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(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – As a big league manager, Bobby Cox built his Atlanta Braves teams into some of the most consistent winners baseball has ever seen.

As a Hall of Famer, Cox is building bridges with his new Central New York neighbors as the celebrity host for the 32nd Annual Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open and Pro-Am Golf Tournament.

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will recognize the twin traditions of baseball and film when, for the ninth consecutive year, it hosts the Baseball Film Festival in Cooperstown, Sept. 19-21.

Filmmakers can submit their work to be considered for the Festival through Friday, Sept. 5. Films can be of any length and genre, but must have been released within the last five years and feature baseball as a primary or secondary theme. 

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – With three World Series titles in 10 seasons, the Boston Red Sox have nearly doubled their championship trophy haul in the last decade. 

This weekend, Red Sox fans will have a chance to see all of those recent World Series trophies at the home of the National Pastime as the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum hosts Red Sox Weekend Aug. 9-10 in Cooperstown. 

New York, NY- The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum (NBHOFM), IMAX Corporation (IMAX), MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM), in partnership with Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner and leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA), are bringing baseball history together with cutting-edge technology and digital media to create the ultimate fan experience in Major League cities beginning in Spring 2016.  The announcement of the tour, which will be led by Arny Granat and Grand Slam Productions

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) The bronze likenesses of the Class of 2014 will live in Cooperstown forever. 

But for a few days during August for team ceremonies, five Hall of Fame plaques will visit ballparks across the country – giving fans the chance to celebrate the Hall of Fame induction of their heroes. 

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) The historic 2014 Hall of Fame Induction Weekend is in the books, but a memorable summer in Cooperstown is still providing thrills and entertainment for Otsego County visitors and local residents alike as the calendar turns to August this weekend. 

(COOPERSTOWN, NY)Baseball and opera intersect annually in Cooperstown with The Glimmerglass Festival and the Baseball Hall of Fame both drawing thousands of fans to Central New York. 

Emmy Award-winner Mark Schubin will discuss the connection between the two beloved institutions on Saturday, Aug. 2 at The Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown at a 2014 Glimmerglass Festival event. 

An estimated 48,000 fans filled the Clark Sports Center grounds to celebrate the Class of 2014. (Milo Stewart, Jr/NBHOF)

(COOPERSTOWN, N.Y.) The largest class of living Hall of Fame inductees in more than 40 years was greeted by one of the largest gatherings in National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony history on Sunday. 

It was a big weekend in Cooperstown. And as usual, it was baseball’s best. 

The Hall of Fame Class of 2014 greeting the crowd during the Awards Presentation. (Milo Stewart, Jr./NBHOF)

(COOPERSTOWN, N.Y.) The line outside the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday began winding into nearby Cooper Park just after 9 a.m. on Saturday, and the fans continued to pack baseball’s cathedral throughout the afternoon.

The legendary Class of 2014 has created an unforgettable weekend in Cooperstown.

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s Board of Directors today announced changes to the rules for election for recently retired players, reducing the length of stay on the ballot for players from a maximum of 15 to 10 years, while installing a new balloting and registration process for Baseball Writers’ Association of America voting members.

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