HALL OF FAMERS FROM THE MIAMI VALLEY
Born - December 11, 1911, Venice, Ohio.
Died - October 1, 1984, Oxford, Ohio.
Taught school in West Manchester, Ohio.
Struck out in his only MLB at bat.
Lived in Darrtown, Ohio.
Manager of the Dodgers - 1954-1976.
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Committee on Baseball Veterans in 1983.
Born - February 23, 1908, Alger, Ohio.
Died - February 8, 1965, Dayton, Ohio.
Played for the Dayton Marcos in 1930.
Played for the Homestead Grays from 1932-45.
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Negro League historians in 2006.
1982 J.G. Taylor Spink Award Winner.
1991 J.G. Taylor Spink Award Winner.
Born - July 22, 1893, Clayton, Ohio.
Died - August 5, 1978, Dayton, Ohio.
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Committee on Baseball Veterans in 1970.
Won 210 games during his 18 year career.
2003 J.G. Taylor Spink Award Winner.
Harry G. Salsinger
Born - April 10, 1885, Springfield, Ohio.
Died - November 27, 1958, Detroit, Michigan.
1968 J.G. Taylor Spink Award Winner.
Worked in Dayton and Cincinnati before joining the Detroit News at the age of 20.
Born - September 27, 1949, Dayton, Ohio.
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers of America Associaion in 1995.
Signed by the great Phillies scout, Tony Lucadello, of Fostoria, Ohio.
Got 444 of the 460 votes cast - 96.52%.