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Baseball Hall of Fame remains in the black

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 01 / 16 / 17

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., posted a net profit of $3.89 million in 2015, according to its recently filed federal tax return, extending a period of improved financials for the baseball shrine. The profit f...

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