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Biographical Dictionary of Hoosier Major Leaguers available at Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame

An interesting book entitled, “Indiana-Born Major League Baseball Players – A Biographical Dictionary from 1871-2014,” is now available at the Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame. The publication was compiled and authored by Pete Cava, who was a correspondent for the French wire service and a veteran reporter researcher who covered five editions of the Olympic […]

Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame Honors Gil Hodges

Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame inductee and National Baseball Hall of Fame hopeful Gil Hodges passed away because of a heart attack after finishing a round of golf on this date in 1972. Hodges was born in Princeton, IN, and his family, including older brother, Robert, and younger sister, Marjorie, moved 30 miles north to […]