canal_park_overhead_bwThe Greater Akron Baseball Hall of Fame is an organized body established to recognize and honor individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the game of baseball in the Greater Akron area. (Individuals shall have made contributions as players, coaches, managers, sponsors, umpires and administrators. The Greater Akron area is defined as the City of Akron and the following counties: Summit, Portage, Wayne, Medina, and Stark.) The GABHoF is dedicated to the recognition of baseball excellence, support for and promotion of the game and assistance at all levels of baseball in the Greater Akron Area, including the preservation of ethics, high standards and integrity of the game of baseball. The Hall of Fame shall seek to help promote and assist amateur and youth baseball programs in the Greater Akron Area.

The mission is more extensive than in the past and we do need your help … the doors of the Hall of Fame are wide open to any and all who would like to be involved in the preservation and enhancement of the game of baseball in the Akron area baseball community and the recognition of those area individuals who have made major contributions to the game.

Additionally, we need your help in re-connecting to GABHoF inductees. Click this link for a list of inductees, listed by year … if you see a name of someone you know or are in contact with, please share that contact information with us.

To get involved in the GABHoF or send us information about inductees, please click here to email Ron Piekarski.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the Canal Park Hall or on the fields of the Greater Akron Area.