News

Ken Kendrick Appointed to Board of Directors for National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Arizona Diamondbacks Managing General Partner becomes 17th member of Hall of Fame Board.
2020-05-14

2020 National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Weekend Canceled

Class of 2020 to be inducted during 2021 Hall of Fame Weekend, July 23-26, 2021.
2020-04-29

Museum’s Free Virtual Programs Feature Exhibit Tours, Instagram Live Events

Upcoming online offerings include Safe at Home with Boog Sciambi and Hall of Famer Chipper Jones.
2020-04-27

Connect to Cooperstown via Hall of Fame’s Free Virtual Programs

Field Trips, Curator Spotlights, <em>Voices of the Game</em> events and an Instagram Live Program with Hall of Famer Chipper Jones all part of the Museum’s Upcoming Online Offerings.
2020-04-15

Hall of Fame Remains Closed to Public

Precautionary measure implemented in accordance with recommendations from Centers for Disease Control.
2020-03-22

Explore the History, Majesty of the National Pastime Through the Museum’s Online Collection

Free videos, online exhibits and educator lessons all available digitally via Hall of Fame channels.
2020-03-20

Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum to Close Indefinitely Beginning Sunday, March 15 at 5 p.m.

Updated information regarding closure will be provided each subsequent Sunday at noon ET.
2020-03-14

Tickets for Hall of Fame Classic on Sale March 16

12th edition of Cooperstown’s legends game to be played May 23 at Doubleday Field during Memorial Day Weekend celebration.
2020-03-09

David Montgomery Named Buck O’Neil Award Winner

Lifetime achievement award to be presented July 25 in Cooperstown.
2020-03-05

USS Cooperstown Christened in Wisconsin

Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship named for Hall of Fame’s military veterans.
2020-03-04

Hall of Fame’s Picturing America’s Pastime Exhibit Opens at the Hot Springs Convention Center

Traveling photo exhibition runs May 8 through July 27.
2020-02-12

Hall of Fame Debuts Starting Nine Experience

Iconic artifacts from all 30 MLB teams highlighted in a limited time, must-see encounter for visitors.
2020-02-10

Hall of Fame Weekend to Feature Inductions of Class of 2020 July 24-27 in Cooperstown

Induction Ceremony, Awards Presentation highlight family-friendly events during celebration of the game’s elite.
2020-02-03

Derek Jeter, Larry Walker elected to Hall of Fame by BBWAA

Class of 2020 to be inducted July 26 in Cooperstown.
2020-01-21

BBWAA Hall of Fame Election Results Revealed Tuesday, Jan. 21

Announcement to be aired live on MLB Network and Simulcast on MLB.com; Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Inducted July 26.
2020-01-20

Applications for 2020 Class of Frank and Peggy Steele Interns due January 31

Hall of Fame internship program provides opportunity of a lifetime for youth development.
2020-01-10

Hall of Fame’s Picturing America’s Pastime Exhibit Opens at South Florida Fair

Traveling photo exhibition runs Jan. 17 through Feb. 2 in West Palm Peach, Fla.
2020-01-09

Ken Harrelson named 2020 Ford C. Frick Award winner

White Sox legend to be honored July 25 at Awards Presentation in Cooperstown.
2019-12-11

Nick Cafardo wins 2020 Spink Award

Nick Cafardo has been named the winner of the BBWAA's J.G. Taylor Spink Award for 2020.
2019-12-10

Marvin Miller, Ted Simmons elected to Hall of Fame

Class of 2020 will be inducted July 26 in Cooperstown.
2019-12-08

Modern Baseball Era Committee Ballot to Be Considered Dec. 8 at Baseball’s Winter Meetings

Results announced live on Sunday, Dec. 8, During MLB Tonight at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on MLB Network.
2019-12-02

Exhibit Honoring World Series Champion Nationals Now Open at Hall of Fame

Stephen Strasburg’s Game 6 jersey, ball Hit by Howie Kendrick for Game 7 home run highlight Autumn Glory’s year-long salute to baseball’s champions.
2019-12-02

Hall of Fame to Host Holiday Celebration Dec. 7

Free admission after 1 p.m. with donation of five non-perishable healthy food items or unwrapped toy.
2019-11-25

2020 BBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot Features 32 Candidates

Results from BBWAA election to be announced Jan. 21 live on MLB Network.
2019-11-18