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11 News Houston
Hall of Fame countdown: Roger Clemens, dominant on the mound, defiant in defending legacylegacy added an unexpected chapter. The case against: While not as detailed as
11 News Houston / Posted 15 hours ago
legacy added an unexpected chapter. The case against: While not as detailed as the grand jury testimony that links slugger Barry Bonds to performance-enhancing drugs, McNamee's repeated assertions that he injected Clemens with steroids and human... Read more
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New York Daily News
Early returns indicate Cooperstown may get five new membersare revealed on Wednesday. Clearly, many still will focus on those who do not
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
are revealed on Wednesday. Clearly, many still will focus on those who do not get in again, such as Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds. But five players – first-time shoo-ins Chipper Jones and Jim Thome, another who inexplicably didn’t make it last... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Negro League history comes alive at Dee-Mack schoolabusing alcohol or drugs, and also he gave examples of how doing wrong things h
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
abusing alcohol or drugs, and also he gave examples of how doing wrong things has ruined baseball careers, specifically Barry Bonds and Pete Rose. "They're not in the Hall of Fame. That's the price they've paid," he said. Back to the diamond,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hall of Fame ballot's an annual conundrum for electorsthe average age of the voter while also decreasing the total number of votes, i
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the average age of the voter while also decreasing the total number of votes, improving the chances of PED-tainted stars Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens, who were shoo-ins otherwise. A record 581 votes were cast in 2011, but last year the number... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2018 MLB Hall of Fame ballot from Mark Gonzales and Paul Sullivanand at MLB.com. To be elected to the Hall, a player must be named on 75 percent
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
and at MLB.com. To be elected to the Hall, a player must be named on 75 percent of the ballots. Players on the ballot: Barry Bonds, Chris Carpenter, Roger Clemens, Johnny Damon, Vladimir Guerrero, Livan Hernandez, Trevor Hoffman, Orlando... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Friday monster mailbag on singing actors and music in movies, Best snow scenes ever, Hall of fame ballots, Andruw Jones and moreto be a huge class. Two other takeaways before the announcement next week of t
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
to be a huge class. Two other takeaways before the announcement next week of the next Cooperstown class: The numbers for Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens continue to grow. Last year Bonds was on 53.8 percent of the ballots last year and Clemens was... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Volain’s View: McCutchen acquisition could look hugepitcher Justin De Fratus in July, 2014. The Giants acquired McCutchen via trade
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
pitcher Justin De Fratus in July, 2014. The Giants acquired McCutchen via trade on Monday. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) Barry Bonds is not walking through that door. OK, Bonds may be walking through a San Francisco Giants-related door, but it... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Why I broke my own Baseball Hall of Fame voting ruleand has been badly overlooked by many, including myself. The rest of my ballot
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
and has been badly overlooked by many, including myself. The rest of my ballot included holdovers from previous years – Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman, Mike Mussina and Larry Walker – along with two newcomers... Read more
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SportingNews
Andrew McCutchen's legacy as all-time Pirates great is rock solidaverage, 21 homers, 27 stolen bases and a .911 OPS, helping the Pirates to 94 w
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
average, 21 homers, 27 stolen bases and a .911 OPS, helping the Pirates to 94 wins and their first playoff berth since the Barry Bonds era. In 2014, McCutchen finished third in the NL MVP and the Pirates again claimed a wild-card spot. In 2015,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rob Rossi: It’s up to fans to force Pirates to change shameful waysthe Pirates on Opening Day. McCutchen, the former face of the franchise (not to
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
the Pirates on Opening Day. McCutchen, the former face of the franchise (not to mention the franchise's best player since Barry Bonds), won't be batting for the Pirates on Opening Day. If Josh Harrison isn't a former Pirates All-Star by Opening... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
It's clear now: The fans forgive Maria Sharapovaget a ceremony in Cooperstown after admitting in 2010 that he had taken steroid
