Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Craig Biggio has been elected to the Board of Directors for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. He was appointed with Tom Glavine and Ken Griffey Jr.
“We are thrilled to welcome Craig Biggio, Tom Glavine and Ken Griffey Jr. to the Board of Directors of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum,” Hall of Fame Chairwoman Jane Forbes Clark said. “As players, Craig, Tom and Ken were each known for their passion for the game and their leadership. Since being elected as Members of the Hall of Fame, they have all demonstrated their continuing commitment to baseball and to this institution. Their vision will help guide the Museum toward the future while it remains focused on its mission to preserve history, honor excellence and connect generations.”
Biggio was elected to the Hall of Fame in 2015 following a 20-year career spent entirely with the Astros. A seven-time All-Star and member of the 3,000-hit club, Biggio excelled as a catcher, second baseman and outfielder while earning four Gold Glove Awards.