John Phelan

Inducted in 1989
Active civic leader for many years
Served as Commissioner for El Paso Little League in 1955
General Manager of the El Paso Texans in 1950
President of the El Paso Sports Association which revived professional baseball in 1962
Executive Vice President of EP Sports from 1962 to 1966
Helped get the El Paso Sun Kings admittance into the Texas League
El Paso Sun Kings won Texas League Championship their first year of play
Noted humanitarian and recognized sportscaster for Texas Western, the Sun Kings and many local sports
Described as a “friend to one and all” by fellow Hall of Famer Ray Sanchez