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Ernie Banks MP (1931 - 2015)

Ernest "Ernie" Banks (January 31, 1931 – January 23, 2015), nicknamed "Mr. Cub" and "Mr. Sunshine", was an American professional baseball player who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a shortst...

12/16/2016 12/17/2016

Warren Spahn MP (1921 - 2003)

Warren Edward Spahn (April 23, 1921 – November 24, 2003) was a Major League Baseball left-handed pitcher who played his entire 21-year baseball career in the National League. He won 20 games or more ...

12/16/2016 12/16/2016

Grover Cleveland Alexander MP (1887 - 1950)

Grover Cleveland Alexander (February 26, 1887 – November 4, 1950), nicknamed "Old Pete", was an American Major League Baseball pitcher. He played from 1911 through 1930 for the Philadelphia Phillies,...

12/16/2016 12/16/2016

John Montgomery Ward MP (1862 - 1925)

John Montgomery Ward (March 3, 1860 – March 4, 1925), known as Monte Ward, was an American Major League Baseball pitcher, shortstop, second baseman and manager. Ward was born in Bellefonte, Pennsylva...

12/10/2016 12/10/2016

George Kenneth "Ken" Griffey Jr. (born November 21, 1969) nicknamed "Junior" and "The Kid", is an American former professional baseball outfielder who played 22 years in Major League Baseball (MLB). ...

10/22/2016 10/22/2016

Jimmie Foxx MP (1907 - 1967)

James Emory "Jimmie" Foxx (October 22, 1907 – July 21, 1967), nicknamed "Double X" and "The Beast", was an American baseball first baseman who played 20 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the...

10/18/2016 10/18/2016

Duke Snider MP (1926 - 2011)

Edwin Donald "Duke" Snider (September 19, 1926 – February 27, 2011), nicknamed "The Silver Fox" and "The Duke of Flatbush", was an American professional baseball player. Usually assigned to center fi...

10/18/2016 10/18/2016

Willie Howard Mays, Jr. (born May 6, 1931), nicknamed "The Say Hey Kid", is an American former Major League Baseball (MLB) center fielder who spent almost all of his 22-season career playing for the ...

10/17/2016 10/18/2016

Michael Jack Schmidt (born September 27, 1949) is an American former professional baseball third baseman who played 18 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Philadelphia Phillies. Schmidt wa...

10/18/2016 10/18/2016

Lynn Nolan Ryan, Jr. (born January 31, 1947), nicknamed "The Ryan Express", is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher and a previous chief executive officer (CEO) of the Texas Rangers. He is cu...

6/4/2009 10/17/2016

Ryne Dee Sandberg (born September 18, 1959), nicknamed "Ryno", is an American former professional baseball player, coach, and manager. He played in Major League Baseball as a second baseman for the P...

10/15/2016 10/16/2016

Christopher "Christy" Mathewson MP (1880 - 1925)

"Christy"

Christopher "Christy" Mathewson (August 12, 1880 – October 7, 1925), nicknamed "Big Six", "The Christian Gentleman", "Matty", or "The Gentleman's Hurler" was a Major League Baseball right-handed pitc...

11/19/2009 10/4/2016

Joe McCarthy MP (1887 - 1978)

McCarthy's "10 Commandments for Success in the Majors": Nobody ever became a ballplayer by walking after a ball. You will never become a .300 hitter unless you take the bat off your shoulder. An ...

5/12/2008 6/22/2016

Wade Anthony Boggs (born June 15, 1958) is an American former professional baseball third baseman. He spent his 18-year baseball career primarily with the Boston Red Sox, but also played for the New ...

6/4/2016 6/6/2016

. Calvin Edwin "Cal" Ripken, Jr. (born August 24, 1960), nicknamed "The Iron man", is an American former baseball shortstop and third baseman who played 21 years in Major League Baseball (MLB) for th...

6/7/2013 4/25/2016

Albert Goodwill Spalding (Byron, Illinois September 2, 1850 – September 9, 1915 in Point Loma, San Diego, California) was a professional baseball player, manager and co-founder of A.G. Spalding sportin...

6/1/2011 4/24/2016

Jocko Conlan MP (1899 - 1989)

John Bertrand "Jocko" Conlan (December 6, 1899 – April 16, 1989) was an American baseball umpire who worked in the National League (NL) from 1941 to 1965. He had a brief career as an outfielder with ...

