Legendary Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera Enters Baseball Hall Of FameAs he took the podium Sunday afternoon in Cooperstown as the final inductee, Mariano Rivera joked, "Why do I always have to go last?"
Former Yankee Mussina Will Not Have Team Logo On Hall Of Fame PlaqueMussina spent his first 10 major league seasons with Baltimore and his last eight with the New York Yankees.
To New Hall Of Fame Class, Baseball Has Transformed At Dizzying PaceBaseball has transformed at dizzying speed since Edgar Martinez took his final swing and Mike Mussina, Mariano Rivera and Roy Halladay threw their final pitches.
Don't Forget Moose: Yankees' Mussina Joins Rivera In Hall Of FameMike Mussina, Rivera's teammate from 2001-08, was elected to the Hall of Fame along side Mariners slugger Edgar Martinez and the late Roy Halladay.
Jorge Posada Appears On Baseball Hall Of Fame Ballot For First TimeJorge Posada enjoyed a storybook major league career. But was it good enough to earn a spot in Cooperstown?
Palladino: New Hall Of Fame Committee Should Give Boss Steinbrenner Cold ShoulderWhile the late George Steinbrenner’s son Hal and his general manager, Brian Cashman, figure out how to fix today’s Yankees, a new Hall of Fame committee will decide whether to induct the patriarch into Cooperstown.
Mike Piazza's Big Day In Cooperstown Comes SundayOn Sunday, Piazza will join Tom Seaver as the only Mets in the Hall. With Mets fans expected to turn out in full force Sunday, the induction ceremony should turn into a Piazza love fest.
Higgins: Does Schilling's Mouth Get Him In Trouble With HOF Voters?Schilling is becoming more recognized now for his comments and political leanings, instead of what he accomplished on a baseball field.
Palladino: Might HOF Voters Be Warming To Steroid Era Poster Boys?What has become a yearly debate resumed two weeks ago when approximately 475 baseball writers nationwide received the Hall of Fame ballot.
Your Baseball-Centric Travel Guide To CooperstownTravel guide to Cooperstown, New York, home of the world famous National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz And Biggio Heading To CooperstownThe Big Unit, Martinez and Smoltz earned induction on their first tries, and Biggio made it on the third attempt after falling two votes shy last year.
Palladino: The Great 'Donnie Baseball' Will Have No Luck On Final BallotWhile our local baseball teams continue to track free agents and send out trade feelers, something else happened this week. The Hall of Fame voters received their ballots, and with them a bittersweet reminder of one former great.
6 Newest Members Of The National Baseball Hall Of FameTaking place in Cooperstown, NY, six baseball players/managers will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The official induction ceremony will take place Sunday, July 27th.