Hall of Fame Classic Celebrates Baseball in Cooperstown
Cooperstown and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum are celebrating Memorial Day Weekend with their Hall of Fame Classic Weekend. Featured is the Seventh Annual Hall of Fame Classic which is set for Saturday at 2:05 PM at Doubleday Field.
The Classic features Hall of Fame members like Rollie Fingers, Phil Niekro, Tom Glavine, Tony Perez, Ozzie Smith and Robin Yount who will act as managers and coaches while retired players representing all 30 Major League teams will participate in the game.
Former players expected to participate include Ron Cey, Alan Trammell, Roy Oswalt, Alfonso Soriano and John Franco and many more. The game is scheduled for seven innings.
Saturday's festivities include the Game Day Parade through Cooperstown beginning at noon. There will be a pre-game home run contest at Doubleday Field at 1:00 PM followed by the 2:05 contest.