4/22/2016 4/22/2016

George Thomas "Tom" Seaver (born November 17, 1944), nicknamed "Tom Terrific" and "The Franchise", is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He pitched from 1967-1986 for four different teams in his...

2/28/2009 3/28/2016

Baseball's most durable catcher with 24 years behind the plate, Carlton Fisk caught more games (2,226) than any player in history. The 11-time All-Star hit 376 career home runs, including a record-sett...

2/9/2009 2/27/2016

Ed Delahanty MP (1867 - 1903)

Edward James Delahanty (October 30, 1867 – July 2, 1903), nicknamed "Big Ed", was a Major League Baseball player from 1888 to 1903 for the Philadelphia Phillies, Cleveland Infants and Washington Sena...

1/24/2016 1/24/2016

Lee MacPhail MP (1917 - 2012)

Leland Stanford MacPhail, Jr. (born October 25, 1917 in Nashville, Tennessee) is an American retired front-office executive in Major League Baseball. MacPhail was a baseball executive for 45 years, s...

8/22/2011 1/22/2016

Bobby Doerr MP

"Bobby"

Robert Pershing "Bobby" Doerr (born April 7, 1918) is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) second baseman and coach. He played his entire 14-year baseball career for the Boston Red Sox (1937–51). Doe...

10/10/2015 11/7/2015

Carl Yastrzemski MP

"Yaz"

Carl Michael Yastrzemski (/jəˈstrɛmski/; nicknamed "Yaz"; born August 22, 1939) is an American former Major League Baseball player. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1989. Yastrzemski pl...

2/17/2008 11/7/2015

George Howard Brett (born May 15, 1953), is an American retired baseball third baseman and designated hitter who played 21 years in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Kansas City Royals. Brett's 3...

11/1/2015 11/7/2015

Morgan Gardner Bulkeley (December 26, 1837 – November 6, 1922) was an American politician as well as business and sports executive. Bulkeley, a Republican, served in the American Civil War, was a Hartf...

8/19/2011 10/21/2015

Yogi Berra MP (1925 - 2015)

"Yogi"

Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra (May 12, 1925 – September 22, 2015) was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) catcher, manager, and coach. He played almost his entire 19-year baseball career (1946–65) fo...

9/23/2015 9/23/2015

Jackie Robinson MP (1919 - 1972)

"Jackie Robinson"

Jackie Robinson was the first black Major League Baseball (MLB) player of the modern era. Robinson broke the baseball color line when he debuted with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947. As the first black ma...

4/14/2011 8/16/2015

James Paul David Bunning, a Representative and Senator from Kentucky; born in Southgate, Ky., October 23, 1931; attended parochial schools in Southgate and Cincinnati, Ohio; B.S., Xavier University, Ci...

6/19/2015 6/22/2015

Leo Durocher MP (1905 - 1991)

Leo Ernest Durocher (July 27, 1905 – October 7, 1991), nicknamed Leo the Lip, was an American infielder and manager in Major League Baseball. Upon his retirement, he ranked fifth all-time among manag...

7/10/2013 8/27/2014

Ralph Kiner MP (1922 - 2014)

Ralph McPherran Kiner (October 27, 1922 – February 6, 2014) was an American Major League Baseball player. An outfielder, Kiner played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs, and Cleveland Indians fro...

2/6/2014 2/6/2014

Roberto Clemente MP (1934 - 1972)

Roberto Clemente Walker (August 18, 1934 – December 31, 1972) was a Puerto Rican professional baseball player. He was a Major League Baseball right fielder who played 18 seasons for the Pittsburgh Pi...

3/16/2013 8/15/2013

Stan Musial MP (1920 - 2013)

Hall of Fame Baseball Player:

2/3/2013 6/7/2013

Sandy Koufax MP

"Sandy"

Sanford "Sandy" Koufax, one of the greatest pitchers in baseball, was referred to as the "man with the golden arm." He established one record after another as he went through an 11-year career as a pit...

9/25/2009 8/21/2012

Clark Calvin Griffith MP (1869 - 1955)

Clark Calvin Griffith (November 20, 1869 – October 27, 1955), nicknamed "the Old Fox", was a Major League Baseball pitcher, manager and team owner. Clark Griffith was inducted into the Baseball Hal...

