Carter dedicates speech to parents Gary Carter will always be "The Kid" at heart, he told a gathering of 18,000 people seated in the rolling meadow behind the Clark Sports Complex on Sunday. But at 49 years old the body isn't as willing. "It's nice to know that even though my body feels like an old man now, I will always be a kid at heart," he said as he concluded his speech during Sunday's Induction Ceremonies. More >
Murray lets down the wall at Hall Eddie Murray's playing career had been a 21-year-long enactment of The Wall, the Pink Floyd concept concert about isolationism. Now that he was a freshly minted Hall of Famer, it was time to let The Wall come down.
Cooperstown welcomes McCoy Honored with the Hall of Fame's J.G. Taylor Spink award, Hal McCoy entered the Hall with an emotional acceptance speech Sunday. McCoy, who has written for the Dayton Daily News for 31 years, spoke of the optical strokes he suffered earlier this year and his courageous decision to overcome his disability. More >