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Tim Turpin
4609 Saybrook Drive
Evansville, Indiana

Marty Watson Evansville, IN Outlaws 2001 53 HR's 152 RBI's
Sunday, March 17
Class of 2019 Nominations being accepted, First Elected you find down on the home page


2019 Nominations are now being accepted email


Sam Hartsfield 2013 Hall of Fame Inductee and Coach for the Evansville, IN Outlaws sadly has passed away this week. He will be missed.  


2019 National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Dinner

Sat. September 21st in Evansville, IN  at the Holiday Inn Airport in  Evansville, Indiana  go to to download your reservation form. Host Hotel is the Holiday Inn Airport



Click on the photo of Marty Watson to download your Reservation Form



In other HOF and Museum news we will be excavating the entrance and some of the parking lot along with preparing the Field of Honor area in September. We are slowly finishing our 501 (C) 3 Application so things are moving along.


ANY ?'s on HOF Dinner Call Tim Turpin 812-430-2725 



Hall of Fame apparel now available look for link toward bottom of home page

Hall of Fame Classes of 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 & 2014  Located at the middle of home page 


 Hall of Fame has new home

 Details are being finalized The National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will be built on 2910 Diego Drive on the Northeast Side of Evansville, IN right off I-69 and Morgan Ave (IN HWY 62 East) next to the Working Distributors (Budweiser) .  As the Capital Campaign is now in full swing we hope to have the HOF under Construction by the Fall of 2020  More to come !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 



Capital Campaign Announced details toward bottom of the Home Page

$2,000,000.00 is our goal to build our Shrine to Semi-Pro Baseball !


Hall of Fame Induction Dinner

 Click Below on link to download HOF Dinner Reservation or HOF Brick Order Forms

New Link at the bottom of the Home Page for Class of 2014





 Sat September 21st, 2019 in Evansville, Indiana. Reservation Forms can be found by clicking on

   If you plan on attending please get your reservation forms in by November 1st and Hotel Reservations made at the Holiday Inn Airport in Evansville, IN.  Any questions call Tim Turpin 812-430-2725 or email



New Semi-Pro Baseball Rankings website at bottom of home page.


Bill "Pops" Rickenbach Mechanicsburg, PA Cardinals new All Time Wins leader with 2654 Wins !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



 Capital Campaign Announced

Memorbillia Needed



located by going to  




 The Search Continues for Deserving Individuals

.  With over 2,000,000 people who have played and coached, sponsored and administrated Semi-Pro Baseball, there are many more to recognize. Looking for players and coaches from the following area's Atlanta, Alabama, Louisville, Buffalo, NY, Albany, NY NYC, Youngstown and Toledo and Canton Ohio, Dallas, Tx Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri as well as Knoxville, Nashville, TN. and Central Florida as well as Texas and Arizona and California, All candidates can be emailed to and will be added to  the list. Remember that we have an existing list of Semi-Pro Hall of Famers already on the menu bar under NASPBA Hall of Fame. All deserving nominees will be considered.





The Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is being built in the Evansville, Indiana


Looking for any memorabilia for the Hall of Fame and Museum all items can be shipped

to Tim Turpin

4609 Saybrook Drive

Evansville, IN 47711


All Time National Wins Leaders

Manager----------------------Team------------------------# of Wins 

#1 Bill Rickenbach / Mechanicsburg, PA Cardinals   /       2,754 *

#2 Howie Minas        / Midloathian, IL White Sox /       2,650 

#3 Vern Moehrs    / Waterloo, IL Millers / Buds    /      1,991 *

#4  Henry "Harv" Tomter  / Eau Claire, WI Cavaliers /            1,676 

#5  Jim Corte        / Detroit, MI Jet Box             /  1,508 

#6 Jess Bolen Sr. / Cape Girardeau, MO. Capahas /      1,482 

* Still Active 


All Time Pitching Wins

#1  Carl Angelo / Battle Creek, MI Buds / Grand Rapids Sullivan's / 355

#2  Bill "Doc" Pollak / Livingston, NJ East Orange Soverels / 331

#3  Rick Siebert / Canton, OH Stallions, Steve's Sports, Clev. / 325


All Time Home Runs

#1 Jim Wahlig Waterloo, IL Buds 278

#2 Marty Watson Evansville, IN Outlaws 249 (53 in 2001)

#3 Keith Wentz  Mt. Wolf, PA , York Central League 225 


2019 Hall of Fame Nominees Will be accepted after December 1st, 2018  

Email all deserving nominees



Wednesday, January 11
Plans in the works for National American Semi-Pro Hall of Fame

In the spring of 2013 the N.A.S.P.B.A. Hall of Fame will open in Evansville, IN stay tuned for more details

Sunday, March 17
George Herman Babe Ruth Headlines Class of 2019 Willie McCovey more to come

