Baseball Writers’ Association of America 2017 Hall of Fame Ballot Announced

Two former American League Most Valuable Player Award winners as well as two World Series MVPs are among 19 new candidates on the 2017 Hall of Fame ballot

2017 Ford C. Frick Award Ballot Finalized

Eight of the National Pastime’s beloved voices have been named as the finalists for the 2017 Ford C.

Cooperstown’s Phil Pohl experiences Hall of Fame as never before

Phil Pohl grew up in Cooperstown. But despite numerous trips to the Hall of Fame, he never thought he’d find himself looking at his artifacts on display in the Museum.

Celebrate the Fall Classic in Cooperstown with the World Series Gala, Oct. 29, at Hall of Fame

As history is made on the diamond at the Fall Classic, Central New York residents and visitors can watch all the action at the home of baseball history in Cooperstown.

Maine-Endwell Little Leaguers honored at Hall of Fame

The Maine-Endwell (N.Y.) Little League World Series championship team was honored at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum during an early Sunday afternoon ceremony inside the Plaque Gallery.

Maine-Endwell Little League World Series Champs to be Honored at Hall of Fame on Sunday

Team Has Donated Signed Baseball, Photo to Museum Collection

Historic Photos, Documents of Inaugural Class of 1936 Featured in Museum’s Latest Additions to PASTIME

Online offerings are growing bi-weekly at

Ten Named to Today’s Game Era Ballot for National Baseball Hall of Fame Consideration

Five former big league players, three executives and two managers comprise the 10-name Today’s Game Era ballot to be reviewed and voted upon Dec.

Museum’s Film Fest a hit with fans, filmmakers

The three-day event featured 13 films covering such varied topics as the life of Bill Lee after the majors, Ron Taylor’s transition from pitcher to medicine, the legacy of Hot Springs, Arkansas as a S

Negro Leagues History Digitized in Museum’s Latest Additions to PASTIME

Digitized photos of the Negro Leagues, the papers of pioneering African-American writer Wendell Smith and a Jackie Robinson scrapbook debuted online today.

Spaceman Headlines 11th Annual Baseball Hall of Fame Film Festival Sept. 23-25 in Cooperstown

13 Films Featured in Museum’s Annual Tribute to Baseball on the Big Screen

Hall of Fame Honors Long-Tenured Staff Members

Five staff members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum were honored on Tuesday for reaching service milestones.

Steve Ford Captures 34th Annual Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open

Steve Ford of Melbourne, Fla. carded a 66, 65 and a final-round 69 for a three-day total of 200, 13-under-par, to win the 34th Annual Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open by one stroke.

Steve Rippley Touches Home

Steve Rippley, who worked a total of 2,513 regular season and 50 postseason games for National League and Major League staffs, enjoyed a behind-the-scenes tour of the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Ford Shoots a Second Round 65 to Take the Lead After Two Rounds at Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open

Steve Ford of Melbourne, Fla., shot a second-round 65 to take the lead on day two of the Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open on Thursday in Cooperstown.

Museum Debuts Online Collections via Hall of Fame Digital Archive Project

Babe Ruth Scrapbooks Unveiled Today through PASTIME Online Collection at

Savage, Schulte and Elliott Shoot 65 to Tie First Round Lead at Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open

Kevin Savage of Baldwinsville, N.Y., Alan Schulte of Fisher, Ind.

34th Annual Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open Begins as Hall of Famer Rollie Fingers Tees Up Pro-Am

Seniors Open at Leatherstocking Golf Course Starts Wednesday; $50,000 Raised for Pathfinder Village Scholarship Fund at Tuesday’s Pro-Am

Hall of Fame Regular Hours of Operation Resume Monday, Sept. 5

Museum Will Be Open Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Until Summer 2017

Hall of Famer Rollie Fingers Returns to Cooperstown to Host Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open Pro-Am Sept. 6

Annual Event Benefits Pathfinder Village and Hall of Fame’s Educational Programs

Artifacts from Ichiro’s 3,000th Big League Hit on exhibit at Hall of Fame Starting Aug. 16

10-Time All-Star Outfielder Has Donated More Than Two Dozen Artifacts to Museum During His Career

Baseball Hall of Fame to Host Blood Drive Saturday

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will host a blood drive on Saturday, Aug. 6, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Cooper Park.

Class of 2016 Welcomed to Cooperstown by Huge Induction Ceremony Crowd

Ken Griffey Jr., Mike Piazza Formally Inducted into Hall of Fame

Historic crowd cheers Griffey, Piazza into Hall of Fame

Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey Jr. were formally inducted on a sunny Sunday afternoon in Cooperstown, in front of an estimated crowd of 50,000 fans.