Skip to content

Blunt Applauds Buck O’Neil’s Official Induction Into National Baseball Hall of Fame

July 24, 2022

WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement on Buck O’Neil’s official induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame: 

“Buck O’Neil’s induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame is a great day, long overdue. He was not only an incredible athlete on the field, he was a Kansas City icon who made sure the history of Negro Leagues Baseball was preserved and shared with future generations. Everyone who met him was better for the time they spent together. It is a proud day for Buck O’Neil’s family, the Kansas City community, and baseball fans everywhere as we celebrate his profound impact on our country and our national pastime.”



Next Article » « Previous Article