Hot Stove Week in Review Jan 22-28

NEWS Alex Rodriguez will join ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball booth this season. The crew will consist of him, Matt Vasgersian and Jessica Mendoza. The BBWAA elected four new Hall of Famers. Chipper Jones (97.2), Vlad Guerrero (92.9), Jim Thome (89.8) and Trevor Hoffman (79.9). The next closest were Edgar Martinez (70.4), Mike Mussina (63.5), Roger…

A Hall of Fame Outrage

By: Mike Carter I know almost everyone who follows the game of baseball will likely have an opinion, strong or weak, about the Hall of Fame. Most of the time, we can agree on the shoo-ins, I believe. There’s little doubt to any serious fan that guys like Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Vladimir Guerrero…