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Inductees by position
 Position
Number
First Base 21
Second Base 20
Shortstop 24
Third Base 16
Left Field 21
Center Field 23
Right Field 24
Catcher 16
Designated Hitter 1
Pitcher 74
Pioneers/Executives 33
Managers 20
Umpires 10
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This Day in Baseball History:
August 21, 1975 > Tony Conigliaro of the Boston Red Sox announces his retirement after an attempted comeback. Conigliaro appeared on the verge of stardom in 1967, when a near-fatal beaning curtailed his career. He returned in 1969 before suffering problems with his vision, which caused him to retire for the first time in 1971.