Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-342) and index.
""Recommended"--Library Journal; "top-notch"--Booklist/RBB; "a good general information book"--ARBA. This biographical dictionary provides pertinent information on all 237 of the Hall of Fame inductees. Statistical summaries are complemented by revealing insights into little-publicized aspects of the careers of baseball's greatest achievers. A brief history of the Hall of Fame is also included"--Provided by publisher.