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
get a ceremony in Cooperstown after admitting in 2010 that he had taken steroids for more than a decade. Players such as Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa have had their reputations permanently corroded for suspicion of using PEDs. Just... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kevin Gorman: Trading Cutch a bad move for Bucscoming but still weren't ready for the slap in the face. Nor did it help that P
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
coming but still weren't ready for the slap in the face. Nor did it help that Pirates sent McCutchen to the same team that Barry Bonds left them for 25 years ago. Worse yet, Nutting said that "in a perfect world," he would have loved to keep... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
ANDREW MCCUTCHEN: Face of the Pirates franchise no morebats for the auction at my annual charity golf tournament. In 2013, when McCut
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 days ago
bats for the auction at my annual charity golf tournament. In 2013, when McCutchen became the first Pirates player since Barry Bonds in 1992 to win the National League Most Valuable Player award, I talked to him one-on-one about what it meant to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Andrew McCutchen Reportedly Traded to Giants After 9 Years with Piratesto trade him was now if the franchise was ever going to let him go. This isn't
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
to trade him was now if the franchise was ever going to let him go. This isn't remotely the same as when Pittsburgh let Barry Bonds walk following the 1992 season, which is the last time the Pirates lost a hitter as historically good as... Read more
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SportingNews
Cubs owner will not welcome Sammy Sosa back until he comes clean on PED usein 2003. He is not the only outfielder from that era to break the 500-home-run
SportingNews / Posted 9 days ago
in 2003. He is not the only outfielder from that era to break the 500-home-run mark and not be elected into the Hall. Barry Bonds, Mark McGwire, Rafael Palmeiro and Manny Ramirez have all be passed over for election due to the fact they were... Read more
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New York Daily News
Hey, Yankees! Don't Yu dare give Darvish such a lengthy dealCooperstown. Ron Darling on MLB Network explaining the ballot he'd submit if h
New York Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Cooperstown. Ron Darling on MLB Network explaining the ballot he'd submit if he were a voter, and why he didn't include Barry Bonds or Roger Clemens: "I think about some of the younger voters today," Darling said. "They're trying to whitewash... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Padres Extend Wil Myerspretty close for normal players (like Myers). I’d venture to bet that it’s a re
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 13 days ago
pretty close for normal players (like Myers). I’d venture to bet that it’s a real thing when you have a player like prime Barry Bonds behind you OPS’ing 1.300+ over the course of a season… But Myers is definitely not that type of hitter that... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Local brews add cheer to holiday season Warren’s Modern Methods Brewingcinnamon Danish. Controversial for sure … but that might be intentional as it’s
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 14 days ago
cinnamon Danish. Controversial for sure … but that might be intentional as it’s named after former Pittsburgh Pirate #24 Barry Bonds. This Brown Ale has hints of vanilla and obtains sweetness from the use of Belgian candy sugar. It’s served with... Read more
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New York Daily News
Evaluating which splash move would be best for MetsHoffman is the only other player above the cutoff line at the moment, at 78%, w
New York Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Hoffman is the only other player above the cutoff line at the moment, at 78%, while Mike Mussina is next-closest at 74%. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens are tracking at 69%. I’ll reveal my ballot as we get closer to the official announcement on... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Projections say Peoria's Jim Thome in fast lane for Hall of Fame electionHoffman is in the running, and Edgar Martinez has a 20 percent chance. The rest
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 19 days ago
Hoffman is in the running, and Edgar Martinez has a 20 percent chance. The rest of the ballot — including Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds — will not get the call this year. Another who will fall short is first-year candidate Omar Vizquel. At the time... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sunday Gravy: Jimmy Garoppolo everything the 49ers could have hoped forBoth are legitimate positions. Hoffman, like Edgar Martinez, dominated for a lo
The Middletown Press / Posted 22 days ago