8/20/2011 8/8/2012

Joe Cronin MP (1906 - 1984)

Joseph Edward Cronin (October 12, 1906 – September 7, 1984) was a Major League Baseball shortstop and manager. During a 20-year playing career, he played from 1926–45 for three different teams, p...

8/8/2012 8/8/2012

Casey Stengel MP (1890 - 1975)

Charles Dillon "Casey" Stengel (pronounced /ˈstɛŋɡəl/; July 30, 1890 – September 29, 1975), nicknamed "The Old Perfessor", was an American Major League Baseball outfielder and manager. He was elected...

1/19/2009 3/4/2012

Connie Mack MP (1862 - 1956)

"Connie Mack"

) Cornelius McGillicuddy, Sr. (December 22, 1862 – February 8, 1956), better known as Connie Mack, was an American professional baseball player, manager, and team owner. The longest-serving manager i...

12/30/2008 2/19/2012

Billy Southworth MP (1893 - 1969)

William Harrison Southworth (March 9, 1893–November 15, 1969) was an American right fielder, center fielder and manager in Major League Baseball. Playing in 1913 and 1915 and from 1918 to 1929, he ba...

8/24/2011 8/24/2011

Walter Francis O'Malley MP (1903 - 1979)

Walter Francis O'Malley (October 9, 1903 – August 9, 1979) was an American sports executive who owned the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers team in Major League Baseball from 1950 to 1979. He served as Br...

5/6/2010 8/24/2011

Bowie Kent Kuhn MP (1926 - 2007)

Bowie Kent Kuhn (pronounced /ˈbuːi ˈkjuːn/; October 28, 1926 – March 15, 2007) was an American lawyer and sports administrator who served as the fifth commissioner of Major League Baseball from Febru...

8/24/2011 8/24/2011

Bid McPhee MP (1859 - 1943)

John Alexander "Bid" McPhee (November 1, 1859 – January 3, 1943) was a 19th century Major League Baseball second baseman. He played 18 seasons in the majors, from 1882 until 1899, all for the Cincinn...

8/24/2011 8/24/2011

Sparky Anderson MP (1934 - 2010)

George Lee "Sparky" Anderson (February 22, 1934 – November 4, 2010) was an American Major League Baseball manager. He managed the National League's Cincinnati Reds to the 1975 and 1976 championships,...

8/24/2011 8/24/2011

William Ambrose Hulbert MP (1832 - 1882)

William Ambrose Hulbert (October 23, 1832 – April 10, 1882) was one of the founders of the National League, recognized as baseball's first major league, and was also the president of the Chicago Whit...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Richie Ashburn MP (1927 - 1997)

Don Richard "Richie" Ashburn (March 19, 1927 – September 9, 1997), also known by the nicknames, "Putt-Putt", "The Tilden Flash", and "Whitey" due to his light-blond hair, was an American center field...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Bill Veeck MP (1914 - 1986)

""Sportshirt Bill""

WILLIAM LOUIS VEECK, JR. Born 2/9/14, Chicago, Illinois Died 1/2/86, Chicago, Illinois A self-proclaimed "hustler," Bill Veeck, Jr. was the greatest public relations man and promotional genius ...

10/19/2007 8/23/2011

Tony Lazzeri MP (1903 - 1946)

Anthony Michael "Tony" Lazzeri (December 6, 1903 — August 6, 1946) was an American Major League Baseball player during the 1920s and 1930s, predominantly with the New York Yankees. He was part of the...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Arky Vaughan MP (1912 - 1952)

Joseph Floyd "Arky" Vaughan (March 9, 1912 - August 30, 1952) was a Major League Baseball shortstop. Born in Clifty, Arkansas, Vaughan made his major league debut in 1932 with the Pittsburgh Pirate...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Enos Bradsher Slaughter MP (1916 - 2002)

Enos Bradsher Slaughter (April 27, 1916 - August 12, 2002), nicknamed "Country", was an American Major League Baseball right fielder. During a 19-year baseball career, he played from 1938–1942 and 19...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Pee Wee Reese MP (1918 - 1999)

Harold Peter Henry "Pee Wee" Reese (July 23, 1918 - August 14, 1999) was an American professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a shortstop for the Brooklyn and Los Angeles D...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Harmon Clayton Killebrew, Jr MP (1936 - 2011)

Harmon Clayton Killebrew ( /ˈkɪlɨbruː/; June 29, 1936 – May 17, 2011), nicknamed "Killer" and "Hammerin' Harmon", was an American professional baseball first baseman, third baseman, and left fielder....

