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Tuesday, January 04, 2011

2011 BBTF Vets Committee Executives Results: Marvin Miller and Ted Simmons!

Former MLPBA leader Marvin Miller and star catcher Ted Simmons were the only candidates to reach 75% among BBTF voters in our mock Hall of Fame election. Miller notched 88% (he was awarded 79% in 2007 by us and also 93% in 2010), while Simmons earned 83% this year.

Pat Gillick, George Steinbrenner, Billy Martin and Tommy John were the also-rans with considerable support (especially newbie Gillick).

As for our HoM subgroup, the results were very similar, except Simmons had more support than Miller.

See you again at the end of the year for the next elections!

RK   LY  Player               PTS  Bal   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9 10 11 12 13 14 15
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 1  n/e  Marvin Miller         57   57                                   
 2  n/e  Ted Simmons           54   54                                  
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 3  n/e  Pat Gillick           34   34                                   
 4  n/e  George Steinbrenner   15   15                                 
 5  n/e  Tommy John            13   13         
 6  n/e  Billy Martin          12   12                    
 7  n/e  Dave Concepcion        4    4                              
9T  n/e  Al Oliver              1    1                                            
9T  n/e  Rusty Staub            1    1                                             
Ballots Cast: 65
RK   LY  Player               PTS  Bal   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9 10 11 12 13 14 15
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 1  n/e  Ted Simmons           23   23                                   
 2  n/e  Marvin Miller         21   21                                     
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 3  n/e  Pat Gillick           13   13                                    
 4  n/e  George Steinbrenner    5    5                                         
5T  n/e  Tommy John             4    4                                       
5T  n/e  Billy Martin           4    4                                   
 7  n/e  Dave Concepcion        2    2                                             
 8  n/e  Al Oliver              1    1         
9T  n/e  Rusty Staub            1    1                                        
Ballots Cast: 25

 

John (You Can Call Me Grandma) Murphy Posted: January 04, 2011 at 11:00 PM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. John (You Can Call Me Grandma) Murphy Posted: January 05, 2011 at 03:10 AM (#3723624)
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   2. OCF Posted: January 05, 2011 at 03:54 AM (#3723662)
2.94 names per ballot. ("NO ONE" is not a name.)

# of ballots with 0 names: 3 (Mike Emiegh, Rob Wood, Fancy Pants Handle)
# of ballots with 1 name: 6 (3 of them Miller-only, 3 of them Simmons-only)
# of ballots with 2 names: 10
# of ballots with 3 names: 19
# of ballots with 4 names: 27

# who wanted to vote for more than 4: unknown, but there were two ballots that initially had 5 and had to be corrected.
   3. John (You Can Call Me Grandma) Murphy Posted: January 05, 2011 at 01:15 PM (#3723796)
2.94 names per ballot. ("NO ONE" is not a name.)


Heh. That was the only way I could register the ballots that didn't include a candidate on my bllot counter. :-) I'll erase both of them in a moment.

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