Hall of Famer Bobby Doerr

The Loss Of Greatness

By Josh: Last year baseball was hit hard by the passing of multiple young and talented players. It hit baseball especially hard as each death seemed to come so close to the other deaths that baseball fans just weren’t able to fully process and go through the grieving process. The last week or two has…

‘Tis the Baseball Season

By: Kelly Byrnes Most year’s I spend the second half of March thinking about my predictions for the upcoming season, you know division winners, playoffs teams, award winners and so on. This year was a little different. The WBC was going on, which kept me glued to the TV. Almost every game was an instant…

Hot Stove Week in Review Jan 16-22

NEWS The BBWAA elected three new Hall of Famers. Jeff Bagwell (86.2), Tim Raines (86.0) and Ivan Rodriguez (76.0). The next closest were Trevor Hoffman 5 votes short (74.0), Vladimir Guerrero 15 votes short (71.7), Edgar Martinez (58.6), Roger Clemens (54.1), Barry Bonds (53.8), Mike Mussina (51.8), Curt Schilling (45.0), Lee Smith (34.2), Manny Ramirez…

Hall Of Fame Voting Results Recap

By Josh: All of the speculation is over and there are officially three new members to the baseball Hall of Fame. Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez and Tim Raines will now take their places with the legends of the game in Cooperstown. Let me begin by saying I completely agree with these three players getting into…

Winter Meetings Sunday and Monday Recap

NEWS The 16 member Today’s Game Era Committee voted in John Schuerholz (16 votes) and Allen Bud Selig (15 votes) into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Lou Piniella came up 5 votes shy of the 75% needed. All the other candidates on the ballot received 5 votes or fewer, Harold Baines, Albert Belle, Will Clark,…