The Class of 2019 

Randy Brown / TN / Umpire

Brandon DuBois / Chicago, IL Beecher Muskies / Player

Doug Flutie / Boston, MA / Player

Sam M. Hamstra / Chicago, IL Wildcats /  Player / Manager

Mike Henderson / Chicago, IL High Tech Scanners, Prairie Gravel, Beecher Muskies / Player 

Rich Hill / Boston, MA Al Thomas Athletics / Player ** 

Kevin Jakubaus / Chicago, IL  CSBL / Player

Culley Kline / Muscatine, IA Red Sox / Player 

Ryan Kopp / Chicago, IL Beecher Muskies / Player 

Matt Kostro / Chicago, IL Addison Braves / Player

Mike Marshall / Chicago, IL Crestwood Panthers / Player

Todd Miller / Oswego, IL Cats / Player, Manager

Walter Mortimor / Boston Park League / Administrator (50 years of Service)  

Dave Mounts / Evansville, IN Outlaws / Sponsor

Willie McCovey / Mobile, AL / Player- Another Cooperstown Hall of Famer with Semi-Pro Roots. Like Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Willie McCovey was found playing in the Semi-Pro Games in Southern Alabama.**


Richard Neely / Farmington, NM / Administrator / President AABC

Travis Parker / Muscatine, IA Red Sox / Player  

James Purnell / TN / Umpire

George Herman "Babe" Ruth" / Baltimore, MD / Player * - The Babe played for various Teams in the Baltimore Area on week-ends during his time at the St. Mary's Industrial School for Boys who played thier games during the week. Later in his career while barnstorming as a Coach for the Brooklyn Dodgers the Babe played a few Semi-Pro Games in Terre Haute, IN among other places. The National Semi-Pro Baseball HOF is proud to have "The Babe" as a member of our Hall of Fame Class of 2019. **

Ray Schalk / Harvel, IL / Player ** 

Clay Schuler / Chicago, IL Oswego Cats / Player

C. Wayne Skidmore / Mt. Savage, MD Penn Mar WV League / Player 

Jason Squier / Chicago, IL Beecher Muskies / Player 

Wayne Williams / Chicago, IL CSBL / Umpire 

Tim Wilson / Chicago, IL  Oak Forest Shooters / Manager

Mike Yaros / South Bend, IN Studebakers, Indians / Player

** MLB 



Thursday, November 8
Class of 2018 Johnny Bench, Chipper Jones, John Kruk, Dennis Oil Can Boyd,Curt Flood

Wednesday, April 25
Hall of Fame Class of 2017 Led By Stan the Man Musial and Roger Clemens

Friday, November 4
Class of 2016 Led By Rod Carew, Harmon Killebrew, Larry Doby,Thurman Munson, Dave Parker,Nap Lajoie, Chuck Klein and Monte Irvin, Ara Parseghian

Members of the HOF Class of 2016 will be added as we get them documented. To nominate a Player, Coach, Administrator, ...

Wednesday, September 21
Class of 2015 Ty Cobb, Joe DiMaggio, Ozzie Smith, Mickey Mantle,Ernie Banks , Bob Feller, President Eisenhower, Tim Lincecum, Headlines Class of 2015

Friday, November 30
Class of 2014 National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame

2014 Hall of Fame Inductees  Click on the Link above to view all 2014 Inductees

Hank Aaron Pritchett, ...

Monday, December 5

Hall of Fame and Museum Apparel now available

Official Hall of Fame and Museum Gear found by clicking link

Golf Shirts w HOF and Museum Logo

Pull over 1/4 Zips w HOF and Museum Logo

HOF Hats 

 Click on the link below





Field of Honor
Future Semi-Pro Field of Honor
Monday, November 3
National Semi-Pro Hall of Fame and Museum Capital Campaign Announced

As we are finalizing plans for the National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum the need to start our "Capital Campaign" is a must.  as of now we are in negotiations to acquire land from the City of Evansville, IN and build the Hall of Fame and Museum from the ground up, Further details will be announced as we get closer.  Plans are for a 5,500 square foot building which will house a 3,000 square foot Hall of Fame & Museum, a 2,000 square foot Banquet / Meeting room, restrooms and Offices. Plans are to build the Hall of Fame and Museum in stages as money is raised.  The Semi-Pro Field of Honor will be constructed which each order of bricks and granites.  There will be weekly and monthly updates of construction phases. More details to come. Corporate Sponsorship and Field of Honor Brick and Granite Order Forms can be found by clicking on the link..  Any ?'s please call Tim Turpin at 812-430-2725  or email

Monday, November 3
Hall of Fame & Museum Design

The Architect Firm of Jack Kinkel and Sons of Evansville, IN has been hired to design the National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.  A rendering of the project will be forthcoming in the next few weeks.  Exhibits sizes will be in the area's of National (USBC, AABC, NABF, NBC, CABA) State, and Local Leagues Exhibits. Some Exhibits may be combined in a Regional Exhibit. We will be raising money coast to coast and border to border. Every State, City, County and Town will be asked to contribute to thier area's exhibit. Our Corporate Donors will be showcased at the Entrance of the HALL of Fame and Museum, in the Exhibits where they are head quartered and on the Field of Honor Backstop and Homerun Walls. Plans are to mix Corporate Sponsors with League and Team Black Marble Tiles in the Hall of Fame and Museum Exhibit Area's. For example a 10ft by 10ft Exhibit Space can hold 100 (12 by 12) Marble Tiles or a Combination of a few different sizes. More to come!