4/8/2009 8/23/2011

George Clyde Kell MP (1922 - 2009)

George Clyde Kell (August 23, 1922 – March 24, 2009) was an American baseball third baseman who played for the Philadelphia Athletics (1943–46), Detroit Tigers (1947–52), Boston Red Sox (1952–54), Ch...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Walter Emmons Alston (December 1, 1911 – October 1, 1984), nicknamed "Smokey," was an American baseball player and manager. He was born in Venice, Ohio but grew up in Darrtown. He is a graduate of Mi...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Gov. Happy Chandler, U.S. Senator MP (1898 - 1991)

""Happy""

Albert Benjamin ("Happy") Chandler, Sr. (July 14, 1898 – June 15, 1991) was a politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. He represented the state in the U.S. Senate and served as its 44th and 49th g...

8/23/2011 8/23/2011

Johnny Mize MP (1913 - 1993)

John Robert "Johnny" Mize (January 7, 1913 – June 2, 1993) was a baseball player who was a first baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals, New York Giants, and New York Yankees. He played in the Major Lea...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Hack Wilson MP (1900 - 1948)

Lewis Robert "Hack" Wilson (April 26, 1900 – November 23, 1948) was an American professional baseball player who played 12 seasons with the New York Giants, Chicago Cubs, Brooklyn Dodgers and Philade...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Eddie Mathews MP (1931 - 2001)

Edwin Lee "Eddie" Mathews (October 13, 1931 – February 18, 2001) was an American Major League Baseball third baseman. He is regarded as one of the greatest third basemen ever to play the game. Earl...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Larry MacPhail MP (1890 - 1975)

Leland Stanford "Larry" MacPhail, Sr. (February 3, 1890 – October 1, 1975) was an American lawyer, and an executive and innovator in Major League Baseball. Biography MacPhail's father founded Sta...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Joe Sewell MP (1898 - 1990)

Joseph Wheeler Sewell (October 9, 1898 - March 6, 1990) was a Major League Baseball infielder for the Cleveland Indians and New York Yankees. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1977. Se...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Earl Averill MP (1902 - 1983)

Howard Earl Averill (May 21, 1902 – August 16, 1983) was an American player in Major League Baseball who was a center fielder from 1929 to 1941. He was a six-time All-Star (1933–38) and was elected t...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Sam Thompson MP (1860 - 1922)

Samuel Luther Thompson (March 5, 1860 – November 7, 1922) was a 19th century Major League Baseball player. "Big Sam" (6 feet 2 inches, and 200 pounds) was known for his offensive production and was s...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Chick Hafey MP (1903 - 1973)

Charles James "Chick" Hafey (February 12, 1903, Berkeley, California – July 2, 1973, Calistoga, California) was an American player in Major League Baseball. Hafey was part of two World Series champio...

8/22/2011 8/22/2011

Dave Bancroft MP (1891 - 1972)

David James "Beauty" Bancroft (April 20, 1891 – October 9, 1972) was an American baseball player who played Major League Baseball from 1915 to 1930. He is a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Ban...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Jesse Joseph "Pop" Haines MP (1893 - 1978)

Jesse Joseph "Pop" Haines, (July 22, 1893 – August 5, 1978) was a right-handed Major League Baseball pitcher and knuckleballer. He played briefly in 1918, then from 1920 to 1937. Haines was born in...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Earle Bryan Combs MP (1899 - 1976)

Earle Bryan Combs (May 14, 1899 – July 21, 1976) was an American professional baseball player, who played his entire career for the New York Yankees (1924‑1935). Combs batted leadoff and played cente...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Waite Charles Hoyt MP (1899 - 1984)

Waite Charles Hoyt (September 9, 1899 – August 25, 1984) was an American right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball, one of the dominant pitchers of the 1920s, and the winningest pitcher for the N...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Branch Rickey MP (1881 - 1965)

Wesley Branch Rickey (December 20, 1881 – December 9, 1965) was an innovative Major League Baseball executive elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1967. He was known for breaking Major League Base...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Ted Williams MP (1918 - 2002)

