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League Officials are also selected into the Hall of Fame because without these administrators, the league could simply not function.

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Warren Giles

Warren Giles turned down the job of Commissioner to become League president and managed some impressive changes. Many new stadiums and new stars entered the National League during Giles's administration. Learn more about this Hall of Famer.


Happy Chandler

Happy Chandler's greatest gift to baseball was his work towards its integration. Learn more about this Hall of Fame commissioner. See more »

Warren Giles

Warren Giles turned down the job of Commissioner to become League president, and managed some impressive changes. Learn more about this Hall of Famer. See more »

Morgan Bulkeley

Morgan Bulkeley served just one year as the first president of the National League. Read more about this Hall of Fame member. See more »

William Harridge

William Harridge, as America League President, worked mostly behind-the-scenes. Learn more about this under appreciated Hall of Famer. See more »

Ford Frick

As National League President, Ford Frick was instrumental in creating the Baseball Hall of Fame at Cooperstown. Learn how he ended up there in 1970. See more »

William Hulbert

Al Spalding called William Hulbert, the founder of the National League, "the man who saved baseball." Read about Hulbert's place in the Hall of Fame. See more »