Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Frank Howard emphatically endorses Gil Hodges Hall of Fame candidacy

The legacy of Gil Hodges is strong with his teammates and those who he managed. Last weekend, Frank Howard appeared in New York as a guest at the JP Sports Long Island National Card Show at Hofstra University and spoke in support of Hodges' Hall of Fame considerations.

"[He was] the epitome of presence, class, charisma … he would walk into a room and the room would light up,” Howard said.

Click here to read more about Howard's thoughts on Hodges, as well as his own memories playing in the 1963 World Series as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers when they beat the New York Yankees.


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