|Year of Induction||1964|
|Teams||Braves, Cardinals, Cubs, Dodgers, Giants, Pirates, Yankees|
After banning the spitter in 1920, MLB grandfathered in 17 men allowed to throw it until retirement. Burleigh Grimes was the last legal spitballer.
"Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball…"
~Jacques Barzun, 1954