Starting Nine: Short Stops
When Bill Veeck returned as the Chicago White Sox owner in 1975, he promised to bring some excitement to a franchise that had posted only one winning season since 1967.
One of the first steps was a radical uniform idea that still makes fans smile more than 40 years later.
Craig Muder is the director of communications for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
The Hall of Fame's Starting Nine is a lineup of must-see artifacts from our vast collection containing tens of thousands of pieces that preserve the magical moments and memorable stories of our National Pastime. Our curators have spent countless hours hand-picking special objects from every major league team to create a lineup of pieces you simply won’t believe we have!