|Year of Induction||1977|
|Teams||Giants, Indianapolis Hoosiers, Reds|
Amos Rusie thew at least 90 mph and has been widely reported as the main reason MLB changed the pitching distance from 50′ to 60’6″ in 1893.
"Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball…"
~Jacques Barzun, 1954