COOPERSTOWN, NY –The role of women in baseball is celebrated every day at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum through Diamond Dreams, a fan-favorite exhibit featuring nearly 100 artifacts and the stories of scores of women who have played influential roles on the field, in the office and in the stands throughout baseball history.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – The National Baseball Hall of Fame will host special screenings of HBO's The Alzheimer's Project throughout October and November as part of a national discussion to encourage individuals to learn more about the disease and the research being done, as well as to gain a greater understanding of the issues surrounding it.
Each program begins with a special screening from the HBO documentary series, followed by a discussion led by Ann Thayer of the Alzheimer's Association. The event is free and open to the public.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – The ballplayer known as Pete Hill earned election to the Hall of Fame in 2006.
On Tuesday, the man who was known at birth as John Preston Hill was honored in Cooperstown – his identity secure for all time.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Roy Halladay has worn the title of 20-game winner, All-Star and Cy Young Award winner.
Now, the jersey Halladay wore during his historic no-hitter in his post-season debut on Wednesday is headed to Cooperstown.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Ten of baseball's most beloved and honored broadcasters were named today as the finalists for the 2011 Ford C. Frick Award, presented annually for excellence in baseball broadcasting by the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – History will be made at the 2010 World Series. And for the 14th year in a row, fans can watch that history unfold during the Baseball Hall of Fame's annual World Series Gala.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will host the fan-favorite World Series Gala on Oct. 30 in Cooperstown. This family event will feature a live broadcast of Game 3 of the 106 th World Series, which will be played in the American League champions' park and begin at 6:57 p.m. EDT. Doors to the Hall of Fame for the World Series Gala will open at 6 p.m.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Andre Dawson faced his challenges on and off the baseball diamond with an unquenchable determination.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Pete Hill's accomplishments as a pre-Negro leagues star in the early 20th century led to his posthumous induction to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006, as part of a special election of candidates who emerged through a five-year study on the feats of Negro leagues and pre-Negro leagues stars.
Though his baseball achievements defined his legacy in 2006, the man known as "Pete" Hill had a much different origin than information available to researchers and the baseball community at the time of his election.
HOPKINTON, Mass. – September 21, 2010 – EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced it will sponsor a digitization project to make globally accessible the collections of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, featuring nearly 40,000 three-dimensional artifacts, millions of documents and images, and thousands of hours of audio and video.