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Inductees by position
 Position
Number
First Base 21
Second Base 21
Shortstop 24
Third Base 16
Left Field 21
Center Field 23
Right Field 24
Catcher 16
Designated Hitter 1
Pitcher 77
Pioneers/Executives 33
Managers 20
Umpires 10
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This Day in Baseball History:
December 13, 1974 > Jim "Catfish" Hunter of the Oakland A's is declared a free agent after an arbitrator rules that A's owner Charlie Finley committed a breach of contract by failing to make a payment to Hunter's life insurance fund. Hunter will win an AL-leading 23 games for the Yankees in 1975, and will contribute to New York's World Championship teams in 1977 and '78.