Joe Torre says being in Cooperstown is 'surreal'

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Joe Torre kept his emotions in check. He'll save any...will be affixed to a wall not far from Ruth's honor. "To wind up in Cooperstown is surreal for me. To go into the Hall of Fame is one thing. When...

Much more than Baseball Hall of Fame at Cooperstown

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Everyone's heard of...Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, where the annual induction ceremony...outside the house," he jokes. The Cooperstown area offers many other lodging options...

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'Lost' Ripken lineup card in Cooperstown

...up in an unexpected place: the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., instead of a Chicago auction house. Former Orioles...both the 2,131st and 2,130th games, are on display in Cooperstown, The (Baltimore) Sun reported Tuesday. The American League...

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Ryan, Brett, Yount await call from Cooperstown

...with Ryan, Brett and Yount hoping to get the call from Cooperstown. "If that happens, it will be the final thing that wraps...deserves to be in the NBA shrine? Induction ceremonies at Cooperstown are scheduled for July 25. The Hall of Fame exhibition will...

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Cooperstown man attempts to change RBI record

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Juan Gonzalez of the Texas Rangers may break major league baseball's RBI record. A baseball historian is trying...

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Class of 2015 Hall of Famers are formidable foursome

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Three dominated on the mound, the other excelled at three positions up the middle. Together, pitchers Randy Johnson...

Smoltz joins ex-teammates, manager in Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock-solid catcher-turned-second baseman have a new moniker...

Maddux, Glavine look to enter Cooperstown together

...tougher time getting in the first time around despite 305 victories.At some point both should have their names etched at Cooperstown. The only eligible 300-game winner not in the Hall is Roger Clemens, who was passed over in 2012 because of doping allegations...

Ex-Brave John Smoltz says making hall still hasn't set in

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - When John Smoltz plopped down in a director's chair inside the Baseball Hall of Fame and stared at all the bronze...

Perez awaits Cooperstown results -- again

...front office, can't explain why he hasn't made it yet to Cooperstown. In 24 seasons he had 1,652 RBIs, more than any eligible...Morgan, Bench and Rose are quick to support Perez's Cooperstown candidacy. And does Perez believe Rose belongs in the Hall...

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