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Los Angeles Times
Will Vladimir Guerrero be the first Angel in Cooperstown?Outfielder Vladimir Guerrero is expected to be elected to the Hall of Fame on W
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Outfielder Vladimir Guerrero is expected to be elected to the Hall of Fame on Wednesday, joining third baseman Chipper Jones and slugger Jim Thome in the class of 2018. Closer Trevor Hoffman and designated hitter Edgar Martinez are on the bubble for... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameATLANTA — When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on th
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
ATLANTA — When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own room in Cooperstown," Jones quipped,... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
2018 MLB Hall of Fame Countdown: Chipper Jonessame until Wednesday. Those seven being Ken Griffey Jr., Tom Seaver, Nolan Ryan
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 18 hours ago
same until Wednesday. Those seven being Ken Griffey Jr., Tom Seaver, Nolan Ryan, Cal Ripken, George Brett, and Ty Cobb. Chipper Jones’ 1st and last (468) home run of career. pic.twitter.com/TFpI8xKjUi Jose De Jesus Ortiz, a writer from the St.... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
2018 Baseball Hall of Fame Countdown: Jim ThomeJim Thome enters his first year on the ballot with a chance to join Cooperstown
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 19 hours ago
Jim Thome enters his first year on the ballot with a chance to join Cooperstown. He may not have the reputation of Chipper Jones and others, however, he has a career full of impressive accolades. A statue of Thome sits outside Progressive... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameBy PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stoc
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 20 hours ago
By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 20 hours ago
ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own room in Cooperstown," Jones... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameBy PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stoc
WSMV Nashville / Posted 20 hours ago
By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameIn this May 3, 2008, file photo, Atlanta Braves’ Chipper Jones drives in a run
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
In this May 3, 2008, file photo, Atlanta Braves’ Chipper Jones drives in a run with a double in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, in Atlanta. When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he’s on the cusp... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 hours ago
ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own room in Cooperstown," Jones... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameBy PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stoc
KTVN Reno / Posted 20 hours ago
By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 hours ago
ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own room in Cooperstown," Jones... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 hours ago
ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own room in Cooperstown," Jones... Read more
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Island Packet
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameWhen Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of
Island Packet / Posted 20 hours ago
When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own room in Cooperstown," Jones quipped, flashing that... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameBy PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stoc
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 21 hours ago
By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameBy PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stoc
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 hours ago
By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Chipper Jones set to join familiar names in Hall of FameBy PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stoc
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 21 hours ago
By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - When Chipper Jones took stock of all of the familiar names he's on the cusp of rejoining, he wondered if it might be time to expand the Baseball Hall of Fame. "We need to see if we can erect our own... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dodgers Dugout: Why isn't Gil Hodges in the Hall of Fame?Hall of Fame will announce the results of the voting for the 2018 class. Leadin
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 hours ago
Hall of Fame will announce the results of the voting for the 2018 class. Leading candidates include Vladimir Guerrero, Chipper Jones, Trevor Hoffman and Jim Thome. Last month, the Modern Era committee, comprised of 16 people who considered 10... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman: 'I want to be the best'baseball hall-of-fame voters who, when they filed their ballots this December,
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
baseball hall-of-fame voters who, when they filed their ballots this December, did not place a check mark next to the names Chipper Jones and Vladimir Guerrero, two slam-dunk cases. As humans, we’ll never fully agree on anything. There’s just too... Read more
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The Star
Childhood friends resurrect Fletcher baseball bat companyYoung’s father Chris in Brevard. The company enjoyed a 12-year-run supplying b
The Star / Posted yesterday
Young’s father Chris in Brevard. The company enjoyed a 12-year-run supplying bats to Major League Baseball — players like Chipper Jones, Javier Lopez, and Andruw Jones all swung a Young bat at some point during their careers before the elder Young... Read more
