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Inductees by position
 Position
Number
First Base 21
Second Base 21
Shortstop 24
Third Base 16
Left Field 21
Center Field 23
Right Field 24
Catcher 16
Designated Hitter 1
Pitcher 77
Pioneers/Executives 33
Managers 20
Umpires 10
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This Day in Baseball History:
February 26, 1935 > His tremendous skills clearly eroding, legendary slugger Babe Ruth is released by the New York Yankees. The 40-year old Ruth will sign a contract with the Boston Braves, although he'll call it quits on June 2 after struggling to a .181 batting average in 28 games.