Welcome to the National Semi Pro Baseball Hall of Fame

The National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame is a lasting tribute to national baseball legends who filled the rosters and made crowds cheer – dedicated players, inspiring coaches, and hard-working ambassadors of the game of baseball. The Hall will be a part of the Greater Evansville Sports Hall of Fame.

 

 

We are dedicated to:

Players

Coaches

Media

Administrators

Featured Hall of Famers

Don’t just take it from us, these individuals made an impact!

Hank Aaron was signed off the Pritchett, AL A’s at the age of 15 years old.  After a stint with the Indianapolis Clowns Aaron signed with the Milwaukee Braves.  Hank went on to hit 755 HR’s and had 2,209 Rbi’s and over 3,800 career Hits.  He was Inducted into Cooperstown and is regarded the best offensive player in Major League Baseball History.

Hank Aaron

Bob Feller signed at the young age of 15 after pitching for an Iowa Club at the AABC World Series (now Stan Musial World Series) in Battle Creek, MI.  Feller made his Major League Debut with the Cleveland Indians at age 17 and won over 300 games in his Major League Career. Feller was a WW II Vet and missed three years to military service and was still a 1st Ballot Hall of Fame Inductee in Cooperstown.

Bob Feller

Pete Rose signed at age 19 by the Cincinnati Reds playing for the Lebanon, OH Frisch’s Big Boy Team in the Dayton Amateur Baseball League. Rose went on to break Ty Cobb’s Career hit record recording 4,256 career hits.

Rose went on to set many other Major League records and led the Big Red Machine to 2 World Series Titles.

