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The News-Herald
Jim Thome likely to be elected to Baseball Hall of FameAll-Star and the 2004 AL MVP with the Anaheim Angels. He hit .318 with 449 home
The News-Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
All-Star and the 2004 AL MVP with the Anaheim Angels. He hit .318 with 449 homers and 1,496 RBI in 16 big-league seasons. Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and... Read more
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The Columbian
Edgar Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballotNEW YORK — Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 y
The Columbian / Posted 15 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. The former Seattle Mariners star’s percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Martinez Rockets Up Hall Ballot As DHs Gain RespectNEW YORK — Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 y
Hartford Courant / Posted 16 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected to be... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Jim Thome likely to be elected to Baseball Hall of FameAll-Star and the 2004 AL MVP with the Anaheim Angels. He hit .318 with 449 home
The Morning Journal / Posted 19 minutes ago
All-Star and the 2004 AL MVP with the Anaheim Angels. He hit .318 with 449 homers and 1,496 RBI in 16 big-league seasons. Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Longtime DH Edgar Martinez nears vote threshold for Hall of FameEdgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 minutes ago
Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected to be around the... Read more
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Times Leader
Edgar Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectNEW YORK — Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 y
Times Leader / Posted 23 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected to be... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
With call to Hall, Jim Thome looks to join rare company with Cleveland Indiansinaugural class. At the moment Chipper Jones at 98.5 percent, Vladimir Guerrer
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 24 minutes ago
inaugural class. At the moment Chipper Jones at 98.5 percent, Vladimir Guerrero at 95 percent, Thome at 93 percent, Edgar Martinez at 79.7 percent and Trevor Hoffman at 77.2 percent are trending toward induction. Still, almost 50 percent of... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Will Peoria native Jim Thome get the call to the Hall? What to watch for with Wednesday's announcementvoted and the second for Wessler. Their ballots: REYNOLDS — Vladimir Guerrero;
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 24 minutes ago
voted and the second for Wessler. Their ballots: REYNOLDS — Vladimir Guerrero; Trevor Hoffman; Chipper Jones; Jeff Kent; Edgar Martinez; Mike Mussina; Curt Schilling; Jim Thome; Omar Vizquel; Larry Walker. WESSLER — Vladimir Guerrero; Trevor... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectNEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 27 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectBy RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing
KTVN Reno / Posted 38 minutes ago
By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectBy RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 44 minutes ago
By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectNEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 49 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectNEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 55 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectNEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectNEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected... Read more
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Island Packet
Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respectEdgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after
Island Packet / Posted an hour ago
Edgar Martinez is rocketing up the Hall of Fame ballot, boosted 13 years after his final swing by new-age statistical analyses and campaigning. His percentage of the vote more than doubled from 2015 to last year, and he is projected to be around the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Baseball Hall of Fame: How 6 Chronicle writers votedhave different views and opinions. Here’s how they voted. ANN KILLION: Vladimi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
have different views and opinions. Here’s how they voted. ANN KILLION: Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman, Chipper Jones, Edgar Martinez, Jim Thome, Omar Vizquel “Voting for six players is a lot for me. I carried over three from last year and... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Post Hall of Fame voter had one tough call on 2018 Cooperstown ballotPalm Beach Post Staff Writer Elaine ThompsonIn this Jan. 24, 2017, file photo,
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 hours ago
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Elaine ThompsonIn this Jan. 24, 2017, file photo, Seattle Mariners former designated hitter Edgar Martinez smiles as he speaks at a news conference announcing the retirement by the team of his jersey number 11, in... Read more
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New York Daily News
Baseball Hall of Fame voter Peter Botte explains his ballotand others were at least briefly considered, but they ultimately fell short of
New York Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
and others were at least briefly considered, but they ultimately fell short of my top-10 selections. THE HOLDOVERS Edgar Martinez, one of only 14 players in baseball history with a career slash line of at least .310/.410/.510, was tracking... Read more
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New York Daily News
Baseball Hall of Fame voter John Harper explains his ballotsteroids you traded the numbers and the financial rewards for the Hall of Fame.
