Veteran’s committee elects Hank O’Day, Jacob Ruppert, and Deacon White into Hall of Fame

Veteran’s committee elects Hank O’Day, Jacob Ruppert, and Deacon White into Hall of Fame
December 3, 2012, 4:17 pm
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Cooperstown just added three new Hall of Famers, as umpire Hank O’Day, executive Jacob Ruppert, and catcher/third baseman Deacon White have been elected by the veteran’s committee that this year was tasked with evaluating candidates from the “pre-integration” era of 1876-1946. O’Day had a 40-year umpiring career that began in 1888, also playing and managing…