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Tag: baseball hall of fame

Jan.
10th

BASEBALL: Hall of Fame in danger of irrelevancy

I am no fan of Barry Bonds. He cheated, he’s a jerk and he’s a felon. Plus he was Junior’s main competition throughout the 1990s.

But how silly do the Baseball Writers’ Association of America and the Baseball Hall of Fame look inducting zero players for the first time in 50 years? It’s a complete disgrace.

The BBWAA should not be in position to render judgment on who cheated and who didn’t all of these years after the fact. That’s not their job. The owners wrote the checks rewarding these alleged cheaters – and we all turned our collective head.

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