The board of directors of the National Baseball Hall of Fame has announced that it has accepted Roberto Alomar’s resignation from the board.
– Britt Ghiroli (@Britt_Ghiroli) May 3, 2021
Board chair Jane Forbes Clark announced that the board had accepted Alomar’s resignation letter that was submitted on Saturday.
The move comes following Major League Baseball’s dismissal of Alomar as special advisor to Commissioner Rob Manfred on Friday after an investigation into a workplace sexual harassment complaint against Alomar, 53. Manfred has also placed the all-star 12 times on the league’s non-eligible list.
The Toronto Blue Jays, with whom Alomar spent five seasons and won two World Series in 1992 and 1993, also announced that they would sever ties with Alomar, remove his name from the Rogers Center level of excellence and remove a banner. commemorating his enthronement. in the Hall of Fame in 2011.
The Baseball Hall of Fame confirmed that Alomar would not be removed from the Hall of Fame, noting that his dedication reflected his eligibility and the prospect of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America at the time.