10 just isn't enough: My Hall of Fame ballot
candidates (Johnson, Martinez and Smoltz). My holdovers were the same: Biggio, Jeff Bagwell, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina , Mike Piazza, Tim Raines and Curt Schilling. But my exclusions again included three players for whom I have voted for in the past (Fred
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12. Miguel Cabrera 13. Tim Raines 14. Mariano Rivera 15. Curt Schilling 16. Mark McGwire 17. Ichiro Suzuki 18. Mike Mussina 19. Adrian Beltre 20. Craig Biggio 21. Ivan Rodriguez 22. Jim Thome 23. Mike Piazza 24. John Smoltz 25. Shoeless
Merry Thanksgiving! The Hall of Fame's MEGABALLOT is here!
Guardado, Randy Johnson, Jeff Kent, Edgar Martinez, Pedro Martinez, Don Mattingly, Fred McGriff, Mark McGwire, Mike Mussina , Troy Percival, Mike Piazza, Tim Raines, Curt Schilling, Jason Schmidt, Gary Sheffield, Lee Smith, John Smoltz
Braves' Smoltz makes first appearance on Hall of Fame ballot
Brian Giles, Tom Gordon, Eddie Guardado, Jeff Kent, Edgar Martinez, Don Mattingly, Fred McGriff, Mark McGwire, Mike Mussina , Troy Percival, Mike Piazza, Tim Raines, Curt Schilling, Jason Schmidt, Lee Smith, Sammy Sosa, Alan Trammell
Is the 300-game winner truly extinct?
rotations than four-man rotations in recent years. A lot more . And of course it doesn't help that layabouts like Mike Mussina quit while they can still pitch. Sure, Mussina was almost 40 when he retired with 270 wins. But in his last season
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only pitchers with more wins and a better winning percentage since World War II are Roger Clemens, Randy Johnson, Mike Mussina , Jim Palmer and Pedro Martinez. Guthrie had a long wait just to get to the playoffs. He made his first postseason
Collins delivers in a pinch, thanks in part to Royal gaffe
I knew I was generally going to be called on to face lefties, but if one of my teammates was injured, I could see Mike Mussina on any given night. Usually in the American League, I could plan on coming in during the last third of the game
posted a 1.45 ERA in his last three appearances. He's looking to become the Orioles' first 17-game winner since Mike Mussina went 18-7 in 1999. Chen surrendered four runs over five innings to win 14-5 at Yankee Stadium on April 8, giving
Big Game James: Better than you think?
healthy, competitive body based on his track record. This argument might be an outlier, but it’s not unique. Mike Mussina piled up 1,768 innings between 1991 and 1999, prior to his age-30 season. He then put up four consecutive years of
20 years later: What may have been for Reds, Indians had MLB not gone on strike
Martinez (11-6, 3.52 ERA) and Charles Nagy (10-8, 3.45 ERA). Kansas City's David Cone and Baltimore's Mike Mussina were two of the best pitchers on contenders, each 16-5 with low ERA. Seattle's Randy Johnson, however, was probably