MOBILE, Ala. – One of the greatest events in the history of sports in Mobile and certainly the biggest night in Hank Aaron Stadium since the BayBears opened the ballpark in 1997, the Grand Opening of the Hank Aaron Childhood Home & Museum brought several baseball legends to the Port City in honor of one the game’s greatest heroes.
Aaron was humbled by the sights that he saw before him as he gave a heartfelt and touching speech in front of the small gathering of folks lined up outside the Hank Aaron Childhood Home & Museum in a pre-game ceremony.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Spring Break is almost here for area school districts, but that won’t stop the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Education Department from celebrating Youth Baseball Week April 18-24 with educational programs for kids of all ages.
Families can learn about Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson, tour the Louisville Slugger Museum and recreate a 1920s era baseball broadcast during Spring Break at the Hall of Fame. Several special programs will take place during the week:
COOPERSTOWN, NY – The stars are lining up to play in the Father’s Day Hall of Fame Classic in Cooperstown, and starting today the general public can purchase tickets for the annual legends game.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Their major league playing days may be over, but the legends of the game are already lining up to play in the second-annual Baseball Hall of Fame Classic on Father’s Day in Cooperstown.
Hall of Famers Gary Carter, Bob Feller, Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage, Harmon Killebrew, Phil Niekro and Ozzie Smith will headline the Hall of Fame Classic, and today the National Baseball Hall of Fame and the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association announced nine more players scheduled to appear in the June 20 legends game at Doubleday Field.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will celebrate Women’s History Month on Saturday, March 27, in Cooperstown by welcoming four women from the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League as part of a full day of programming.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will honor the 90th anniversary of the formation of the Negro National League with a full week of programs celebrating Black History Month Feb. 15-19 in Cooperstown.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Most fans only dream of competing with a professional athlete, much less a Hall of Famer.
But the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will help the dreams of a few lucky fans come true June 18-19 in Cooperstown with the debut of the Cooperstown Golf Classic, a fundraiser for the Museum and its programs, featuring seven members of the Baseball Hall of Fame.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will host the ultimate baseball Father’s Day Weekend, June 18-20, with the participation of seven Hall of Fame members highlighting the second annual Hall of Fame Classic, presented by the Ford Motor Company, at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, N.Y.
COOPERSTOWN, NY – Baseball’s greatest weekend will celebrate the careers of three new Hall of Fame inductees while introducing a new lineup of family-friendly activities, as Hall of Fame Weekend 2010 will take place July 23-26 in Cooperstown, N.Y.