TheBaseballPage.com

When occured: 
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. 

 

More From Around the Web

Sponsored Links

This day in baseball history

December 21

  • 2011

    The Kansas City Royals sign lefty reliever Jose Mijares to a ...

  • 2011

    The Texas Rangers trade pitcher Ryan Kelly to the San Diego ...

  • 2011

    The Cincinnati Reds acquire players including lefty reliever ...

More Baseball History

Player Profile

John Kerr

SS, Washington Senators

Read Bio
Hall of Fame

John Ward

P, New York Giants

Read Bio
Season Profile

1927 Detroit Tigers

The Tigers prepared

Read Bio
Historical Figure

Larry Dolan

 

Read Bio
Manager Profile

Jack Glasscock

Cincinnati Outlaw Reds

Read Bio
Ballpark Profile

Old Yankee Stadium

Dubbed The House That Ruth

Read Bio
Tagged:
Brooklyn Dodgers, Roy Campanella, St, St. Louis Cardinals, Stan Musial

Comments

    Be respectful, keep it clean.
Login or register to post comments

Stay Connected

Share |

Today's Poll

Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: