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Old 12-01-2017, 06:22 PM   #1
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Hall Of Fame Voting

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2018 Hall of Fame Ballot.
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Old 12-01-2017, 07:11 PM   #2
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Mussina, Chipper, Schilling, Vlad, Hoffman, Thome, Edgar Martinez would get my vote.
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Old 12-01-2017, 09:37 PM   #3
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https://baseballhall.org/modern-base...ra-ballot-2018
2018 MODERN BASEBALL ERA BALLOT.

Nine former big league players and one executive comprise the 10-name Modern Baseball Era ballot to be reviewed and voted upon Dec. 10 at the Baseball Winter Meetings.

Steve Garvey, Tommy John, Don Mattingly, Marvin Miller, Jack Morris, Dale Murphy, Dave Parker, Ted Simmons, Luis Tiant and Alan Trammell are the candidates the Modern Baseball Era Committee will consider for Hall of Fame election for the Class of 2018. All candidates are former players except for Miller, who was the head of the Major League Baseball Players Association from 1966-82. All candidates except for Miller are living.
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"People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring". Rogers Hornsby.
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"Kaline in my book is the greatest righthanded hitter in the league". Ted Williams.
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Old 12-02-2017, 07:30 AM   #4
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Yes (I can make a strong case for each)

C. Jones
M. Mussina
J. Thome
C. Schilling
G. Sheffield
V. Guerrero
L. Walker

Borderline: (Better players ahead of them not in)
J. Kent
E. Martinez
F. McGriff
T. Hoffman

Issues: (PED-issues)
B. Bonds
R. Clemens
M. Ramirez
S. Sosa
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Old 12-02-2017, 11:02 AM   #5
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Yes (I can make a strong case for each)

C. Jones
M. Mussina
J. Thome
C. Schilling
G. Sheffield
V. Guerrero
L. Walker

Borderline: (Better players ahead of them not in)
J. Kent
E. Martinez
F. McGriff
T. Hoffman

Issues: (PED-issues)
B. Bonds
R. Clemens
M. Ramirez
S. Sosa
We think alike. Larry Walker is a candidate I used to think deserved in but his splits on the road and particularly outside of Coors Field are damning to me.

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