BR Bullpen:News Archive
From BR Bullpen
This is an archive of items that were featured on the Main Page as part of Current Events.
- January 29: The Cangrejeros de Santurce successfully defend their Puerto Rican League title.
- January 28: The Tigres de Aragua take their 10th Venezuelan League pennant. Alfredo Marte is finals MVP.
- January 26: The Venados de Mazatlán win the Mexican Pacific League title.
- January 25: The Leones del Escogido win their 16th Dominican League championship. Lew Ford is named finals MVP.
- January 22: Greg Frady is named to the German Baseball Hall of Fame.
- January 20: The California League Hall of Fame is formed and announces its initial class.
- January 18: Kennys Vargas wins the Puerto Rican League MVP for 2015-2016. Joe Jiménez is the Rookie of the Year and Adalberto Flores won Pitcher of the Year.
- January 18: Alex Cabrera wins his record third Venezuelan League MVP award. José Osuna wins Rookie of the Year. Raúl Rivero is named Pitcher of the Year.
- January 18: The 2016 Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame Election yields five new inductees: Kimiyasu Kudoh, Kihachi Enomoto, Masaaki Saito, Masatake Yamanaka and Takizo Matsumoto.
- January 11: Hall of Famer Monte Irvin dies at age 96.
- January 6: Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza are elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.