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ESPN NY Hall of Fame

Our inaugural class:

Babe Ruth

Joe DiMaggio

Lou Gehrig

Mickey Mantle

Jackie Robinson

Babe is top vote-getter

The finalists | Photo gallery Photo Gallery

Looking ahead to 2012 »

Note: Active players are not eligible.

• Video: Panelists debate on Hall candidates Video

• Ian O'Connor: Where is Patrick Ewing?

• Andrew Marchand: Babe is king of NYC

• Johnette Howard: Make room for LT

• Wallace Matthews: Ballot of Willis and Joe Willie

• Rob Parker: Remember the Islanders

• Mechelle Voepel: Rise of women's hoops

Each team's fab five:

• Baseball: Yankees | Mets

• Football: Giants | Jets

• Basketball: Knicks | Nets | St. John's | Liberty

• Hockey: Rangers | Islanders | Devils

Meet The Panel

  The ESPN New York panelists step up to defend their picks:  Watch

Before you could vote for the inaugural ESPN New York Hall of Fame class,
somebody had to come up with a list of finalists.

That meant pondering all the sports luminaries in the history of New York City
and then trimming the list to ... 20. Twenty. Not an easy task.

Rising to the challenge were five brave veterans of the New York sports scene:

ESPN New York ...

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