There are National Baseball Hall of Fame inductees that are household names to even the most casual baseball fan. But there are many somewhat obscure names that you may have not heard of. In this section, we salute these somewhat forgotten stars of the past, by spotlighting their amazing careers.
|Induction:||Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1976|
" Power-hitting star of the dead-ball era, set career home run record for 19th century players. Won league batting championship in 1885 and hit .300 or better 12 times. Hit three homers in a game in 1888 and made six hits in six at-bats in a game in 1895. "