On August 3, 1980, the BBWAA inducted Al Kaline and Duke Snider, while the Veterans Committee selected Chuck Klein and former Boston Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey for induction in front of 25 of the 47 living Hall of Famers.Who is in the Hall of Fame’s 58th induction class?
Jim Bunning, Bill Foster, Ned Hanlon and Earl Weaver made up the 58th induction class in Hall of Fame history.Who was inducted into the BBWAA Hall of Fame?
The BBWAA selections were Lou Brock and Hoyt Wilhelm and the Veterans Committee inducted Enos “Country” Slaughter and posthumously Arky Vaughan. Patricia Johnson spoke for Vaughan, her father.What happened at the 1989 Hall of Fame induction ceremony?
Twenty-five thousand fans shut down Main Street on July 23, 1989 to see the 50th induction class in Hall of Fame history. Along with the fans, 26 living Hall of Famers returned to see BBWAA selections Johnny Bench and Carl Yastrzemski and Veterans Committee picks Al Barlick and Red Schoendienst.