Last updated on: 5/1/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Performance Enhancing Drugs (Such as Steroids) Be Accepted in Sports?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 2, 2009

Description:

“Located on Main Street [in Cooperstown, NY], the Baseball Hall of Fame officially opened its doors on June 12, 1939… More than 350,000 people travel to the Village each year to pay tribute to our National Pastime by visiting the Hall of Fame, an institution which honors excellence, preserves history and connects generations.”

“History of the Hall,” web.baseballhalloffame.org (accessed Apr. 2, 2009)

Mission:

“The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is a not-for-profit educational institution dedicated to fostering an appreciation of the historical development of the game and its impact on our culture by collecting, preserving, exhibiting and interpreting its collections for a global audience, as well as honoring those who have made outstanding contributions to our National Pastime.”

“Mission Statement,” web.baseballhalloffame.org (accessed Apr. 2, 2009)

Other:
None Found
Quoted in:
  1. Should Baseball Players Who Have Used Banned Substances Be Voted into the Hall of Fame?