Theodore Samuel "Ted" Williams (August 30, 1918 – July 5, 2002), was an American professional baseball player and manager. He played his entire 21-year Major League Baseball career as the left fielde...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Burleigh Arland Grimes MP (1893 - 1985)

Burleigh Arland Grimes (August 18, 1893 – December 6, 1985) was an American professional baseball player, and the last pitcher officially permitted to throw the spitball. He was elected to the Wiscon...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Luke Appling MP (1907 - 1991)

Lucius Benjamin Appling (April 2, 1907 – January 3, 1991) was an American shortstop in Major League Baseball who played his entire career for the Chicago White Sox (1930–1950). He was elected to the ...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Eppa Rixey MP (1891 - 1963)

Eppa Rixey (May 3, 1891 - February 28, 1963), nicknamed "Jephtha", was an American left-handed pitcher who played 21 seasons for the Philadelphia Phillies and Cincinnati Reds in Major League Baseball...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Elmer Harrison Flick MP (1876 - 1971)

Elmer Harrison Flick (January 11, 1876 - January 9, 1971) was an American player in Major League Baseball from 1898 until 1910. An outfielder known predominantly for his solid batting and speed, Flic...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Edd Roush MP (1893 - 1988)

Edd J. Roush (May 8, 1893 - March 21, 1988) was a Major League Baseball player who was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962. He played the majority of his career in center field. Roush made...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Bob Feller MP (1918 - 2010)

Robert William Andrew "Bob" Feller (November 3, 1918 – December 15, 2010), nicknamed "The Heater from Van Meter," "Bullet Bob," and "Rapid Robert," was an American Major League Baseball pitcher. He w...

8/21/2011 8/21/2011

Zack Wheat MP (1888 - 1972)

Zachariah Davis "Zack" Wheat (May 23, 1888 – March 11, 1972), nicknamed "Buck", was an American Major League Baseball left fielder. He was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1959. A c...

2/19/2009 8/20/2011

Hank Greenberg MP (1911 - 1986)

"Hank"

Henry Benjamin "Hank" Greenberg, nicknamed "Hammerin' Hank," was an American professional baseball player in the 1930s and 1940s. A first baseman primarily for the Detroit Tigers, Greenberg was one...

2/21/2007 8/20/2011

Ted Lyons MP (1900 - 1986)

Theodore Amar Lyons (December 28, 1900 - July 25, 1986) was an American professional baseball starting pitcher, manager and coach. He played 21 big-league seasons, all with the Chicago White Sox, and...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Bill Terry MP (1898 - 1989)

William Harold Terry (October 30, 1898 – January 9, 1989) was a Major League Baseball first baseman and manager. Considered one of the greatest players of all time, Terry was inducted into the Baseba...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Rabbit Maranville MP (1891 - 1954)

Walter James Vincent Maranville (November 11, 1891 – January 5, 1954), better known as Rabbit Maranville due to his speed and small stature (5'5", 155 pounds), was a Major League Baseball shortstop. ...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Dizzy Dean MP (1910 - 1974)

Jay Hanna "Dizzy" Dean (January 16, 1910 – July 17, 1974) was an American Major League Baseball pitcher. He was the last National League pitcher to win 30 games in one season. Dean was elected to the...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Lloyd James Waner (March 16, 1906 - July 22, 1982), nicknamed "Little Poison", was a Major League Baseball center fielder. His small stature at 5'9" and 132 lb (68 kg) made him one of the smallest pl...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Paul Waner ("Big Poison") MP (1903 - 1965)

Paul Glee Waner (April 16, 1903 - August 29, 1965), nicknamed "Big Poison", was a German-American Major League Baseball right fielder. Career Pittsburgh Pirates He, along with his brother Lloyd...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Mordecai Peter Centennial Brown (October 19, 1876 – February 14, 1948), nicknamed "Three Finger" or "Miner", was an American Major League Baseball pitcher at the turn of the 20th century. Due to a fa...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Herb Pennock MP (1894 - 1948)

Herbert Jefferis Pennock (February 10, 1894 — January 30, 1948) was a left-handed Major League Baseball pitcher best known for his time spent with the star-studded New York Yankee teams of the mid to...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Lefty Grove MP (1900 - 1975)

Robert Moses "Lefty" Grove (March 6, 1900 – May 22, 1975) was a professional baseball pitcher. After having success in the minor leagues during the early 1920s, Grove became a star in Major League Ba...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Rube Waddell MP (1876 - 1918)

George Edward Waddell (October 13, 1876 – April 1, 1914) was an American southpaw pitcher in Major League Baseball. In his thirteen-year career he played for the Louisville Colonels (1897, 1899), Pit...

