Tagged: ‘Hall of Fame’

Emotional Mike Piazza Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
July 24th, 2016 at 3:15 PM
After a wait that would be seemingly endless, former New York Mets' catcher Mike Piazza has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Piazza, who was elected this year during his fourth appearance on the ballot, officially received his plaque at the Hall of Fame's induction ceremony this afternoon....

Mike Piazza Will Wear New York Mets Cap on Hall of Fame Plaque
January 7th, 2016 at 3:26 PM
With Mike Piazza finally getting elected to the Hall of Fame, there was one major question left to settle. The major decision for Piazza was whether to enter the Hall of Fame with either a Los Angeles Dodgers logo on his cap or the New York Mets' logo. Piazza acknowledged...

Mike Piazza’s Chances for Election to Hall of Fame Looking Good
December 23rd, 2015 at 8:57 AM
This year might finally end former New York Mets' catcher Mike Piazza's wait to reach the Hall of Fame. Piazza, widely regarded as one of best hitting catchers of all time, has missed on his first three tries to get into the Hall of Fame due to steroid whispers. The...

Mike Piazza Looking for Hall of Fame Enshrinement in 2016
November 10th, 2015 at 3:59 PM
The Hall of Fame ballot was announced for the class of 2016. One man hoping for induction to baseball's most hallowed halls this season is former New York Mets' catcher Mike Piazza. Piazza is widely regarded as one of the greatest offensive catchers of all time, but he hasn't gained...

Mike Piazza Falls Short of Hall of Fame Again Despite Largest Class in 60 Years
January 6th, 2015 at 2:49 PM
There's been a logjam on the Hall of Fame Ballot for years since voters refused to elect anyone in 2013 following the introduction of steroid era players to the ballot. This log jam started to clear last year, when baseball writers elected three players for the first time in decades....