Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Nate Silver Returns to (Favorite?) Subject
the recent voting for the baseball Hall of Fame (results announced tomorrow), and predicts that the backlash against known cheaters will likely kill the chances of some others who may be guilty and may not (Bagwell, Piazza, others). I'm against all known cheaters but also find it silly this demand that great players gets in the Hall when first eligible. Many past greats have waited years to get enshrined and it was no big controversy then.
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