Do Hall voters hold Schilling's politics against him?
become well-known to the point where voters would have any idea. And two, most of the available evidence suggests that John Smoltz is not a Democrat . According to this page , a few years ago he did appear (or was scheduled to appear) at a fundraiser
Pedro: Posada ignited infamous 'Zimmer' brawl by insulting mother
Baseball Writers' Association of America had voted four former players in to the Hall — Martinez, Randy Johnson, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio. As for why he would intentionally hit Posada: "Because Jorge always seemed to have a bad attitude
Randy Johnson Hall of Fame press conference
First at all would like to our congratulations to Craig usual former teammate of mine for 22 months in Houston. John Smoltz and out Pedro Martinez all well deserved. I'd also like to throw out that at some point. I'd like to see yourto Craig usual former teammate of mine for 22 months in Houston. John Smoltz and out Pedro Martinez all well deserved. I'd also like to throw out that at some point. I'd like to see your
Hall focus in 2016 turns to Griffey, Hoffman, Wagner
been Bert Blyleven, elected on his 14th try in 2011. Following the election of Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz on Tuesday, five pitchers who were for the most part starters were voted in during a two-year span, joined by offensive
Long & short of it: Johnson, Martinez among 4 voted to Hall
NEW YORK (AP) - Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz dominated in an era of offense, each in their own way. The 6-foot-10 Big Unit became the tallest of 215 players elected to
Mussina deserves better from Hall voters
better than current Hall of Famers Nolan Ryan (112), Tom Glavine (118) and Bert Blyleven (118) and just short of John Smoltz 's 125. There is no major hardware for Mike Mussina but he was a top 6 Cy Young Award finisher nine times. His post
When will another starting pitcher enter the Coop?
announcement that Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, and John Smoltz all were elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers ..... both were arguably better, more valuable pitchers than John Smoltz . Which isn’t to take anything important away from Smoltz
Halls door shut again to those suspected of steroid use
knew how, and I wanted to do it clean," Pedro Martinez said Tuesday after he was elected along with Randy Johnson, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio. "And the integrity of the way I did is probably the reason of me going to the Hall of Fame on the
Hall inductees share memories of long careers
NEW YORK (AP) From the moment John Smoltz stood on a chair to place a cap atop 6-foot-10 Randy Johnson's head, it was clear this gathering of baseball's newest
Column: Time to allow Pete Rose back in baseball?
no longer fits the crime. Rose watched the latest selections Tuesday, applauding the election of Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz , Craig Biggio and Randy Johnson to the hall. He then headed to work at the Art of Music collectibles store at the