Tag: MLB hall of fame

Hall of Fame pitcher, senator Jim Bunning dies

Hall of Fame Pitcher, Congressman Bunning Dies

Washington (AFP) – Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who went from baseball to serving in the US Congress, has died at the age of 85, the Philadelphia Phillies said on Saturday.

US President Barack Obama has scrapped rules dating back to the 1960s which allowed those fleeing communist Cuba a fast track to US citizenship

Hall of Famer Willie McCovey Receives Presidential Pardon from Obama

Not everyone who received a pardon or had their sentence commuted by President Barack Obama on Tuesday was a traitor who betrayed the public trust and leaked potentially damaging national security information to the world, a baseball legend had his name cleared as well.

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Curt Schilling: I’d Be Voted in MLB HOF if I Said ‘Lynch Trump’

Former Major League Baseball star Curt Schilling said in an interview with TMZ Sports that the outspokenness of his political views are keeping him out of the MLB Hall of Fame. “[Voters] are not hiding the fact that they’ve stopped voting for

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Reds to Unveil Statue of Pete Rose at Great American Ball Park Next Summer

You may never find Pete Rose’s face in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame, but you do frequently see his mug on TV alongside Frank Thomas, Alex Rodriguez, and Kevin Burkhardt. Now, if your travels next summer take you to the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, you’ll see a statue of him.