New York Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
steroids you traded the numbers and the financial rewards for the Hall of Fame. THE HOLDOVERS I’m hoping this is the year Edgar Martinez makes it. I’ve voted for him for years, and DH or not, he’s a perfect example of the need to reward... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Baseball Hall of Fame ballot: Should I vote for suspected drug abusers or a bigot?I selected for induction from the 33 choices this year: Bonds, Clemens, Vladimi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 hours ago
I selected for induction from the 33 choices this year: Bonds, Clemens, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman, Chipper Jones, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Manny Ramirez, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel. Deciding which HOF candidates to vote for is... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Will Vladimir Guerrero be the first Angel in Cooperstown?joining third baseman Chipper Jones and slugger Jim Thome in the class of 2018.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 hours ago
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 Wednesday's announcement, based on the tracking of Ryan Thibodaux, who has compiled... Read more
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New York Daily News
Early returns indicate Cooperstown may get five new membersJones and Jim Thome, another who inexplicably didn’t make it last year (Vladimi
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Jones and Jim Thome, another who inexplicably didn’t make it last year (Vladimir Guerrero), as well as holdover specialists Edgar Martinez and Trevor Hoffman – presently are tracking at better than the 75% required for enshrinement among nearly 200... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hall of Fame ballot's an annual conundrum for electorsare faring, no one had any idea who would get in until the results were announc
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
are faring, no one had any idea who would get in until the results were announced. Now voters can see how someone such as Edgar Martinez or Mussina is faring during the voting process. According to the website, Martinez was at 81 percent Thursday... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2018 MLB Hall of Fame ballot from Mark Gonzales and Paul SullivanHoffman, Orlando Hudson, Aubrey Huff, Jason Isringhausen, Andruw Jones, Chipper
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
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, Mike Mussina, Manny Ramirez, Scott Rolen, Johan... 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 moreJones is on 192 of them (98.5 precent). Vlad Guerrero is on 185 (94.9) and Jim
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
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 are in. Edgar Martinez is on 81 percent so far and Trevor Hoffman is on 77.9. Those guys are on the bubble, but please know that the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Baseball sets an examplethe exposure to outside arguments has undeniably changed minds. Tim Raines last
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
the exposure to outside arguments has undeniably changed minds. Tim Raines last year, Bert Blyleven in 2011, and perhaps Edgar Martinez this year all benefited from sustained public campaigns by persuasive nonvoters. Thibodaux's tracker helps... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Why I broke my own Baseball Hall of Fame voting rule14 and 17 per cent of the vote) and Curt Schilling (who is in his sixth year af
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
14 and 17 per cent of the vote) and Curt Schilling (who is in his sixth year after collecting 45 per cent last year) to add Edgar Martinez, who is in his penultimate year on the ballot and finished with 58.6 per cent in 2017, and Fred McGriff, who... Read more
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Philboxing
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Jerwin Ancajas Defends Title, Valdivia Loss & Morethe evening was scored by Angel Gordon (2-0) when he stopped Johnny Estrada (0-
Philboxing / Posted 9 days ago
the evening was scored by Angel Gordon (2-0) when he stopped Johnny Estrada (0-4) in the 3rd round. In the other 2 bouts, Edgar Martinez (4-0) defeated super lightweight Javier Rodriguez (1-2) with an identical 38-37 score from all three judges... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Edgar Martinez appears on verge of Hall of Fame electionWith two weeks left until the National Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2018 is a
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
With two weeks left until the National Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2018 is announced, Seattle Mariners legend Edgar Martinez is on pace to finally be elected. Martinez, in his ninth year on the ballot, needs to have his name chosen on 75 percent... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Edgar Martinez appears on verge of Hall of Fame electionWith two weeks left until the National Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2018 is a
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 13 days ago
With two weeks left until the National Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2018 is announced, Seattle Mariners legend Edgar Martinez is on pace to finally be elected. Martinez, in his ninth year on the ballot, needs to have his name chosen on 75 percent... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gianni Versace’s family slams new ‘American Crime Story’ season about his murder“Vulgar Favors,” which was authored by Maureen Orth and released in 1999. It de
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
“Vulgar Favors,” which was authored by Maureen Orth and released in 1999. It debute Jan. 17. The nine-episode show stars Edgar Martinez as Versace, Penelope Cruz as his sister Donatella Versace and Darren Criss as his killer, Andrew Cunanan. FX... Read more
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New York Daily News
Versace family slams new ‘American Crime Story’ as 'fiction'the murder titled "Vulgar Favors," which was authored by Maureen Orth and relea
New York Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