1/8/2011 8/20/2011

Joe Tinker MP (1880 - 1948)

Joseph Bert Tinker (July 27, 1880 – July 27, 1948) was a Major League Baseball player and manager. He is best known for his years with the Chicago Cubs dynasty which won four pennants between 1906 an...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Jack Chesbro MP (1874 - 1931)

John Dwight Chesbro (June 5, 1874 – November 6, 1931) was a Major League Baseball pitcher at the turn of the 20th century. He was the last major league pitcher to win 40 games or more in a single sea...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Frank Leroy Chance MP (1876 - 1924)

Frank Leroy Chance (September 9, 1876 – September 15, 1924) was a Major League Baseball player at the turn of the 20th century. Performing the roles of first baseman and manager, Chance led the Chica...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Wilbert Robinson MP (1863 - 1934)

Wilbert Robinson (June 29, 1863 – August 8, 1934), nicknamed "Uncle Robbie", was an American catcher, coach and manager in Major League Baseball. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 194...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Jim O'Rourke MP (1850 - 1919)

) James Henry O'Rourke (September 1, 1850 - January 8, 1919), nicknamed "Orator Jim", was an American professional baseball player in the National Association and Major League Baseball who played pri...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Fred Clifford Clarke MP (1872 - 1960)

Fred Clifford Clarke (October 3, 1872 – August 14, 1960) was a Major League Baseball player from 1894 to 1915 and manager from 1897 to 1915. A Hall of Famer, Clarke played for and managed both the Lo...

8/20/2011 8/20/2011

Kenesaw Mountain Landis MP (1866 - 1944)

"Ken"

Hall of Fame major league baseball commissioner, US Federal District judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis (pronounced /ˈkɛnɨsɔː ˈmaʊntɨn ˈlændɨs/; November 20, 1866 – November 25, 1944) was an American juri...

1/19/2010 8/20/2011

Rogers Hornsby, Sr. MP (1896 - 1963)

Rogers Hornsby, Sr. (April 27, 1896 – January 5, 1963), nicknamed "The Rajah", was an American Major League Baseball infielder, manager, and coach who played 23 seasons for the St. Louis Cardinals (1...

4/17/2009 8/19/2011

George Harold Sisler MP (1893 - 1973)

George Harold Sisler (March 24, 1893 - March 26, 1973), nicknamed "Gentleman George" and "Gorgeous George," was an American professional baseball player for 15 seasons, primarily as first baseman wit...

8/19/2011 8/19/2011

Candy Cummings MP (1848 - 1924)

William Arthur "Candy" Cummings (October 18, 1848 – May 16, 1924) was a professional baseball pitcher in the National Association and National League who was credited with inventing the curveball. He...

8/19/2011 8/19/2011

Charles Albert "The Old Roman" Comiskey (August 15, 1859 – October 26, 1931) was a Major League Baseball player, manager and team owner. He was a key person in the formation of the American League an...

8/19/2011 8/19/2011

Eddie Collins MP (1887 - 1951)

Edward Trowbridge Collins, Sr. (May 2, 1887 – March 25, 1951), nicknamed "Cocky", was an American Major League Baseball second baseman, manager and executive. He played from 1906 to 1930 for the Phil...

8/19/2011 8/19/2011

Cap Anson MP (1852 - 1922)

Adrian Constantine Anson (April 17, 1852 – April 14, 1922), nicknamed "Cap" (for "Captain") and "Pop", was a National Association and Major League Baseball first baseman. He played a record 27 consec...

8/19/2011 8/19/2011

Henry Chadwick MP (1824 - 1908)

) Henry Chadwick (October 5, 1824 – April 20, 1908), often called the "father of baseball," was a sportswriter, baseball statistician and historian. Biography Born in Exeter, England, and raised ...

8/19/2011 8/19/2011

Alexander Joy Cartwright, Jr. (April 17, 1820 – July 12, 1892) is one of several people sometimes referred to as a "father of baseball". Cartwright is thought to be the first person to draw a diagram...

8/19/2011 8/19/2011