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Martinez, who joined Juan Marichal as the second native Dominican in the Hall, summoned the Dominican Dandy from behind him on the stage and unfurled a Dominican flag to bring his speech to a rousing conclusion. It was pure Pedro — forever the showman. While Biggio, Johnson and Smoltz all opted for dark suits, Martinez …

The Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame officially set forth its third year of operations with the announcement of finalists for the third annual La Musa Awards 2015. The eventual winners will be inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Oct. 15 at the Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami Beach. A …

NEW YORK — Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame on Tuesday, the first time since 1955 writers selected four players in one year. Johnson, Martinez and Smoltz earned induction on their first tries, and Biggio made it on the third attempt after falling two votes …

Puerto Rico will build a Puerto Rican Music Hall of Fame Museum to honor the island’s outstanding composers, singers and musicians, under a law signed Monday by Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla. Recognition is to be given to musical pieces dedicated to love and the island and its landscapes, including songs such as “En mi Viejo …

Gloria Estefan, Ruben Blades and Ricardo Arjona are among the 24 singer/songwriters and composers nominated to the 2013 Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame and its La Musa Awards. Nominees were announced at a press conference in Miami yesterday, with LSHOF founders Desmond Child and Rudy Perez in attendance. The two songwriters/producers founded the organization and …