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Tue, 1969-01-21

Stan Musial and Roy Campanella are voted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA members. Musial was one of baseballs greatest players. He was the all time hit leader in National League when he retired and won 3 MVP awards, and came in second 4 other times. 

Campanella was one of the first Negro League players to join MLB playing his entire career for the Brooklyn Dodgers. He got paralyzed in an accident before the team moved to Los Angeles. Campanella won 3 most valuable player awards for the Dodgers. 

 

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