Tagged: ‘Baseball Hall of Fame’

Tim Raines, Ivan Rodriguez, Jeff Bagwell Elected To Baseball Hall Of Fame
February 2nd, 2017 at 6:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Tim Raines' long wait for the Hall of Fame is finally over, and he'll be joined in Cooperstown by Jeff Bagwell and Ivan Rodriguez. The baseball Hall of Fame announced this year's class of inductees Wednesday, voted on by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Raines,...

Palladino: Pudge’s First-Ballot Election Bodes Well For A-Rod
January 20th, 2017 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Ernie Palladino» More Ernie Palladino Columns The thaw is happening. By the time Alex Rodriguez becomes eligible for the Hall of Fame in five years, Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, and all the rest of the convicted and suspected stars of baseball's "Steroids Era" will have plaques hanging on the hallowed...

New York Yankees: Joe Torre’s Hall of Fame Speech and Reaction from Cooperstown
July 27th, 2014 at 5:07 PM
Former New York Yankees legendary manager Joe Torre is one of the latest additions to the Baseball Hall of Fame as the 74-year-old was inducted in Cooperstown, New York, on Sunday. ***VIDEO1*** Of course, Torre went in as a Yankee after winning six pennants en route to four World Series titles while...

Former New York Yankees Pitcher Mike Mussina up for Hall of Fame
November 26th, 2013 at 10:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** Retired pitcher Mike Mussina, who played for the New York Yankees from 2001-2008, is on the ballot for the Hall of Fame. Many critics argue that he was good, even very good, but maybe not great for the Hall of Fame. In his eight-year stint with the Yankees, he compiled...

Colonel Jacob Ruppert, Yankees Owner Who Purchased Babe Ruth, Elected to Hall of Fame in Veteran’s Committee Vote
January 9th, 2013 at 5:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** On a day where no players met the minimum 75 percent required to be elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, a process that took place early in December has a notable member of Yankees history heading for his rightful place in Cooperstown.  "The Boss before the Boss," if...