Buck O’Neil’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony opening remarks, 2006

In 2006, the largest-ever induction class to the Baseball Hall of Fame were honored — 16 men and one woman, all of whom were influential in the success of the Negro Leagues.  Buck O’Neil kicked off the ceremony with this perfectly fantastic, heart-felt speech.

You can find more information about this ceremony here.

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6 Comments on “Buck O’Neil’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony opening remarks, 2006”

  1. wkkortas says:

    Now there is a man who knew who he was and what was what.

  2. mrbill7474 says:

    Buck was a class human being and a wonderful baseball ambassador.

  3. Hearing Buck talk brings a smile to my face.


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