Baseball Hall Of Fame Hosts In-Person Ceremony Sept. 8


ALBANY, NY (WAMC) – The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will host an in-person induction ceremony this summer after all. The Hall of Fame says its induction ceremony will be September 8 at 1:30 p.m. in Cooperstown.

Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown in the winter of 2021 IAN PICKUS

The limited ticket event will honor Class of 2020 inductees Derek Jeter, Larry Walker, Marvin Miller and Ted Simmons after the coronavirus pandemic scrapped last year’s ceremony for the first time since 1960. There were no 2021 inductees.

Free tickets will be available on the Hall’s website starting July 12. Seating will be designated by vaccination status.

The Awards Presentation will remain an indoor televised event July 24. That is closed to the public.