Hall Of Fame
Collectively Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox have won more than 6,000 games as managers and now all three are headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”
Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.
The Pro Football Hall of Fame released its class of 2014 Modern-Era nominees and the list contains a lot of players who have spent some time in South Florida.
Alex Rodriguez entered baseball in July 1994 and was immediately pegged as a future Hall of Famer and one of the greatest to ever play. Instead, the player who was considered a shoo-in for Cooperstown will be suspended through the rest of the 2013 season and all of the 2014 season for his role in the Biogenesis scandal, according to CBSNews.com.
In a NBA Finals featuring multiple first-ballot future Hall of Famers, the story of the series has been the phenomenal play of the role players for the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat.
Legendary former University of Miami and Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly revealed Monday he is battling cancer in his upper jaw bone.
The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences inducted six new members into its Hall of Fame on Monday, including CBS Corp. President and CEO Leslie Moonves and CBS News’ chief Washington Correspondent and “Face the Nation” anchor Bob Schieffer.
The Baltimore Ravens knew they were losing a future Hall of Famer in Ray Lewis following Super Bowl XLVII. But the Ravens are also likely to have to watch the defense’s other playmaker in another uniform next year.
For only the eighth time in the history of the Baseball Hall of Fame, baseball writers failed to elect anyone into the Hall of Fame. The selection process was made more difficult this year as players from the steroid-era were on the ballot for the first time.