Category: Dailies

Gaylord Perry

Gaylord Perry

Inducted 1991 (3rd Ballot)

Born: September 15, 1938 Williamston, North Carolina

314 Wins, 3.11 ERA, 3,534 K, 5x All-Star, 1972 AL Cy Young, 1978 NL Cy Young, No Hitter (9/17/1968), 303 Complete Games.

Gaylord was the first pitcher to win a Cy Young Award in both leagues.

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The Wizard of Oz…Ozzie Smith

Ozzie Simith

Inducted: 2002 (1st Ballot)

Born: December 26, 1954 Mobile, Alabama

2,460 Hits, 793 RBI, 580 SB, 15x All-Star, 13 Gold Gloves, 1982 World Series title, 1987 Silver Slugger, 1985 NLCS MVP.

A true showman and true gentleman of the game, Smith goes down as one of the most entertaining players, and greatest shortstops, in baseball history.

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Bobby Doerr

One of the greatest TTM signers ever! This was my first baseball that I got signed TTM and it came back to me in about a week in April 2009.

Robert Pershing Doerr

Inducted: 1986 (Veteran’s Committee)

Born: April 7, 1918 Los Angeles, California

223 HR, 1,247 RBI, .288 BA, 2,042 Hits, 9x All-Star, 1944 AL MVP.

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Post 2: Johnny Bench

Johnny Bench

Inducted: 1989 (1st Ballot: 96.42%)

Born: December 7, 1947 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

389 HR, 1,376 RBI, 14x All-Star, 2,048 Hits, 10 Gold Gloves, 2 World Series titles, 2x NL MVP, 1968 NL ROY, 1976 WS MVP, MLB All-Century Team

There is a constant debate on how’s the greatest catcher of all-time and, in the majority of circles, Bench is considered to be the best.

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