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Hall of Fame

Any and all news about the National Baseball Hall of Fame, as it pertains to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Josh Rawitch named Hall of Fame president

Former Dodgers PR executive Josh Rawitch was named president of the National Baseball Hall of Fame, a position he will start in September.

How Dodgers did on the HOF ballot

A look at how former Dodgers Gary Sheffield, Jeff Kent, Manny Ramirez, Andruw Jones, Bobby Abreu, Dan Haren, and Shane Victorino did on the 2021 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot.

Hall of Fame TV info

Information on how to watch the Baseball Hall of Fame election announcement on Tuesday afternoon on MLB Network.

Dodgers on the 2021 Hall of Fame ballot

The 2021 National Baseball Hall of Fame ballot features seven former Dodgers players, including pitcher Dan Haren and Shane Victorino, each in their first year on the ballot.

Jim Thome, Dodgers legend, is now a Hall of Famer

Feared slugger Jim Thome, whose 612 home runs rank eighth all-time, was voted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday. He briefly played for the Dodgers in 2009, with 22 pinch-hit appearances down the stretch and in the playoffs in 2009.

Steve Garvey, Tommy John on Hall of Fame ballot

Former Dodgers Steve Garvey and Tommy John are among the 10 people on the Modern Era ballot for consideration for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Dodgers on the 2017 Hall of Fame ballot

Casey Blake is one of 3 Dodgers newcomers on the BBWAA ballot for the Hall of Fame, plus news on youth camps at Dodger Stadium and more honors for Vin Scully.

Hershiser on 2017 Hall of Fame ballot

Former Dodgers pitcher Orel Hershiser gets a second chance at the Hall of Fame, on the ballot for consideration by the 16-member ‘Today’s Game Era’ committee.

Piazza's Hall of Fame speech

Mike Piazza delivered an emotional speech when inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, including man kind words for the Dodgers and several in the organization who helped him throughout his life and career.

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Mike Piazza inducted into Cooperstown

Former Dodgers catcher Mike Piazza was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers Association with the class of 2016, receiving 83 percent of the vote. Piazza was inducted along with Ken Griffey Jr. into Cooperstown.

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Mike Piazza Hall of Fame plaque

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It's Hall of Fame day

Former Dodgers catcher Mike Piazza gets inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, along with outfielder Ken Griffey Jr. Here is how to watch the induction ceremony from Cooperstown.

Piazza discusses Dodgers with Jimmy Kimmel

Mike Piazza appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live recently to talk about the Hall of Fame and the Dodgers.

A bittersweet Hall of Fame weekend for LA

Former Dodgers catcher Mike Piazza will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, but he will wear a Mets cap on his plaque in Cooperstown, leaving Dodgers fans to lament the team trading him away in 1998.

On Piazza & Dodgers retired numbers

Mike Piazza won't go into the Hall of Fame as a Dodger, but the club should still retire his number because of significant contributions to the franchise. There is precedent for others wearing a number that was later retired.

Piazza to wear Mets cap in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame catcher Mike Piazza said on Thursday that he will wear a Mets cap on his plaque in Cooperstown rather than a Dodgers cap.

Piazza elected to Hall of Fame on 4th try

Former Dodgers catcher Mike Piazza was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday, in his fourth year on the Baseball Writers Association of America ballot.

Piazza Hall call is bittersweet

Mike Piazza was traded before he finished his Hall of Fame career, which will sting a little bit when he likely heads to Cooperstown in a Mets hat rather than the Dodgers.

7 Dodgers on 2016 Hall of Fame ballot

The 2016 Hall of Fame ballot was revealed on Monday, with seven of the 32 players having played for the Dodgers. Mike Piazza leads the holdovers, with Garret Anderson, Brad Ausmus and Mark Grudzielanek among the newcomers.

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Pedro 1 of 3 former Albuquerque Dukes in Hall of Fame

The Albuquerque Isotopes noted that new Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez is one of only three Hall of Famers to have played for Albuquerque, joining Don Sutton (1965) and Eddie Murray (1997, on a rehab assignment with the Dukes).

Pedro elected to HOF, Piazza comes up short

Pedro Martinez is one of four players voted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, announced on Tuesday, while another former Dodgers player, catcher Mike Piazza, needs to wait at least one more year for induction to Cooperstown.

Piazza, Pedro, the Hall of Fame & what if

The two key names on the 2015 Hall of Fame ballot were both rookies with the Dodgers in 1993. Pedro Martinez is a lock to get elected, with Mike Piazza still working his way up the ladder toward Cooperstown.

Wills, Hodges fall short in Hall vote

Maury Wills (nine votes) and Gil Hodges (three or fewer) fell short of the required 12 of 16 votes from the Golden Era committee for the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Hodges, Wills on Golden Era HOF ballot

A pair of longtime Dodgers, first baseman Gil Hodges and shortstop Maury Wills - are two of 10 players on the Hall of Fame Golden Era ballot, needing 12 votes from a 16-member committee in September for induction to Cooperstown.