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New York Daily News
Early returns indicate Cooperstown may get five new memberswill focus on those who do not get in again, such as Roger Clemens and Barry Bo
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
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 year (Vladimir Guerrero), as well as holdover... Read more
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ajc.com
A tribute to Braves great Chipper JonesThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution Braves great Chipper Jones will be voted into
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Braves great Chipper Jones will be voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame Wednesday. It will be a slam dunk. Well, a home run at least. It’s just a matter of how many votes the switch-hitting third baseman receives.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
From small town in Volusia, Chipper Jones constructs Hall of Fame-worthy careerguy, and as Chipper started to get better at it, it started to register that, ‘
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
guy, and as Chipper started to get better at it, it started to register that, ‘Hey, we may have another one like that.’’’ Chipper Jones, 45, was two years old when Mantle was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974. Now the native... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2018 MLB Hall of Fame ballot from Mark Gonzales and Paul SullivanDamon, Vladimir Guerrero, Livan Hernandez, Trevor Hoffman, Orlando Hudson, Aubr
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Damon, Vladimir Guerrero, Livan Hernandez, Trevor Hoffman, Orlando Hudson, Aubrey Huff, Jason Isringhausen, Andruw Jones, Chipper Jones, Jeff Kent, Carlos Lee, Brad Lidge, Edgar Martinez, Hideki Matsui, Fred McGriff, Kevin Millwood, Jamie Moyer,... Read more
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ajc.com
How to watch baseball’s Hall of Fame announcementannounced at 6 p.m. on the MLB Network. Conference calls with any electees with
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
announced at 6 p.m. on the MLB Network. Conference calls with any electees with begin at 6:45. > Who:Former Braves stars Chipper Jones and Andruw Jones are among 19 players on the ballot for the first time. Fourteen players are returning to the... 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 morewho appear on 75 percent of the roughly 424 ballots cast — from the voters. Of
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
who appear on 75 percent of the roughly 424 ballots cast — from the voters. Of the 195 ballots that Ryan has uncovered, Chipper Jones is on 192 of them (98.5 precent). Vlad Guerrero is on 185 (94.9) and Jim Thome is on 182 (93.3). Those guys... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Francisco homers as Braves beat Marlins 7-1As a backup to Chipper Jones, Juan Francisco patiently waits for his chance. F
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
As a backup to Chipper Jones, Juan Francisco patiently waits for his chance. Francisco took advantage of an opportunity when Jones got Wednesday afternoon off. Francisco homered and drove in three runs, helping the Atlanta Braves beat Miami 7-1... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Baseball sets an exampleapplied elsewhere. "I'm now thinking I should have taken a more strategic appr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
applied elsewhere. "I'm now thinking I should have taken a more strategic approach and withheld a vote for a lock such as Chipper Jones to ensure Andruw remained on the ballot," complained Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal recently. Out here in the real... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Why I broke my own Baseball Hall of Fame voting rule– Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman, Mike Mussina a
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
– Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman, Mike Mussina and Larry Walker – along with two newcomers Chipper Jones and Jim Thome. These were decisions I agonized over and discussed with several people in the game, ultimately... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Friday mailbag with SEC over-under win totals, NBA nicknames and other Rushmores, NFL Hall of Fame and best title gamesis tough for me because I truly believe Williams to be the best pure hitter in
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
is tough for me because I truly believe Williams to be the best pure hitter in baseball history. So there's that. 10 — Chipper Jones. OK, maybe I am feeling the Hall of Fame surge, and yes, Tarkenton and Clyde Frazier were right there, but... Read more
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New York Daily News
Evaluating which splash move would be best for MetsHINTS The early Hall of Fame voting, as tracked by Ryan Thibodaux on Twitter (
New York Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
HINTS The early Hall of Fame voting, as tracked by Ryan Thibodaux on Twitter (@NotMrTibbs), makes it clear that Chipper Jones and Jim Thome will sail in on their first ballot, as they should, and Vladimir Guerrero looks like a safe bet... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Projections say Peoria's Jim Thome in fast lane for Hall of Fame election24 on MLB Network.) Based on Thibodaux's multilayered calculations/projections
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 19 days ago
24 on MLB Network.) Based on Thibodaux's multilayered calculations/projections, three candidates basically are locks: Chipper Jones Jim Thome Vladimir Guerrero Trevor Hoffman is in the running, and Edgar Martinez has a 20 percent chance.... Read more
