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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
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This Day in Baseball History:
November 26, 1975 > Boston center fielder Fred Lynn becomes the first rookie to take home an MVP Award. Not only did Lynn put together a terrific offensive season, batting .331 with 21 home runs and 105 RBIs, he also sparked the pennant-winning Sox with his breathtaking defense in the outfield.