July 22, 2012
Barry Larkin becomes the 22nd shortstop to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Larkin played his entire 19 year major league career with the Cincinnati Reds, compiling a .295 average, 2,340 hits, 1,329 runs, 198 home runs, 960 runs batted in and stole 379 bases. He was named to 12 All-Star games and was the 1995 National League MVP. Larkin was also a member of the 1990 World Series championship team.
He received 86-percent of the vote from Hall of Fame voters.