What does it take to be overrated? Maybe one incredibly important and memorable hit? Maybe a ridiculous over-perception of the importance of particular skill? Someone who’s read the title to this post must be thinking of Joe Carter now. 1,055 more words
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The Vancouver Canadians have released their promotional schedule for the 2017 Northwest League season. Click on the image below for a bigger version.
Former major leaguers who will be visiting Nat Bailey Stadium for autograph appearances this summer include the Hall of Fame pitching duo of Chatham, Ontario’s… 158 more words
There are more than 10 worthy guys on next year’s Hall of Fame ballot. Mr. Thibs’ Hall of Fame tracker shows numerous voters who told the public which players they would have voted for if they had room on the ballot. 1,378 more words
Those who know me know that care about logic, about internal consistency, about voting for the Hall in a way you can justify. For example, if you wouldn’t vote for Walter Johnson because you didn’t like his last name, you can’t vote for Randy Johnson or Cliff Johnson or Alex Johnson either. 824 more words