What percentage of the vote did Derek Jeter get for the Hall of Fame?
The instant he retired, it was known Jeter would cruise into the Hall on the first ballot. The only question was whether Jeter would be the second player to receive 100 percent of the vote. Jeter did make it in on the first ballot, but he wasn’t a unanimous selection. Jeter received 99.7 percent of the vote.
What percentage is Baseball Hall of Fame?
Players are elected to the Hall provided they are named on 75 percent of ballots cast by eligible voting members of the BBWAA.
Has there ever been unanimous baseball Hall of Famers?
Mariano Rivera was the first player to be elected unanimously; Derek Jeter received the next-highest percentage of votes (99.74%). Greg Maddux received the highest number of votes (555).
Who has the highest Hall of Fame percentage?
The Top 10 Highest Voting Percentages In Baseball’s Hall Of Fame
|1. Nolan Ryan||1999||98.8|
|2. Tom Seaver||1992||98.8|
|3. Cal Ripken||2007||98.5|
|4. George Brett||1999||98.2|
Is Sammy Sosa in the HOF?
Sosa not elected to HOF, falls off writers’ ballot Sosa received 18.5 percent of the vote, well short of the 75 percent needed for election. Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Curt Schilling also fell off the ballot. Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was the only player elected Tuesday as part of the 2022 class.
Is Pedro Martinez in the Hall of Fame?
Martínez was elected to the Hall of Fame in 2015. that Pedro Martínez’s WHIP (walks plus hits divided by innings pitched) of 0.737 in 2000 is the best single-season mark in big league history among pitchers who qualified for the ERA title?
Is Chipper Jones a Hall of Famer?
Four years after being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, Chipper Jones is vouching for the Cooperstown credentials of one of his most notable teammates.
Is Lou Gehrig in the Hall of Fame?
1939Lou Gehrig / Hall of fame induction
How many HOF ballots are there?
Below is a list of the 397 members of the BBWAA who cast ballots in the 2020 Hall of Fame election. Ballots from voters who opted to make them public will appear on this site at a later date.