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History

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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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Eligibility & committee members

This Day in Baseball History:
July 30, 1959 > Willie McCovey makes a memorable Major League debut for the San Francisco Giants. The young slugger faces another future Hall of Famer -- Robin Roberts of the Philadelphia Phillies -- and goes 4-for-4 with two triples. McCovey will end up winning the NL Rookie of the Year Award despite playing in only 52 games.