Both are legitimate positions. Hoffman, like Edgar Martinez, dominated for a long time. ** As you’ve surely noticed, Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Manny Ramirez are not on my fake ballot. Those who cheated with steroids aren’t deserving of... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sunday Gravy: Jimmy Garoppolo everything the 49ers could have hoped forBoth are legitimate positions. Hoffman, like Edgar Martinez, dominated for a lo
The Register Citizen / Posted 22 days ago
Both are legitimate positions. Hoffman, like Edgar Martinez, dominated for a long time. ** As you’ve surely noticed, Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Manny Ramirez are not on my fake ballot. Those who cheated with steroids aren’t deserving of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Stupid Baseball Hall of Fame rule makes for high voting ten-sionfeels like — sad, but true. The first nine picks on my ballot were relatively
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
feels like — sad, but true. The first nine picks on my ballot were relatively easy, with seven holdovers from last year. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens were the two easiest. They are far and away the best player and best pitcher on the ballot. I... Read more
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New York Daily News
Daily News’ Soothsayer is back to build up hopes and smash dreamsHall of Fame this month, the first five-member class elected by the BBWAA since
New York Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
Hall of Fame this month, the first five-member class elected by the BBWAA since the inaugural Babe Ruth-led group of 1936. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens nudge ever closer, however, maybe even garnering more than 60 of the necessary 75 percent in... Read more
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SportingNews
Giants legend Willie McCovey says it's a 'sin' Barry Bonds is not in the hall of fameLegendary Giants slugger Willie McCovey is adamant that Barry Bonds belongs in
SportingNews / Posted 23 days ago
Legendary Giants slugger Willie McCovey is adamant that Barry Bonds belongs in the Baseball Hall of Fame, and he's mad about Joe Morgan's recent letter imploring HOF voters to reject any players linked to baseball's infamous steroid era. McCovey... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Willie McCovey Says Joe Morgan's Letter to HOF Voters Was Shot at Barry Bondsof Famer Willie McCovey believes a letter sent out by Joe Morgan to Hall of Fam
Bleacher Report / Posted 24 days ago
of Famer Willie McCovey believes a letter sent out by Joe Morgan to Hall of Fame voters last month was specifically about Barry Bonds. "That letter Morgan wrote sure is not going to help Barry," McCovey said. "But I’m glad to hear a lot of the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Baseball Hall of Fame: Dave Albee’s picks for Cooperstownout-of-left-field email the second baseman pleaded that known or suspected ster
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 24 days ago
out-of-left-field email the second baseman pleaded that known or suspected steroid users should never be enshrined, i.e. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens. Wink. Wink. I had two questions: 1) How did Morgan get MY email address? 2) Why is he... Read more
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SportingNews
Baseball Hall of Fame 2018: SN's Ryan Fagan explains his ballotto 30 percent. So here are the 10 players I’m voting for this year (in no part
SportingNews / Posted 24 days ago
to 30 percent. So here are the 10 players I’m voting for this year (in no particular order): Chipper Jones, Jim Thome, Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Vladimir Guerrero, Larry Walker, Scott Rolen and Johan... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hall of Fame ballots should always go publicHall of Fame. I didn’t have to tell you that. It was my choice. My ballot in
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Hall of Fame. I didn’t have to tell you that. It was my choice. My ballot includes filled-in squares for 10 players: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman, Chipper Jones, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Curt Schilling,... Read more
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Philly.com
Another fabulous Philly year of sports correctionsRose’s plaque for the game’s all-time hits leader, the description would be an
Philly.com / Posted 25 days ago
Rose’s plaque for the game’s all-time hits leader, the description would be an accurate account of the good and the bad. Barry Bonds? Same thing, with every bit of Balco testimony available for the listening. The Hall of Fame would form a... Read more
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SportingNews
Shohei Ohtani should be a two-way MLB highlight reel in 2018competition. How can you not root for a guy like that? "I have never seen a p
SportingNews / Posted 25 days ago
competition. How can you not root for a guy like that? "I have never seen a player who hit harder than Ohtani except Barry Bonds" Katsunori Kojima, who worked for Giants and Mets as a translator and a video coach in 2002 and 2003, told... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Small-guy Altuve has huge yeartrack and field 1997 Tiger Woods, golf 1998 Mark McGwire, baseball 1999 Tige
