected to the National Baseball Hall of...

1061 views

Hodges and Miñoso among several new Hall of Fame members

Gil Hodges and Minnie Miñoso are among the new members of the Baseball Hall of Fame, after results...

1026 views

Golden Days Era Hall of Fame Ballot Revealed

The Baseball Hall of Fame has released the 10 names that comprise the Golden Days Era Ballot. Voting...

1038 views

One person didn’t vote for Derek Jeter for the Hall of Fame: and that’s OK

The Baseball Hall of Fame has never tinkered with the 75 percent voting standard for election. Since the...

839 views

No player elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 2021 election

Curt Schilling fell 16 votes shy of election in his 9th year on the ballot. Barry Bonds and...

922 views

Whose Hall of Fame chances will be hurt most by shortened 2020 season?

In less than two weeks the 2020 baseball season will (finally) begin. But it will be unlike any...

897 views

Rivera, Halladay, Martinez, Mussina elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Mariano Rivera wasn't perfect at converting save opportunities during his career as baseball's greatest closer (though it often...

856 views

Election of Baines lowers the bar for the Baseball Hall of Fame

Did the baseball writers think they were getting another chance to vote for RAINES? The election of Harold...

747 views

What the Hall of Fame elections will look like through 2022

Today we learned that a trio of former big leaguers will get their plaques in Cooperstown during the...

667 views

Selig and Schuerholz elected to Baseball Hall of Fame by veterans committee

After pondering a strange ballot that included five players (some of them unlikely), three executives, and two managers,...

649 views

Griffey and Piazza Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

644 views

Baseball Writers Fail to Elect Anyone to the Hall of Fame

Fir the first time in 48 years, the Hall of Fame will not have a living person to...

1006 views

The Big Six and Leftovers: How the 2013 Hall of Fame ballot results will look

Early in January, the results of the 2013 Baseball Hall of Fame balloting will be announced, in what...

615 views

Barry Larkin jumps to the head of the class and earns election to the Hall of Fame

With the Hall of Fame ballot cleared of top-heavy candidates, Barry Larkin bolted to the top of the...

652 views

Alomar and Blyleven Elected to Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers

After serving a "time out" of sorts for his behavior during his playing career, which included an umpire...

663 views

Alomar and Gillick reunited as Hall of Fame Inductees

Pat Gillick has always liked to have Roberto Alomar around. This summer, he'll get another chance to spend...

647 views

Evaluating the Hall of Fame’s Expansion Era Ballot

Next week the Baseball Hall of Fame will announce the results of a veterans committee election that considers...