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Hall of Merit
— A Look at Baseball's All-Time Best
Friday, July 28, 2006
I’ve finally decided to go with a thread for the pitcher chart . . .
Monday, July 24, 2006
1981 Results: Gibson and Killebrew Top This Year’s Election For the Hall of Merit!
In his first year of eligibility, Cardinal star pitcher Bob Gibson easily gained admission to the Hall of Merit with an outstanding 99% of all possible points. His 1,279 points is the third highest ever (behind Ty Cobb in 1934 and Walter Johnson in 1933 and a few points ahead of Babe Ruth in 1941).
Minnesota slugger Harmon Killebrew, another newbie, achieved a more than impressive 88% of all possible points from the electorate.
A record 84 candidates found their way on a ballot for this ...Read More...
71 comment(s)Posted: July 24, 2006 at 10:39 PM |
Sunday, July 23, 2006
1982 Ballot Discussion
1982 (Aug 7)—elect 2
257 comment(s)Posted: July 23, 2006 at 09:51 PM |
Monday, July 17, 2006
Prominent new candidates: Bob Gibson, Harmon Killebrew, Vada Pinson, Jim Perry, Claude Osteen, and Lindy McDaniel.
Top-ten returnees: José Méndez, Joe Sewell, Ralph Kiner, Minnie Minoso, Jake Beckley, Hugh Duffy, and Rube Waddell.
172 comment(s)Posted: July 17, 2006 at 11:46 AM |
Monday, July 10, 2006
Sunday, July 09, 2006
1980 Results: The Hall of Merit Class of 1980? Kaline, Santo, and Maricha!
In his first year of eligibility, “Mr. Tiger” Al Kaline won the top spot for induction fairly easily with an impressive 92% of all possible points.
Cubbie fan favorite Ron Santo also scored very favorably in also his first year on the ballot with 88% of all possible points.
Another newbie, San Francisco ace Juan Marichal, nabbed the third and final spot for induction this year with 68% of all possible points.
Rounding out the top-ten were: José Méndez, Joe Sewell, Minnie Minoso, Ralph ...Read More...
116 comment(s)Posted: July 09, 2006 at 08:35 PM |
1981 Ballot Discussion
1981 (July 24)—elect 2
219 comment(s)Posted: July 09, 2006 at 07:07 PM |
Monday, July 03, 2006
Prominent newbies: Al Kaline, Ron Santo, Juan Marichal, Orlando Cepeda, Norm Cash, and Dick McAuliffe.
Top-ten returnees: José Méndez, Minnie Minoso, Ralph Kiner, Joe Sewell, Jake Beckley, Cannonball Dick Redding, Hugh Duffy, and Nellie Fox.
143 comment(s)Posted: July 03, 2006 at 12:31 PM |
Monday, June 26, 2006
1979 Results: Say Hey to Willie and Gorgeous George Now That They Are in the Hall of Merit!
In his first year of eligibility, all-time great Willie Mays was inducted into the Hall of Merit unanimously. He is the 11th player so far accorded this honor.
Unlike the “Say Hey Kid,” legendary St. Louis Brown star first baseman George Sisler won election to the HoM in his 44th year on the ballot. Receiving 38% of all possible points, #1 Sisler fan from the electorate yest was seen weeping for joy at the news.
Rounding out the top-ten were: José Méndez , Minnie Minoso , Ralph Kiner, Joe ...Read More...
30 comment(s)Posted: June 26, 2006 at 08:19 PM |
1980 Ballot Discussion
1980 (July 10)—elect 3
478 comment(s)Posted: June 26, 2006 at 04:12 AM |
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