The Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame has announced the 2019 Inductee Class. This year’s inductee class features Atlanta Braves legend Dale Murphy.
The 2019 Irish American Baseball HOF induction ceremony will take place on June 28 at Foley’s NY Pub and Restaurant in New York City.
Other inductees include former Boston Red Sox CEO John Harrington, Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker, Phillies broadcaster Tom McCarthy, and Baseball United Foundation founder John Fitzgerald.
This year’s ceremony will include two additional awards:
- The “I Didn’t Know You Were Irish Award” will be awarded to professional baseball executive Tyler Tumminia.
- The first annual “Clive Butterworth Award” will be posthumously awarded to Clive Butterworth, aka “The Father of Irish Baseball.”