Tuesday, September 29
National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Logan's Promise Charities form partnership

The National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is pleased to announce our partnership with Logan's Promise Charites. Logan Brown a Reitz HS sophomore tragically lost his life to a drunk driver last march. Logan's Promise Charites have established a scholarship fund in his memory as well setting up many programs for designated drivers. A 20ft by 20ft Section of the HOF Fan Walk will be known as Logan's Square all bricks and granites purchased in Logan's Square will help fund the scholarship fund. Order forms are now online  at plans are to dedicate this section of the Fan Walk in June of 2016. Logan's father Charles Brown played on the Evansville Outlaws 1998 USBC World Series Championship team

Friday, February 13
Banquet / Meeting Room to be named after James H. Hoffman

It has been decided that part of the 13,000 square foot National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will be a 5,000 square foot Banquet / Meeting Room named in honor of long time Evansville, IN Outlaws Sponsor James H. Hoffman. Jim spent 8 years Sponsoring the Outlaws and the United States Baseball Congress Semi-Pro World Series. Along with his wife Sherry they traveled with the Outlaws watching their son Andy who is a member of the Class of 2012. Whatever needed to be done, Jim was always ready on game day ! Chasing down foul balls watching the gate occasionally doing some guest Public Address Announcing. Jim passed away from Colon Cancer at the age of 59. The Outlaws dedicated the 2002 season to Jim Winning the NABF Regional and finishing 3rd in the USBC World Series and ended the season as National Runner-Up at the NABF Major Division World Series in Louisville, KY. The Hoffman room will be available for the following. Team Dinners and Fundraisers, Wedding Receptions, Class Reunions, Business Meetings, Church Services, League Sign-Ups, and much more.

Monday, November 3
$2 million dollars is the Goal !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

We have assembled packages that have 8 National Corporate Donor Levels and 9 State and League, Team Levels to raise our goal of $2 million dollars. By having our goal at $2 Million we can assure that the Hall of Fame and Museum has the Capital it needs to build a first class building inside and out as well as having operating capital to sustain itself during the first 10 years of operation.

National Corporate Donors              State and League /Team

Grand Slam   - $ 25,000          36 by 24 Granite (FOH) $1,500

Homerun       - $ 20,000          24 by 24 Granite (FOH)  $1,000

Triple           - $ 12,500           16 by 16 Granite  (FOH)  $ 550

Double         - $ 10,000             or Exhibit Floor Tile      $ 550

Single           - $  7,500           12 by 12 Granite (FOH)    $350

Run Scored  - $ 5,000                  or Exhibit Floor Tile   $350

Walkoff Hit - $ 2,500             8 by 12 Granite (FOH)     $250

Helping Hand -$ 1,000             8 by 8 Granite (FOH)      $150

                                                4 by 8  Granite(FOH)      $ 125

                                                8 by 8 Bricks (FOH)        $ 100

                                                4 by 8 Bricks (FOH)        $ 50

Friday, September 12
New Semi-Pro Rankings website

The National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame is please to announce our new affiliation with the American Semi-Pro Baseball Rankings Organization.  Click on the Link below to check out their final 2014 National Rankings

HOF Ring
Rings will come in Silver
Thursday, September 20
Official Hall of Fame Rings

Get your Official National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame Ring. Click on the Link above or picture of Rings below to get your HOF Ring Order Form

Howie Minas
Wednesday, October 1
Great Lakes Area and Illinois Winningest Manager

Howie Minas amassed a lifetime record of 2,650 Wins against 503 losses. His Midlothian, IL White Sox took home the 1992 NBC World Series with a sounding 21 to 0 thrashing of the Jay Hawk League Champs that year. Howie also had 4 National Runner-up finishes in Wichita too. This is the 2nd most Wins on the All Time List.

Tuesday, January 14
Donations of items for the National Semi-Pro Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Please send all donations of Semi-Pro Baseball Memorbillia to:

Tim Turpin

4609 Saybrook Drive

Evansville, IN 47711

Tuesday, January 15
Former Semi-Pro National Champions

Click on Link to see Former AABC,NBC,NABF,USBC NSPBA (Wood) ASPBA (Metal) & CABA National Champions

Friday, October 23
Semi-Pro Leagues Past and Present

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