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
track and field 1997 Tiger Woods, golf 1998 Mark McGwire, baseball 1999 Tiger Woods, golf 2000 Tiger Woods, golf 2001 Barry Bonds, baseball 2002 Lance Armstrong, cycling 2003 Lance Armstrong, cycling 2004 Lance Armstrong, cycling 2005... Read more
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TribLIVE
James Harrison not the first Pittsburgh athlete to anger fans by bolting for another teamthe city — sometimes upsetting the fan base — to find possible success and rich
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
the city — sometimes upsetting the fan base — to find possible success and riches in other cities. • Pirates left fielder Barry Bonds: Left the Pirates, one of the best teams in baseball at the time, after winning two MVP awards. He signed as a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Why Omar Vizquel is a first-ballot Hall of Famer2,877 hits, Vizquel's career total, are in the Hall. The other three are Pete R
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
2,877 hits, Vizquel's career total, are in the Hall. The other three are Pete Rose (who has not appeared on a ballot), Barry Bonds and Rafael Palmeiro (scarlet steroid letter). Bonds also is the only player to match or surpass Vizquel in hits... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Volain’s View: Baseball Hall of Fame talk with Dave Albeeperformance enhancing drugs, or PEDs. That means no Roger Clemens, no Mark McGw
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 28 days ago
performance enhancing drugs, or PEDs. That means no Roger Clemens, no Mark McGwire (already lapsed off the ballot), and no Barry Bonds. “I don’t like what happened with the Joe Morgan email. It didn’t surprise me because those who are in (the Hall... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
My Baseball Hall of Fame ballot for Class of 2018players. Oh, and he�s 23rd all-time in slugging percentage and 24th in runs cre
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
players. Oh, and he�s 23rd all-time in slugging percentage and 24th in runs created. A great truly power hitter. 3. Barry Bonds - Simply put, Bonds was the best hitter I have ever seen. He was a solid plus fielder and base runner throughout... Read more
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The Oakland Press
My Baseball Hall of Fame ballot for Class of 2018players. Oh, and he’s 23rd all-time in slugging percentage and 24th in runs cre
The Oakland Press / Posted 30 days ago
players. Oh, and he’s 23rd all-time in slugging percentage and 24th in runs created. A great truly power hitter. 3. Barry Bonds - Simply put, Bonds was the best hitter I have ever seen. He was a solid plus fielder and base runner throughout... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Screwballs populate early baseball teamand Wreck of a National League Champion. Modern baseball fans have admired and
Sarnia Observer / Posted a month ago
and Wreck of a National League Champion. Modern baseball fans have admired and reviled larger-than-life personalities like Barry Bonds, Alex Rodgriguez and George Steinbrenner. But in the free-wheeling world of early baseball, the guys who played... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Screwballs populate early baseball teamand Wreck of a National League Champion. Modern baseball fans have admired and
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted a month ago
and Wreck of a National League Champion. Modern baseball fans have admired and reviled larger-than-life personalities like Barry Bonds, Alex Rodgriguez and George Steinbrenner. But in the free-wheeling world of early baseball, the guys who played... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Screwballs populate early baseball teamand Wreck of a National League Champion. Modern baseball fans have admired and
Chatham Daily News / Posted a month ago
and Wreck of a National League Champion. Modern baseball fans have admired and reviled larger-than-life personalities like Barry Bonds, Alex Rodgriguez and George Steinbrenner. But in the free-wheeling world of early baseball, the guys who played... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Six takeaways from early public Baseball Hall of Fame ballotsAnd four more are within six percentage points or less of earning the 75% of ba
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 1 months ago
And four more are within six percentage points or less of earning the 75% of ballots required: Roger Clemens, Mike Mussina, Barry Bonds, and Curt Schilling. Now, as Thibodeaux points out, ballots tend to get smaller as he continues to collect, and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Bowl contest at the first poll, Early signing early reflections, Hall ballots, Rushmore of worst Christmas presentsover the 75-percent mark of the 80 votes that are known. Also of note, more th
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
over the 75-percent mark of the 80 votes that are known. Also of note, more than 70 percent of those 80 ballots included Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens. Granted, the guys who refuse to disclose their ballots are way more likely to a) not vote for... Read more

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