1990 Headline: Jim Palmer & Joe Morgan Voted Into National Baseball Hall Of Fame
On this day in 1990, both Jim Palmer and Joe Morgan were elected into the Hall of Fame as part of the ‘Class of 1990′.
Jim Palmer was the heart and soul of the Baltimore Orioles pitching staff for the better part of three decades. Capturing 268 wins en route to a 64% winning percentage, Palmer captured 3 Cy Young Awards and three World Series championships. He is a 6-time All-Star and 4-time Gold Glove winner.
Joe Morgan personified the term ‘team player’ as he used his skills to help his team win and win big! A 2-time World Series champion and 2-time MVP, Morgan set the bar for offensive output for second basemen. Morgan was a 10-time All-Star and 5-time Gold Glove winner.
Jim Palmer & Joe Morgan – 2 favorites at ’30-YOC’