baseball hall of fame

After 32 Years, Ron Santo Finally Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
Former Chicago Cubs third baseman Ron Santo has been elected posthumously to the Baseball Hall of Fame, garnering 93.8 percent of the vote from the Golden Era committee. In his 32nd year of eligibility, Santo has finally reached baseball’s highest honor. Santo has long been a fan favorite, and his death last year from complications due to bladder cancer and pneumonia might have earned him the ad
Sammy Sosa And Cooperstown
Rick Morrissey from the Chicago Sun Times has an excellent column on whether slugger Sammy Sosa should be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Sosa will be eligible in 2013, and if Morrissey had his say, the slugger would never make his acceptance speech.
Good news from Cooperstown
I'm happy the BBWAA voted Bert Blyleven and Roberto Alomar into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Both players deserved election and Blyleven has been waiting patiently while many of his less-deserving peers were getting inducted.