Tag: Baseball Hall of Fame

David Wright - Mets HOF Candidate (Photo: thesevenline.com)
Posted in David Wright Mets 2020 Mets Commentary MLB History

Mets: An early check on David Wright as a candidate for the Hall Of Fame

Deservedly so, the Mets will bestow every honor they can think of on David Wright as the years go on. But will he be elected…

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Don Mattingly - HOF Worthy (Photo: Orange County Register)
Posted in Analysis Baseball Hall Of Fame Don Mattingly MLB Editorial

Mattingly, Baines and the HOF: Proving what we already know

Don Mattingly is not Mickey Mantle or Lou Gehrig – but he sure as hell isn’t Harold Baines, a recent electee to the Baseball Hall…

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Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera (Photo Credit: New York Post)
Posted in A Baseball Story Baseball Hall Of Fame Derek Jeter Mariano Rivera New York Yankees

Yankees: Sorry Derek, But This Honor Is Reserved Exclusively For Mo

With the announcement the Baseball Hall Of Fame had its first member selected unanimously, Number 2 came up as the next one. Not to be,…

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Mariano Rivera, Baseball mHOF, Class of 2019 Photo Cresit: Business Insider
Posted in A Baseball Story MLB Editorial New York Yankees

Mariano Rivera: Our Nation Turns Its Lonely Eyes To You

In a nation that can’t seem to agree on anything these days, wouldn’t it feel good if just 500 citizen/writers could see eye to eye…

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CC Sabathia, New York Yankees
Posted in CC Sabathia New York Yankees Yankees 2019

CC Sabathia: Here’s Hoping His Push For The Hall Doesn’t Come With A Price

 CC Sabathia is pitching his final season in a big league uniform. His body is barking loudly though, and we can only hope the push…

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Mariano Rivera, Hall of Fame 2019 Photo Credit: Fox 5 TV
Posted in HOF Eras Committee MLB New York Yankees

Mariano Rivera: Unanimous In Our Book, But There’s Always One Writer…

Fittingly, Mariano Rivera’s election to the Baseball Hall of Fame (HOF) is a foregone conclusion. The only mystery is if he will become the first…

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