Once again, the induction ceremony for the 2020 National Baseball Museum and Hall of Fame class has been postponed.
Through ESPN and Michael Guzman From the MLB website, the Hall of Fame confirmed Wednesday that the ceremony held in Cooperstown, NY was postponed from July 25 to September 8. It will take place at 1:30 pm ET and will take place outdoors, with designated seating for fans. vaccinated against COVID-19, as well as for unvaccinated people.
Tickets will be available at 11 a.m. ET on July 12 at the Baseball Hall of Fame website. Assistance will be limited due to coronavirus-related concerns.
New York Yankees legend Derek Jeter is expected to lead the class that includes Marvin Miller, Ted Simmons and Larry Walker. Not the players were selected for a potential class of 2021.
“On behalf of our Board of Directors and our staff, we are thrilled to welcome our Hall of Famers, living legends, and fans back to Cooperstown to celebrate the induction of the 2020 class,” he said Jane, president of the Forbes Clark Hall of Fame said in a prepared statement. “Returning the Induction Ceremony to an outdoor event will provide the baseball community an opportunity to visit Cooperstown and celebrate the induction of four of the game’s greats.”
MLB Network will broadcast the ceremony live.