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2017 HoF Ballot.
« on: January 08, 2017, 04:07:21 pm »
http://www.baseball-reference.com/awards/hof_2017.shtml

I can't see moire than two guys making it to 75%: Bagwell and Hoffman.  And Hoffman will have a battle of being a reliever (albeit a superb one).  Tim Raines is on his last year of eligibility.  If he hasn't done it by now....  There will always be a few veterans' committee picks, but this looks like a pretty bleak year.

McGwire and Trammell both fell off the ballot.  And Sosa is hovering barely about 5%.  Roidheards beware.
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2017, 04:57:09 pm »
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2017, 02:04:20 am »
Clemens, Bonds, Bagwell and Shoeless Joe Jackson all deserve in

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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2017, 08:19:46 am »
dan shaugnessy said bagwell definitely made it this year, although he didn't vote for him  :koolaid
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #4 on: January 18, 2017, 08:17:37 am »
big day for bagwell and raines  :koolaid
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #5 on: January 18, 2017, 08:35:59 am »
I'd like to argue for a better system of voting  :uhh
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« Reply #6 on: January 18, 2017, 08:36:33 am »
I'd like to argue for a better system of voting  :uhh

using a canadian metric system?
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #7 on: January 18, 2017, 08:38:20 am »
Among other things.
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #8 on: January 18, 2017, 08:42:34 am »
There sure have been a lot of "the best that ever played"  :uhh
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #9 on: January 18, 2017, 08:55:12 am »
I'd like to argue for a better system of voting  :uhh
an electoral college for MLB?
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #10 on: January 18, 2017, 08:59:26 am »
an electoral college for MLB?

I was thinking more of a playoff system.
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #11 on: January 18, 2017, 05:09:10 pm »
Yeahhhhhh boyyyyyy
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #12 on: January 18, 2017, 07:11:17 pm »
didn't we do that last year. 

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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #13 on: January 19, 2017, 09:09:39 am »
Glad to see Tim Raines in
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Re: 2017 HoF Ballot.
« Reply #14 on: January 19, 2017, 09:10:20 am »
:lol Jeff Bagwell and Mike Piazza being in and Sosa, Bonds and Clemens still on the outs.
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