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1969 Hall of Fame Results

By Patrick Mondout

Stan Musial and Roy Campanella were voted into National Baseball Hall of Fame by the writers for 1969.

Voting by Year

Votes by members of the BBWAA were tabulated by the National Baseball Hall of Fame. At least 255 votes were needed to be elected. (Winners in bold.)

VOTING RESULTS...
NAME VOTES % CAT. TIMES
Stan Musial 317 93.2% P 1st
Roy Campanella 270 79.4% P 7th
Lou Boudreau 218 64.1% P 11th
Ralph Kiner 137 40.3% P 9th
Enos Slaughter 128 37.6% P 5th
Johnny Mize 116 34.1% P 9th
Marty Marion 112 32.9% P 10th
Allie Reynolds 98 28.8% P 10th
Joe Gordon 97 28.5% P 13th
Johnny Vander Meer 95 27.9% P 12th
Early Wynn 95 27.9% P 1st
Pee Wee Reese 89 26.2% P 7th
Gil Hodges 82 24.1% P 1st
Hal Newhouser 82 24.1% P 8th
Phil Rizzuto 78 22.9% P 9th
Red Schoendienst 65 19.1% P 1st
Bobby Doerr 62 18.2% P 12th
George Kell 60 17.6% P 7th
Bob Lemon 56 16.5% P 7th
Tommy Henrich 50 14.7% P 9th
Alvin Dark 48 14.1% P 5th
Phil Cavarretta 37 10.9% P 8th
Bobo Newsom 32 9.4% P 9th
Mickey Vernon 21 6.2% P 5th
Bucky Walters 20 5.9% P 14th
Schoolboy Rowe 17 5.0% P 4th
Charlie Keller 14 4.1% P 8th
Dom DiMaggio 13 3.8% P 5th
Ewell Blackwell 11 3.2% P 2nd
Ted Kluszewski 11 3.2% P 3rd
Richie Ashburn 10 2.9% P 2nd
Dixie Walker 9 2.6% P 4th
Johnny Sain 8 2.4% P 4th
Minnie Minoso 6 1.8% P 1st
Bobby Thomson 6 1.8% P 5th
Walker Cooper 5 1.5% P 2nd
Carl Erskine 4 1.2% P 3rd
Dutch Leonard 4 1.2% P 3rd
Wally Moses 4 1.2% P 4th
Mort Cooper 3 0.9% P 4th
Gil McDougald 3 0.9% P 4th
Don Newcombe 3 0.9% P 5th
Vic Raschi 3 0.9% P 4th
Harry Brecheen 2 0.6% P 3rd
Ed Lopat 2 0.6% P 2nd
Jackie Jensen 1 0.3% P 3rd

Source: National Baseball Hall of Fame. Special thanks to Keith Hemmelman for compiling the data.

Hall of Fame References

Baseball's Hall of Fame: Cooperstown--Where the Legends Live Forever by Lowell Reidenbaugh
A Legend for the Legendary: The Origin of the Baseball Hall of Fame by James A. Vlasich
The Politics Of Glory, How Baseball Hall Of Fame Really Works by Bill James
Whatever Happened To The Hall Of Fame? by Bill James

Out by a Step: The 100 Best Players Not in the Baseball Hall of Fame
by Mike Shalin
Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia
by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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HALL OF FAME

Total ballots cast: 340

Ballots necessary for election: 255


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