Hall of Famers By Election Method
The Hall of Fame is comprised of 342 elected members. Included are 270 former major league players, 40 executives/pioneers, 22 managers and 10 umpires. The BBWAA has elected 136 candidates to the Hall while the veterans committees (in all forms) have chosen 180 deserving candidates. 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 75 living members. Below is a listing of each of the 342 Hall of Famers, sorted alphabetically by the method in which they earned election.