December 2009 News

Mission Control
Shane Reynolds Makes Debut on BBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot
By Samantha Carr | December 31, 2009

Playing the Percentages
Tim Raines Was One of the Game's Most Successful Base Stealers
By Samantha Carr | December 30, 2009

Unparalleled Parker
Former National League MVP Dave Parker Was a Five-Tool Player
By Craig Muder | December 29, 2009

Inside Pitch
Dec. 30, 1935: Sandy Koufax born in Brooklyn
By Craig Muder | December 28, 2009

Character Lesson
Dale Murphy Defined Success on and off the Diamond
By Samantha Carr | December 28, 2009

Big Game Pitcher
Jack Morris Earned Title as One of the Game's Toughest Competitors
By Craig Muder | December 27, 2009

Big Name, Big Records
Mark McGwire Returns to BBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot
By Craig Muder | December 26, 2009

Dog's Day
'Crime Dog' Fred McGriff Amassed Stellar Career
By Samantha Carr | December 24, 2009

Yankee Hero
Don Mattingly's Star Burned Bright in New York
By Craig Muder | December 23, 2009

Always a Hit
Edgar Martinez Redefined Designated Hitter Position
By Samantha Carr | December 22, 2009

It Always Comes Back to Baseball
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Jim Gates | December 22, 2009

Inside Pitch
Dec. 23, 1975: Seitz's decision creates free agency
By Craig Muder | December 21, 2009

Short Star
Barry Larkin Combined Offense and Defense Like Few Other Shortstops
By Craig Muder | December 21, 2009

Cardinals King
Versatile Ray Lankford Powered St. Louis Teams for More Than a Decade
By Craig Muder | December 20, 2009

Dodger Leader
Eric Karros Powered Los Angeles teams of 1990s
By Samantha Carr| December 19, 2009

From Osaka to Cooperstown
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Jim Gates | December 18, 2009

A Welcome Relief
Durable Reliever Mike Jackson Pitched in More Than 1,000 Games
December 18, 2009

Hall of Fame Weekend Lineup Revamped To Provide More Fan Interaction
Hall of Fame Parade of Legends Highlights List of New Additions
December 18, 2009

Checking out the Library
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Jim Gates | December 17, 2009

Blue Jay Way
Pat Hentgen Helped Toronto Climb to the Top
By Craig Muder | December 17, 2009

Big Cat, Big Bat
Andres Galarraga Debuts on BBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot
By Samantha Carr | December 16, 2009

Pierre chasing Hall of Famers
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Freddy Berowski | December 16, 2009

Free Agent Ink
Thirty-five years ago, Catfish Hunter made history with a pen that ended up in Cooperstown
By Samantha Carr | December 16, 2009

Hawk Soaring
Andre Dawson is Leading Returning Vote-Getter on BBWAA Ballot
By Craig Muder | December 15, 2009

Inside Pitch
Dec. 16, 1975: Veeck returns as White Sox owner
By Craig Muder | December 14, 2009

Complete Game
Ellis Burks Battled Injuries, But Could Do It All on the Field
By Craig Muder | December 14, 2009

Riding the Curve
Bert Blyleven Baffled Hitters with His Breaking Ball
By Samantha Carr | December 13, 2009

A Class by Himself
Harold Baines' Numbers Speak for Themselves
By Craig Muder | December 12, 2009

Museum Fields: Q & A with Mary Bellew
Hall of Fame's Assistant Registrar discusses her role in Cooperstown
By Samantha Carr | December 11, 2009

Pitching In
Kevin Appier Was One of Baseball's Most Consistent Pitchers
By Craig Muder | December 11, 2009

Wishing for Bronze
Roberto Alomar First-Time Candidate for Hall of Fame Plaque
By Samantha Carr | December 10, 2009

Inside Pitch
Dec. 9, 1965: Frank Robinson traded to Orioles
By Thomas Lawrence | December 9, 2009

Exclusive Opportunity for Summer Internship at Baseball Hall of Fame
Applications for 2010 Steele Program Due January 31
December 9, 2009

Whitey and Donnie
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Craig Muder | December 8, 2009

BBWAA Announces Bill Madden as 2010 Spink Award winner
December 8, 2009

Inside Pitch
Dec. 9, 1965: Frank Robinson traded to Orioles
By Thomas Lawrence | December 7, 2009

Happy to be in Hall
Harvey, Herzog elected by Veterans Committee
By Samantha Carr | December 7, 2009

Big stars -- and a little fun
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Craig Muder | December 7, 2009

A visit with history
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Jeff Idelson | December 7, 2009

Doug Harvey, Whitey Herzog elected to Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee
Longtime Manager, Heralded Umpire To Be Enshrined as Part of Class of 2010
December 7, 2009

Around the Horn (pdf)
Winter Meetings Edition
December 6, 2009

A Success at Every Level
Bill White left his mark at all his stops in the game
By Craig Muder | December 5, 2009

Yankee commander
Jacob Ruppert Turned New York's American League Ballclub into a Dynasty
By Craig Muder | December 4, 2009

Master of his trade
Gabe Paul Built Winning Clubs During a 60-Year Career in Baseball
By Craig Muder | December 3, 2009

Inside Pitch
Dec. 2, 1928: Jim Bottomley Named NL MVP
By Bridget Bielefeld | December 2, 2009

Always a winner
Steve O'Neill Led Every Big League Club He Managed to a Winning Season
By Craig Muder | December 2, 2009

Hank of all Trades
Umpire O’Day Played every role during career
By Samantha Carr | December 1, 2009

Frick voting under way on Facebook
Official Blog of the Hall of Fame: Cooperstown Chatter
By Trevor Hayes | December 1, 2009

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