News

Museum’s Author Series Programs Bring Latest Baseball Stories to Cooperstown

Lectures, Book Signings Held Throughout the Summer at Hall of Fame.
2019-05-29

Team Rollie, Team Goose Play to 9-9 Tie at Hall of Fame Classic

Orlando Cabrera named Player of the Game at 11th edition of Hall of Fame Classic.
2019-05-25

11th Edition of Hall of Fame Classic Brings Six Hall of Famers to Cooperstown

Managers Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage set their lineups for annual legends game.
2019-05-24

Hall of Fame's BASE Race returns Saturday, May 25

5K and 10K runs support Museum's Be A Superior Example program.
2019-05-21

Tim Mead to Begin Serving as President of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum on June 24

Jeff Idelson to continue as President until that date.
2019-05-20

Tim Mead named President of National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Angels executive becomes seventh president in Hall of Fame history.
2019-04-30

Big Leagues Come to Cooperstown for May 25 Hall of Fame Classic at Doubleday Field

Annual Legends Game Returns for Memorial Day Weekend celebration.
2019-04-29

Blyleven, Fingers, Gossage, Raines and Trammell Headed to Cooperstown for Classic Weekend, May 24-26

Cooperstown’s Legends Game Returns to Doubleday Field on May 25.
2019-04-10

Red Sox Weekend July 6-7 at Hall of Fame

2018 World Series Trophy Coming to Cooperstown.
2019-04-09

Museum Celebrates American Legion Centennial March 29-30 in Cooperstown

Hall of Famer Lee Smith Highlights Special Programming; Discounted Admission Rates Offered for Legion Members and Families.
2019-03-26

Hall of Fame to Salute Fans’ Timeless Love of Baseball Cards in ‘Shoebox Treasures’

Museum’s Newest Exhibit to Open May 25 as Part of Hall of Fame Classic Weekend.
2019-03-25

Picturing America's Pastime Travel Exhibit Debuts in Fayetteville, N.C.

Photo exhibit runs through May 11 at The Arts Council.
2019-03-22

Statement from the Seaver Family

Tom Seaver to retire from public life.
2019-03-07

Hall of Fame Classic Tickets Now on Sale for Members

Ticket sale for general public begins March 11.
2019-03-04

Hall of Fame Announces MTM Publishing as New Agent

Valerie Tomaselli of MTM Publishing will help the Museum develop books and place them in the publishing marketplace.
2019-02-13

Jeff Idelson to Retire as President of National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Idelson to remain in current role through July's Induction Weekend.
2019-02-05

Cap Selections Announced for Hall of Fame Plaques for Class of 2019 Inductees

Baines, Halladay, Martinez, Mussina, Rivera, Smith to Be Celebrated July 21 in Cooperstown.
2019-01-25

Halladay, Martinez, Mussina, Rivera Elected to Hall of Fame by BBWAA

Class of 2019 inducted July 21 in Cooperstown.
2019-01-22

Baseball Writers’ Association of America Election Results Revealed Tuesday, Jan. 22

Announcement to be carried live on MLB Network and simulcast on MLB.com; Class of 2019 inducted July 21.
2019-01-21

Applications for 2019 Class of Frank and Peggy Steele Interns Due January 31

Twenty summer internships available this year at Museum in Cooperstown.
2019-01-16

Helfer named 2019 Ford C. Frick Award winner

Al Helfer, who became a household name in the 1950s on the Mutual Game of the Day, has been named the 2019 Frick Award winner.
2018-12-12

Jayson Stark wins 2019 Spink Award

Jayson Start has been named the winner of the BBWAA's J.G. Taylor Spink Award for 2019.
2018-12-11

Lee Smith, Harold Baines elected to Hall of Fame by Today's Game Era Committee

Class of 2019 to be inducted July 21 in Cooperstown.
2018-12-09

Today’s Game Era Committee Ballot to Be Considered Dec. 9 at Baseball’s Winter Meetings

Results announced live on Sunday, Dec. 9, during “MLB Tonight” at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on MLB Network.
2018-12-03