The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced today that the 2021 Induction Ceremony will now take place on Wednesday, September 8 at The Clark Sports Center in Cooperstown, New York.
The event will be broadcast live on the MLB Network with a start time of 1:30 p.m. ET and take place in front of limited crowds as an outdoor ticketed event.
“On behalf of our Board of Directors and our Staff, we are thrilled to be able to welcome our Hall of Famers – the living legends – and fans back to Cooperstown to celebrate the Induction of the Class of 2020,” Jane Forbes Clark (Chairman of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum) said in press statement. “Returning the Induction Ceremony to an outdoor event will provide the baseball community with the opportunity to visit Cooperstown and celebrate the Induction of four of the game’s Greats.”
The Hall of Fame’s 2021 Induction Ceremony will honor the members of the Class of 2020: Derek Jeter, Marvin Miller, Ted Simmons and Larry Walker. No candidates were elected for Induction in 2021.