Tag Archives: MLB Hall of Fame

Yadier Molina is NOT a Hall Of Famer

Marcos Mendoza | May 31st, 2019

Yadier Molina is one of the games most respected players. Most casual fans would say that Yadi is a slam dunk first ballot HOFer. Do his offensive numbers decrease the chances of him getting into the Hall? Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – Kirby Puckett

John Lepore | April 4th, 2019

Every Thursday we will take a look back on the life and career of a player. You will get some background, an iconic moment, and plenty of stats. To begin the series we will look back on the Minnesota Twins’ stout centerfielder for 12 years, Kirby Puckett.

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HOF Case – Sammy Sosa

Joe Reeks | January 19, 2019

Sammy Sosa wasn’t just an all-time great right-handed slugger, he was an icon. People who didn’t watch the game or know anything about baseball knew who Sosa was. From his traditional pregame sprint out to right field, to his home run hop, and post home run dugout signals to his mother, he became a household name. But time is running out for Sosa and his chances to enter Baseball’s Hall of Fame. This marks his 7th time on the ballot and if he doesn’t see a huge increase in votes soon, he will most likely not be a Hall of Famer. 

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HOF Case – Lance Berkman

John Lepore | January 17th, 2019

The Major League Baseball Hall of Fame ballot is currently stacked with many deserving candidates. While the voters are limited to ten, there will be players falling off the ballot, unfortunately. Lance Berkman may be one of them after only a year.

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HOF Case – Scott Rolen

John Lepore | December 17th, 2018

Let me say this right off the top. Scott Rolen deserves to be in the Hall of Fame. What is even more of an affront is that he only received 10.2% of the vote last year. Sometimes I don’t understand what the voters are looking at, but I will attempt to help them out.

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HOF Case – Roy Halladay

Logan Whaley | December 10th, 2018

As Major League Baseball Hall of Fame voting is underway, Roy Halladay finds his name listed as eligible for the first time. Halladay will be voted on posthumously after tragically losing his life a little over a year ago in a single-engine airplane crash. How does Halladay stack up to the rest of the list? Continue reading