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SportingNews
Please don't let Andruw Jones fall off the Hall of Fame ballotplenty valid critique, but I have another theory. I think it stems from being
SportingNews / Posted 20 days ago
plenty valid critique, but I have another theory. I think it stems from being overshadowed in the lineup for 12 seasons by Chipper Jones, who will sail easily into Cooperstown when the votes are announced in a few weeks, and overshadowed in general... Read more
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ajc.com
Chipper Jones remains near Hall of Fame lock as more ballots are revealedJeff Schultz/Jeff Schultz blogChipper Jones tasted a lot of success during his
ajc.com / Posted 20 days ago
Jeff Schultz/Jeff Schultz blogChipper Jones tasted a lot of success during his playing career with the Braves. (Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com) Chipper Jones is on his way to becoming a first-ballot Hall of Famer. With 156 ballots in and roughly... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sunday Gravy: Jimmy Garoppolo everything the 49ers could have hoped for449 home runs and a .318 career average. He was an excellent base-runner and ow
The Middletown Press / Posted 22 days ago
449 home runs and a .318 career average. He was an excellent base-runner and owned a howitzer of a throwing arm. — Chipper Jones: In addition to his great name and credentials, won the MVP at age 27 and a batting title at 36. — Jim Thome:... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sunday Gravy: Jimmy Garoppolo everything the 49ers could have hoped for449 home runs and a .318 career average. He was an excellent base-runner and ow
The Register Citizen / Posted 22 days ago
449 home runs and a .318 career average. He was an excellent base-runner and owned a howitzer of a throwing arm. — Chipper Jones: In addition to his great name and credentials, won the MVP at age 27 and a batting title at 36. — Jim Thome:... Read more
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Boston Herald
Stupid Baseball Hall of Fame rule makes for high voting ten-sionhoping the case for Walker grows and that Guerrero gets in and clears one more
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
hoping the case for Walker grows and that Guerrero gets in and clears one more spot on next year’s ballot. First-timer Chipper Jones has a slam-dunk case for a Hall of Fame that’s been rather miserly with making room for third basemen. So,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Baseball Hall of Fame: Dave Albee’s picks for Cooperstownfor up to 10 players. I voted for eight — the most I have ever voted for on one
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 24 days ago
for up to 10 players. I voted for eight — the most I have ever voted for on one Baseball Hall of Fame ballot in 20 years: Chipper Jones: One of only nine players in history with at least a .300 batting average, .400 on base percentage, a .500... Read more
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SportingNews
Baseball Hall of Fame 2018: SN's Ryan Fagan explains his ballotManny to get from 29 percent to 30 percent. So here are the 10 players I’m vot
SportingNews / Posted 24 days ago
Manny to get from 29 percent 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... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hall of Fame ballots should always go publicballot includes filled-in squares for 10 players: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, V
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
ballot includes filled-in squares for 10 players: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman, Chipper Jones, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Curt Schilling, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel. I didn’t have to tell you that,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
My Baseball Hall of Fame ballot for Class of 2018on my ballot the only year he was eligible. This is my ballot for this year�s
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted a month ago
on my ballot the only year he was eligible. This is my ballot for this year�s class. I used all 10 available spots. 1. Chipper Jones - Jones is arguably one of the Top 25 offensive players in MLB history, and near the very top of the list of... Read more
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The Oakland Press
My Baseball Hall of Fame ballot for Class of 2018on my ballot the only year he was eligible. This is my ballot for this year’s
The Oakland Press / Posted a month ago
on my ballot the only year he was eligible. This is my ballot for this year’s class. I used all 10 available spots. 1. Chipper Jones - Jones is arguably one of the Top 25 offensive players in MLB history, and near the very top of the list of... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Six takeaways from early public Baseball Hall of Fame ballotsAnd the early returns from the 2018 ballot — which features 33 candidates, incl
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 1 months ago
And the early returns from the 2018 ballot — which features 33 candidates, including several notable newcomers such as Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Scott Rolen — are revealing some very interesting developments. Such as: • There is a... 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 presentstrue through previous election cycles as an indicator of who gets in. If these
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
true through previous election cycles as an indicator of who gets in. If these also hold steady, obvious first-timers Chipper Jones and Jim Thome will get in. Vlad Guerrero, Edgar Martinez and Trevor Hoffman also are currently over the... Read more

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