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We need a quick runoff vote to resolve the tie at the top in the 1974 part 3 voting. Voting closes next Wednesday night, so vote early. More after the jump. This is our first 4-way runoff, but it’s the second runoff in as many years for Manny Ramirez, after losing to Mordecai Br […]

Thu, Feb 28, 2019
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This post is for voting and discussion in the 131st round of balloting for the Circle of Greats (COG). This is the third of four rounds of balloting adding to the list of candidates eligible to receive your votes those players born in 1974. Rules and lists are after the jump. The new […]

Sun, Feb 17, 2019
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Geez, it was 55 years ago that I was a rookie in Spring Training. Here’s a recap of that experience. Time to head for Clearwater, Fla., and Jack Russell Memorial Stadium, places I’d heard about. As a fan, there was nothing more exciting than hearing By Saam broadcasting the first game. N […]

Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Source Baseball Ref DA15