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Inductees by position
 Position
Number
First Base 21
Second Base 21
Shortstop 24
Third Base 16
Left Field 21
Center Field 23
Right Field 24
Catcher 16
Designated Hitter 1
Pitcher 77
Pioneers/Executives 33
Managers 20
Umpires 10
HALL OF FAME INFORMATION
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First-year electees
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Eligibility & committee members

This Day in Baseball History:
February 27, 1970 > A threat to Chicago Cubs great Ernie Banks is removed when the Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests a man named Lawrence Bankhead in Chicago. The FBI charges Bankhead with making threatening phone calls to the future Hall-of-Famer, who is heading into the penultimate season of his 19-year Major League career.