Pete Rose

GESHOF Baseball Hall of Fame Inductees

GEBHOF CLASSCATEGORYFIRST NAMELAST NAMECITYSTATETEAMLEAGUE
2018Player / ManagerSammy "Dr. Baseball"BealeCharlottesvilleVA
2018Player / ManagerJohnnyBenchLouisvilleKYLouisville Stars
2018PlayerGarrettWiejakFt. WayneINLaMargarita Blues Jackers
2018PlayerRodneyTafoyaSanta FeNM
2018PlayerBenSheetsLouisvilleStarsLouisville Stars
2018PlayerJonathanPapelbonLouisvilleStarsLouisville Stars
2018PlayerMalcomOrgeron IIIHoumaLASouthland Hogs
2018Player / ManagerJohnMyersBicknelINEvansville Outlaws
2018PlayerChrisWrightSomervilleMASomerville AlibrandisYawkey League
2018PlayerJohnLeftySullivanChicago IL
2018PlayerChipperJonesLouisvilleKYLouisville Stars
2018PlayerAndrewJonesLouisvilleKYLouisville Stars
2018PlayerTimHudsonLouisvilleKYLouisville Stars
2018PlayerCharles "Charlie" P.HillIndianapolisINKingan's Reliables
2018PlayerCurtFloodAlamedaCA
2018PlayerJohnnyDamonLouisvilleKYLouisville Stars
2018PlayerJavierLopezLouisvilleKYLouisville Stars
2017PlayerTravisLeeBrunswickMDOrioles
2017PlayerAdamLaRocheFt. ScottKSKansas Stars
2017PlayerM. L.PrinceDeKalbGAA's
2017PlayerRobertKoontzGreencastlePAAthletics
2017UmpireDanKoEvansvilleIN
2017PlayerKevinTruxalEvansvilleINOutlaws
2017Player / ManagerTobyKeithKansas Stars
2017PlayerChristianJacksonQuad CityIA76ers
2017PlayerBrandonIngeLynchburgVAKansas Stars
2017PlayerTimHudsonAuburnALKansas Stars
2017PlayerMikeHendrixNashvilleTNCity League
2017Player / CoachBillHellstainAtlantaGACrackers
2017Player / CoachArthurHarrisWarner RobinsGAJets
2017PlayerBobGlassoAtlantaGAYankees Douglasville Phillies
2017PlayerJustinGermanoPasdenaCAKansas Stars
2017PlayerPaxtonGardnerEvansvilleINOutlaws Carolina Stars NY
2017PlayerBillFeltAtlantaGAYankees Crackers Stars DeKalb A's
2017ManagerSargeFeitDouglasvilleGADodgers
2017PlayerBradEthridgeAtlantaGACrackers
2017PlayerBrettTomkoEuclidOHKansas Stars
2017ManagerBernieDriscollSommervilleMAAlibrandis
2017PlayerJ.D.DrewValdostaGAKansas Stars
2017PlayerCarlDixonGreencastlePAAthletics
2017PlayerRobbyDawsonBrunswickMDOrioles
2017PlayerGlenDavisRoswell / Atlanta / DeKalbGACardinals Yankees A's
2017ManagerBillDallasDekalbGAA's Conyers GA A's
2017PlayerChadCoulterBrunswickMDOrioles
2017PlayerRogerClemensHoustonTXKansas Stars
2017PlayerKobyClemensHoustonTXKansas Stars
2017PlayerJoelChrisslerAtlantaGACrackers Yankees Douglasville GA Phillies
2017PlayerJustinChificiNew OrleansOrleansLA Yankees
2017AdministratorGaryCarterBrunswickMDOrioles
2017PlayerKeithBrooksMartinsburgWVBlue Sox
2017PlayerWilliam S."Buddy"BennettCanneltonINMerchants
2017PlayerJoshBeckettSpringTXKansas Stars
2017PlayerTimBarrettOtwell / JasperINReds
2017Player / ManagerToddBarkdollGreencastlePAAthletics
2017Player / Asst CoachSteveAutryAtlantaGACrackers
2017PlayerDanUgglaLouisvilleKYKansas Stars
2017PlayerStan "The Man"MusialDonoraPAZincs
2017PlayerGerradTalkingtonBrunswickMDOrioles
2017ManagerWillieRobertsonKansas Stars
2017PlayerLenardPhillipsRoswell / Atlanta / DeKalbGACardinals Yankees A's
2017PlayerJamusPetermanNorristownPAAthletics
2017PlayerBradPennyBlackwellOKKansas Stars
2017PlayerRoyOswaltWeirMOKansas Stars
2017PlayerNorbertTabinWyandotteMI
2017Player / ManagerTimNontePatokaINLoogoote Shoals Semi-Pro
2017PlayerLaynceNixHoustonTXKansas Stars
2017PlayerLouis N.PaleyAlbanyNYRidgefields
2017ManagerKevinMeistickleAtlantaGACrackers
2017PlayerJohnMarxQuad CityIA76ers
2017PlayerJasonMarquisManhassetNYKansas Stars
2017PlayerJimLigonHendersonKY
2017Player / CoachBobbyElliottAtlantaGABuckhead Bluecaps Yankees
2016JamesMurphyQuincy Sheriffs/Braintree White SoxCranberry League
2016Player / ManagerSeanMurphyQuincy Sheriffs/Braintree White SoxCranberry League
2016UmpireBobLongCranberry League
2016MikeTroupeEast Bridgewater Royals/Braintree White SoxCranberry League
2016GlennTuftsBridgewater CardinalsCranberry League
2016PlayerKrisSnyderEvansvilleINOutlaws
2016BobWoosterEaston HuskiesCranberry League
2016PlayerRickSmithBridgewater CardinalsCranberry League
2016Co-FounderWalterHaskellCranberry League
2016PlayerEdGrueterEaston HuskiesCranberry League
2016PlayerGeorgeDowdWeymouth Town TeamCranberry League
2016PlayerRayBresnahanWeymouth ElksCranberry League
2016PlayerSteveFerroliHanover BravesCranberry League
2016UmpireEdgarPigeonCranberry League
2016PlayerGeorgePlayerWeymouth Town TeamCranberry League
2016PlayerTomThurbergWeymouth ElksCranberry League
2016PlayerJoeZancaBraintree White SoxCranberry League
2016Executive DirectorTomStevensonCranberry League
2016RichardScalesBraintree White SoxCranberry League
2016JimMoriartyWeymouth ElksCranberry League
2016PlayerTomMalvestiBraintree White SoxCranberry League
