|Year of Induction|
|Teams||Athletics, Blues, Browns, Colonels, Senators, Spiders|
|Positions||Center Field, Outfield, Right Field|
On April 24, 1901 right fielder Ollie Pickering of the Cleveland Blues became the first batter in the history of the American League.Leave a comment
"Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball…"
~Jacques Barzun, 1954