Hall of Fame Case

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The Hall of Fame Case for Thurman Munson

Thurman Munson's career, though abbreviated by his tragic death, deserves to be honored with induction to the Baseball...

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The Hall of Fame Case for Bobby Abreu

In his first appearance on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot, Bobby Abreu received just 22 votes. Last...

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The Hall of Fame Case for Roger Maris

It's a blessing and a curse to have a signature accomplishment as an athlete or an artist. On...

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Lefty O’Doul deserves Baseball Hall of Fame nod

Of the ten names on the Early Days Era ballot for the Baseball Hall of Fame, Lefty O'Doul...

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The Hall of Fame Case for Tony Oliva

In the history of baseball, since they began tossing a ball to a plate and someone with a...

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The Hall of Fame Case for Dick Allen

Allen was a tremendous baseball player who had the misfortune of coming up through an organization that was...

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The Hall of Fame Case for Danny Murtaugh

Danny Murtaugh was a humble Irishman with a bad ticker who led the Pirates to two World Series...

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A Discussion about Bobby Grich and the Hall of Fame

Bobby Doerr wasn't elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame until he was an old man. Joe Gordon...

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A discussion about Harold Baines and the Hall of Fame

No one ever feared Harold Baines the way they feared Jim Rice with a bat in their hands....

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The Hall of Fame case for Cecil Travis

Cecil Travis spent nearly four years serving in World War II and came back with injured feet after...

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The Hall of Fame case for Deacon White

In a playing career spanning two decades in the 19th century, Deacon White was a fine hitter and...

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The Hall of Fame case for Tony Mullane

If nickname quality was the most important criteria for election to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Tony Mullane...

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The Hall of Fame Case for Bucky Walters

Bucky Walters This is the sixth in a ten-part series looking at the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Pre-Integration...

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The Hall of Fame case for Sam Breadon

This is the fifth in a ten-part series looking at the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Pre-Integration Era Ballot....

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The Hall of Fame case for shortstop Marty Marion

Marty Marion This is the fourth in a ten-part series looking at the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Pre-Integration...

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The Hall of Fame case for 19th century shortstop Bill Dahlen

This is the third in a ten-part series looking at the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Pre-Integration Era Ballot....

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The Hall of Fame case for umpire Hank O’Day

This is the second in a ten-part series looking at the Baseball Hall of Fame’s Pre-Integration Era Ballot....

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The Hall of Fame case for Wes Ferrell

This is the first in a ten-part series looking at the Baseball Hall of Fame's Pre-Integration Era Ballot....

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Johnson’s success strengthens Hall of Fame credentials

With his success with the Nationals in 2012, Davey Johnson has made it nearly impossible to keep him...