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Perhaps the least surprising name on the list, the Yankees have earned their reputation as the biggest name in baseball with 23 Hall of Famers stretching back to the earliest days of the game. Including Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, and Mariano Rivera, New York has the largest selection of all-time greats of any team in any sport.Who is the first person to be in the Baseball Hall of Fame?
To the top. In Baseball's first Hall of Fame class, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Christy Mathewson, Honus Wagner, and Babe Ruth were inducted as five of the finest players of the era controlling the election ballots in 1936.How many baseball players are in the Hall of Fame?
The Hall of Fame is comprised of 323 elected members. Included are 226 former major league players, 30 executives, 35 Negro Leaguers, 22 managers and 10 umpires.