Jackie Finney - Player
Inducted in 2018
Jackie was a standout left-handed pitcher for the Virginia Shores of the Eastern Shore Baseball League in the 1980's and early 1990's. Jackie led the Shores, managed by Hall-of-Famer Dave Tyler, to a league championship in 1996 with a record of 6-3 and a 1.96 ERA. He was ESBL all-star and pitched one perfect game. Jackie is best known for pitching BOTH games of several doubleheaders. He was a hard-nosed, hard-working player who did not know the meaning of giving up at any time. Jackie was nominated by Hall-of-Famer Kirkland Hall, who is one of the best evaluators of baseball talent on the Eastern Shore.