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Inductees by position
 Position
Number
First Base 21
Second Base 20
Shortstop 24
Third Base 16
Left Field 21
Center Field 23
Right Field 24
Catcher 16
Designated Hitter 1
Pitcher 74
Pioneers/Executives 33
Managers 20
Umpires 10
HALL OF FAME INFORMATION
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Inductees by position
First-year electees
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Eligibility & committee members

This Day in Baseball History:
August 30, 1918 > Future Hall of Famer Ted Williams is born in San Diego, California. "The Splendid Splinter" will make his Major League debut in 1939, and spend most of the next 22 years terrorizing American League pitchers. He will cruise into the Hall of Fame in 1966, his first year of eligibility.