the murder titled "Vulgar Favors," which was authored by Maureen Orth and released in 1999. The nine-episode show stars Edgar Martinez as Versace, Penelope Cruz as his sister Donatella Versace and Darren Criss as his killer, Andrew Cunanan. FX... Read more
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New York Daily News
Evaluating which splash move would be best for Mets95%, and Guerrero at 94%. Candidates need 75% to be elected. The player making
New York Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
95%, and Guerrero at 94%. Candidates need 75% to be elected. The player making the biggest move from the previous year is Edgar Martinez, tracking at 81% of the vote. I’ve voted for the former Mariners’ DH for years, believing he was one of the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Projections say Peoria's Jim Thome in fast lane for Hall of Fame electionthree candidates basically are locks: Chipper Jones Jim Thome Vladimir Guerr
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 20 days ago
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. The rest of the ballot — including Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds — will not get the... Read more
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SportingNews
Here are 18 thoughts and predictions for the 2018 MLB seasonroster moves this offseason. Seattle hasn’t been to the postseason since the 20
SportingNews / Posted 21 days ago
roster moves this offseason. Seattle hasn’t been to the postseason since the 2001 team won 116 games — future Hall of Famer Edgar Martinez hit .306 with a .966 OPS in his Age 38 season in 2001, btw — even though the franchise has been close on... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sunday Gravy: Jimmy Garoppolo everything the 49ers could have hoped for612 home runs without steroids (as far as we know.) Like Chipper, he’s a shoo-i
The Middletown Press / Posted 23 days ago
612 home runs without steroids (as far as we know.) Like Chipper, he’s a shoo-in to be elected on his first try. — Edgar Martinez: Immediately after his retirement, Major League Baseball renamed the award for top designated hitter in his... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sunday Gravy: Jimmy Garoppolo everything the 49ers could have hoped for612 home runs without steroids (as far as we know.) Like Chipper, he’s a shoo-i
The Register Citizen / Posted 23 days ago
612 home runs without steroids (as far as we know.) Like Chipper, he’s a shoo-in to be elected on his first try. — Edgar Martinez: Immediately after his retirement, Major League Baseball renamed the award for top designated hitter in his... Read more
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Boston Herald
Stupid Baseball Hall of Fame rule makes for high voting ten-sionname of the most feared right-handed hitter in the era in which he played. You
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
name of the most feared right-handed hitter in the era in which he played. You say character clause, I say let’s move on. Edgar Martinez, because as somebody once wrote, if the DH is part of the game, then the game needs to honor the best at that... Read more
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New York Daily News
Daily News’ Soothsayer is back to build up hopes and smash dreamsan upper-body injury. Finally clearing some clutter from the ballot, Chipper,
New York Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
an upper-body injury. Finally clearing some clutter from the ballot, Chipper, Jim Thome, Vlad Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman and Edgar Martinez all get voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame this month, the first five-member class elected by the BBWAA... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Baseball Hall of Fame: Dave Albee’s picks for Cooperstowngames saved (601). Finished top 10 in Cy Young voting four times, including sec
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 25 days ago
games saved (601). Finished top 10 in Cy Young voting four times, including second in 1998 and 2006 — eight years apart. Edgar Martinez: If we are making room in the Hall of Fame for pitching specialists then we should save space for hitting... Read more
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SportingNews
Baseball Hall of Fame 2018: SN's Ryan Fagan explains his ballotare the 10 players I’m voting for this year (in no particular order): Chipper J
SportingNews / Posted 25 days ago
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 Santana. Two quick notes: First, huge... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hall of Fame ballots should always go publicincludes filled-in squares for 10 players: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Vladimir
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
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, either. Again, it... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Commentary: Edgar on the brink of Hall of Fame induction, and needs our support #EdgarHOFtoo – and they belong in the Hall of Fame. One month from today, we learn who
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 30 days ago
too – and they belong in the Hall of Fame. One month from today, we learn who will be inducted into Cooperstown next year. Edgar Martinez has two years left – this year and next – to earn 75 percent of the vote. According to ballot tracker, Ryan... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Six takeaways from early public Baseball Hall of Fame ballotslarge class in 2018. Currently, five players are trending strongly towards indu
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 1 months ago
large class in 2018. Currently, five players are trending strongly towards induction: Jones, Thome, Validimir Guerrero, Edgar Martinez, and Trevor Hoffman. And four more are within six percentage points or less of earning the 75% of ballots... 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 presentsof who gets in. If these also hold steady, obvious first-timers Chipper Jones
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
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 75-percent mark of the 80 votes that are known. Also of note,... Read more

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