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Modern Era Ballot: Everyday Players

Part two of my look at the latest Veteran’s Committee effort. This time the Everyday Players.

Let me begin by reminding you which everyday players are on the list: Steve Garvey, Don Mattingly, Dale Murphy, Dave Parker, Ted Simmons, Alan Trammell. 473 more words

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Hall of Fame Analysis: 2018 Modern Baseball Era

Last week, the National Baseball Hall of Fame released the latest list of candidates who would be reviewed by the Hall’s era committees. A year ago, the Today’s Game Committee met to consider the cases of candidates who made their greatest contributions since 1988, and inducted Bud Selig and John Schuerholz. 2,594 more words

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Modern Era Ballot Released

The latest iteration of the Veteran’s Committee for the Hall of Fame just released the ballot for the “Modern Era” Committee (that’s the most recent retirees). 58 more words

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The Modern Baseball Ballot, A Miller and Eric Conversation

Miller: Okay, so we’re off to the races in our 2018 Hall of Fame coverage with the Modern Era ballot that includes Steve Garvey, Tommy John, Don Mattingly, Marvin Miller, Jack Morris, Dale Murphy, Dave Parker, Ted Simmons, Luis Tiant, and Alan Trammel. 2,071 more words

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It only takes one..

Sometimes getting one card you need in a trade is worth it. It could be your favourite player, It could be the one card you need for the set to be completed or started. 75 more words

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Braves begin new ballpark chapter at SunTrust Park with 5-2 win (April 14, 2017)

It was a great day in Atlanta Braves history. Once again, a new stadium.

Chipper Jones sat in the Atlanta Braves dugout Friday afternoon, a few hours ahead of the Braves’ first regular-season home game at their new stadium, SunTrust Park, the future Hall of Famer fielded a question about what fans might be saying as they entered the ballpark for the first time. 134 more words

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