On Monday January 12, it seems Jim Rice, retired former outfielder for the Boston Red Sox, received a Major League phone call – right in the middle of watching his favorite show – The Young and the Restless!

After fifteen years wait, Mr. Rice finally got the call letting him know that he will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame!

Soaps.com congratulates Jim Rice, Y&R fan, on this prestigious honor, and reminds him that if he missed Monday’s episode – he can read it in the Soaps.com Update section!

Soaps.com readers, please feel free to offer up your special brand of congratulations to Mr. Rice – a fellow Y&R viewer – below in the comments section!