The Baseball Hall of Fame can include players, managers, umpires, and executives (Most managers were former players and many players later become managers, but they are usually voted into the Hall as one or the other, as their career merits).What is the plaque Gallery at the Baseball Hall of Fame?
For fans visiting the Museum in Cooperstown, the Plaque Gallery on the first floor is sure to stir memories and emotions. The Hall of Fame is comprised of 333 elected members. Included are 263 former major league players, as well as 38 executives/pioneers, 22 managers and 10 umpires.Why support the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum?
The magical moments of baseball that created some of your most cherished memories live on in Cooperstown every day. We need your help more than ever to preserve baseball history and to secure the future of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum for generations to come.Who is the switch-hitting National Baseball Hall of Fame member with the highest average?
Waite Hoyt is the only member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame to play baseball in both the American League and National League before he was old enough to vote. Do you know who the switch-hitting National Baseball Hall of Fame member is with the highest career batting average? Frankie Frisch with a .316 career average.