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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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Inductees by position
First-year electees
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Eligibility & committee members

This Day in Baseball History:
January 25, 1945 > Larry MacPhail, Dan Topping and Del Webb purchase the New York Yankees for $2.8 million from the heirs of previous owner Jacob Ruppert. Under the new regime of ownership, the Yankees will build a dynasty that wins 10 World Championships from 1947 through 1964.