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Former Kokomo Haworth coach, 1985 inductee Keith Slaughter passes way

The Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame is saddened to report that Keith Slaughter, the successful former head coach at Kokomo Haworth High School and a 1985 Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame inductee, passed away last week. The Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame would like to extend our condolences to the Slaughter family. Mr. Slaughter’s obituary:

Charles Harmon, 1995 inductee, and the first African American to play for the Cincinnati Reds passed away on March 19. He was a native of Washington, Indiana.

Dick Naylor, 1996 inductee passes

Dick Naylor 1996 inductee to Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame passed away recently. Dick was long time coach at Hanover College and great supporter of coaches association and the hall of fame.

Jim Hughes Passes – November 12, 2018

Jim Hughes,  former coach at Franklin County passed away on November 12, 2018. Jim was inducted into the hall of fame in class of 2003.


25TH ANNIVERSARY GOLF CLASSIC—198 GOLFERS—GREAT DAY TEMP AT 83 DEGREES TEAM WINNERS 1st Place-Jason Roberts, J R Hutto, John Dennis, Brad Mennard, Mike Fritch, Mark Lechner 2nd Place-Richard Kunkel, Anthony Bradley, Glen Pierce, Jason Miller, Justin Leibering, Bernie Allen 3rd Place-Doug Bies, Jason Jochim, Andrew Bies, Mike Bies, Ian Weyer, Alex Pfau 4th Place-Kelly Howard, […]

Andy Owen Inducted into class of 2015

    Andy Owen spent 28 years coaching high school baseball in Ft. Wayne.  A graduate of Ft. Wayne Concordia HS and Indiana University, he began his coaching career in 1984 as an assistant coach at Ft. Wayne Elmhurst HS.  In 1987 he became an assistant coach at Ft. Wayne Snider HS and went on […]

Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame Brick Order Form

Be a part of the Indiana baseball Hall of Fame and show your support by order a personalized brick that will proudly be displayed out front of the Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame.  Click here to download the order form or contact Ray Howard at or call (812) 630-2412.

Mark Sherman recognized for his contributions

The INDIANA BASEBALL HALL OF FAME recognizes the accomplishments of Hoosiers who were professional players, managers/coaches; high school / college coaches; and those who have made contributions to our beloved game. We would like to ad, to our web site, a section that would recognize contributions of those outside our state whose love for the […]

Don Mattingly Hall of Fame Inductions

On January 19,2001 in Indianapolis, Indiana Don Mattingly was inducted into the INDIANA BASEBALL HALL OF FAME. Don was the first Hoosier player to be inducted as soon as he was eligible—being out of baseball five years. To help memorialize his accomplishments, both at the high school level at Evansville Memorial, and as a Yankee, […]