Chipper Jones, Vladimir Guerrero, Jim Thome and Trevor Hoffman are headed to Cooperstown as the headliners of the Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2018.
Jones and Thome were both first-ballot selections, while this was Guerrero's second year on the ballot and Hoffman's third.
They will be inducted on July 29. Jack Morris and Alan Trammell have also been elected from the Modern Era ballot.
Hall of Fame coverage
• Schoenfield: Hall of Fame voting winners and losers
• Crasnick: Ten things that make Chipper Jones special, from those who know him best
• Schoenfield: Why does everybody love Vlad Guerrero so much?
• ESPN's 2018 Hall of Fame ballot
• Q&A: George Mitchell on the legacy of the Mitchell Report, PEDs and the Hall
• Doolittle: Hoffman, Wagner exemplify Cooperstown closer conundrum
• Schoenfield: How much should Hall of Fame voters care about defense?
• Miller: What voting -- or not voting -- for Bonds and Clemens says about you
• Schoenfield: How Jack Morris complicates future of Hall of Fame pitcher selections
• Doolittle: How many Hall of Famers is every candidate on this year's ballot better than?
• Crasnick: Inside a Hall of Fame voter's toughest ballot decision
• Jack Morris and Alan Trammell elected by Modern Era committee
• Schoenfield: Electing two Tigers cause for celebration -- and re-evaluation
• Olney: How worthy Hall of Fame candidates become collateral damage
• Szymborski (Insider): Current stars making cases for Cooperstown
2017 Hall of Fame coverage
• Complete coverage of the 2017 Hall of Fame enshrinement
• Doolittle: Class of 2017 can open Hall of Fame to excluded stars
• Doolittle: Montreal's lingering passion for baseball dominated Cooperstown