2016PlayerJohnHallWeymouth ElksCranberry League
2016PlayerTimFinneganRockland RoyalsCranberry League
2016PlayerDickieDoyleEaston Huskies/Rockland Cardinals/Quincy SheriffsCranberry League
2016ManagerDanDennisNorton KnightsCranberry League
2016PlayerBillBuchanWeymouth Elks/Easton HuskiesCranberry League
2016Player / ManagerTedNovioBraintree White SoxCranberry League
2014FanJoan L.TurpinEvansvilleINOutlaws
2013KellyBohmbachRed Wing / MN Aces
2013Player ManagerMickOwensKokomoINHighlanders / CFD Saints
2013PlayerRobArnoldCantonOHStallions
2013Founder / ManagerRenoPowellHagarstownMDBraves
2013Major Division DiretorGregReddingtonLouisvilleKYStar Drywall / NABF
2013PlayerPhilSabatkaCantonOHStallions
2013PlayerDonnyShemwellEvansvilleINOutlaws
2013WriterBillBeckerMNMinnesota Baseball Association
2013Owner / ManagerKeithEssaryColumbiaTNCurve / Corrinth / MS Cobras
2013CoachSamHartsfieldEvansvilleINOutlaws
2013ManagerTomMcCarthyPittsburgPASt. John's Leftys
2013PlayerJaysonMobleyBrunswickMDOrioles
2013GM / ManagerJoeAltieriAlbanyNYAthletics
2013President & CEODavidTreskaSommervilleMASommerville Alibrandis
2013PlayerRickMulinixCantonOHStallions
2013PlayerTonyPhillipsHattiesburgMSBlack Sox
2013Player / CoachBrentOwensKokomoINCFD Saints
2012PlayerDougDarnellMemphisTNRoyals
2012PlayerAndyHoffmanEvansvilleINOutlaws
2012Player / ManagerJohnnyRayMemphisTNRoyals / Dullins Academy
2012ManagerDennyLehnusKankakeeILChiefs
2012PlayerEdMeredithKankakeeILChiefs
2012PlayerDaveLambertKankakeeILChiefs
2012ManagerBobAllesJasperINReds
2012Player / ManagerRogerDawsonBrunswickMDOrioles
2012GMMaryBolenCape GirardeauMOPlaza Tire Capahas
2012PlayerScottFryeBrunswickMDOrioles
2012PlayerNateShepherdEvansvilleINOutlaws
2012PlayerRogerBegueCantonOHStallions
2011Player / ManagerRandyMillerPortlandINRockets
2011ManagerMarkDietzCincinattiOHCobalts
2011Player / ManagerTreyAbyHattiesburgMiss Black Sox
2011ManagerBillStorrsCrestwoodILPanthers
2011Player / ManagerJoeO'BrienSt. LouisMOO'B Clarks
2011ManagerFredLeSageBeecherILMuskies
2011Player / ManagerWinfredSmithPine BluffARBraves
2011PlayerSteveImhoffCincinattiOHRedding Taxi / Montgomery Inn
2011ManagerDickOrcuttCOSox
2011ManagerMikeCogginsCTPaschelles Bakery / A Plus Plumbing
2010ManagerBill "Chief"IngramThomasvilleALTravelers
2010NABF Exec DirectorCharlieBlackburn
2010Owner / Manager / SponsorAlOremusChicagoILPrairie Gravel
2010GMCharlieAnderson,ThomasvilleALTravelers
2010ManagerDonTouchstone,PensacolaFLReds
2010Owner / Manager / SponsorEdSalminaNovatoCAKnicks
2010Owner / Manager / SponsorJoeTeutonHoumaLAHogs
2010ManagerMikeLeidermanLong IslandNYStorm
2010PlayerDarrenLynamEvansvilleINOutlaws / Reds
2009PlayerAndyMaughtBrunswickMDOrioles
2009Manager / GMPhilKliberManistee MI Saints
2009PlayerRogerFoutchFlintMIHalo Burger / Foutch Auto
2009PlayerBobArnoldCantonOHStallions
2009PlayerMiltonBarnesHattiesburgMSBlack Sox
2009PlayerJessBolen Sr.Cape GirardeauMOCapahas
2009PlayerJimCorteDetroitMIJet Box
2008PlayerRayMillerPortlandINRockets
2008PlayerDaveOdmanRed WingMNAces
2008PlayerJeffHannahCincinattiOHChiefs
2008PlayerHowieMinasMidloathianILWhite Sox
2007CoachCryrilAligarLouisvilleKYKY Star Drywall Stars
2007PlayerBillRickenbachMechanicsburgPACardinals
2007PlayerJoeSotolarSt. LouisMOPointers
2007PlayerTimTurpinEvansvilleINOutlaws
2007PlayerBobSullivanGrand RapidsMISullivans
2007PlayerKeithGentryMemphisTNRoyals
2006PlayerJimWahligWaterlooILIllinois Buds
2006SponsorJames G.HoffmanINIndiana Outlaws
2006PlayerJoeMcCombFt. WayneINMcComb Construction
2006PlayerMartyWatsonINIndiana Outlaws
2006Founder / SponsorTomYawkeyBostonMAYawkey Baseball League
2006Player / Coach / SponsorAlvin C.RuxerJasperINReds

4th ANNUAL NATIONAL SEMI-PRO BASEBALL HALL OF FAME BANQUET

November 11 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

The National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame Banquet is a tribute to all the great players, coaches, and ambassadors of the game of baseball across the nation. All past and current 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees are invited to join us to celebrate those who were instrumental both on and off the baseball field.

(All expenses will go to help cover the cost of the event.)

Cash bar available. Plus, the microphone will be open to share stories after Hall of Famers are acknowledged.

RSVP no later than September 30, 2017.

Our Hall of Fame Partners Include:

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If you would like to donate any memorabilia or have information for the Greater Evansville Sports Hall of Fame, please contact us today.