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Inductees by position
 Position
Number
First Base 21
Second Base 20
Shortstop 24
Third Base 16
Left Field 21
Center Field 23
Right Field 24
Catcher 16
Designated Hitter 1
Pitcher 74
Pioneers/Executives 33
Managers 20
Umpires 10
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First-year electees
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This Day in Baseball History:
July 26, 1948 > Babe Ruth makes his final public appearance. The former Yankee great, who is striken with throat cancer, makes a visit to the film premiere of The Babe Ruth Story. Three weeks later, Ruth will succumb to the illness and pass away at 53 years of age.