Hall of Famers

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The Hall of Fame is comprised of 306 elected members. Included are 211 former major league players, 28 executives, 35 Negro leaguers, 22 managers and 10 umpires. The Baseball Writers’ Association of America has elected 115 candidates to the Hall while the Committees on managers, umpires, executives and long-retired players (in all of its forms) has chosen 165 deserving candidates (96 major leaguers, 28 executives, 22 managers, nine Negro Leaguers and 10 umpires). The defunct “Committee on Negro Baseball Leagues” selected nine men between 1971-77 and the Special Committee on Negro Leagues in 2006, elected 17 Negro Leaguers. There are currently 66 living members. By position, there are: 74 pitchers, 17 catchers, 21 first basemen, 20 second basemen, 15 third basemen, 24 shortstops, 21 left fielders, 23 center fielders, 24 right fielders, 1 designated hitter, 23 managers, 10 umpires and 33 executives.

Printer-friendly PDF Lists of Hall of Famers:


Alphabetical by position

Induction Year

Election Method

Birthday list for living Hall of Famers

Hall of Famers who were elected posthumously

Hall of Famers as Managers

HOFers who reached their 90th birthday

Roll Call of Past Induction Ceremonies: A list of inductees and returning Hall of Famers who have attended past Induction Ceremonies.

Hall of Famers elected as Major League Players

Hall of Famers who participated in/won a World Series

Hall of Famers who have appeared in film

Hall of Famers who have played for seven or more teams during their career

Hall of Famer Veterans

Other helpful links in this section:

Rules for Election: Find out what it takes to be elected to the Hall of Fame.

Member Spokesman: Learn more about the Hall of Famers who have served as Membership Spokesman.