Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Calcaterra: Jonah Keri, Dave Brown and David Schoenfield admitted to the BBWAA

The Baseball Writers Association of America held its annual meeting this morning and admitted three new members to its ranks. They are: Grantland/ESPN’s Jonah Keri, Yahoo!’s Dave Brown and ESPN’s David Schoenfield.

All three are deserving, hard-working baseball writers. All three are also top representatives of online baseball media. It’s very good, both for them and, especially, for the BBWAA, that they are now part of its ranks. It will help the organization move forward and, over time, will hopefully help the results of awards voting and Hall of Fame voting better reflect newer metrics and advanced analysis.

Thanks to Zevo.

Repoz Posted: December 10, 2013 at 04:15 PM | 6 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: bbwaa

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Jose is an Absurd Doubles Machine Posted: December 10, 2013 at 04:31 PM (#4615429)
I'm not familiar with Brown but I like Schoenfield and Keri a lot. Good for them.
   2. Hang down your head, Tom Foley Posted: December 10, 2013 at 05:11 PM (#4615471)
Only ten more years until Jonah sells his Hall of Fame vote to BTF.
   3. Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network) Posted: December 10, 2013 at 05:23 PM (#4615482)
Only ten more years until Jonah sells his Hall of Fame vote to BTF.

Tim Raines's HoF candidacy gets another small boost.

Is Steve Rogers still on the ballot?
   4. Addison Russell T. Davies (chris h.) Posted: December 10, 2013 at 05:31 PM (#4615490)
Is Steve Rogers still on the ballot?


Isn't it difficult to figure out his service time when he spent a few decades frozen in ice?
   5. villainx Posted: December 10, 2013 at 05:32 PM (#4615493)
Congrats!
   6. bob gee Posted: December 10, 2013 at 06:13 PM (#4615530)
awesome to hear!

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
greenback wears sandals on his head
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogYankees trade Chase Headley, Bryan Mitchell | MLB.com
(26 - 4:57pm, Dec 12)
Last: The Good Face

NewsblogOTP 11 December, 2017 - GOP strategist: Moore would have 'date with a baseball bat' if he tried dating teens where I grew up
(721 - 4:57pm, Dec 12)
Last: Shredder

Hall of Merit2018 Hall of Merit Ballot Discussion
(342 - 4:40pm, Dec 12)
Last: Rob_Wood

NewsblogPeter Gammons: Splashes and notes from the Orlando Winter Meetings - GammonsDaily.com
(23 - 4:40pm, Dec 12)
Last: Barry`s_Lazy_Boy

NewsblogJack Morris, Alan Trammell elected to Hall | MLB.com
(175 - 4:13pm, Dec 12)
Last: Slivers of Maranville descends into chaos (SdeB)

NewsblogMLB Now: Billy Beane on strategy | MLB.com
(1 - 4:09pm, Dec 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogDerek Jeter's defense of Giancarlo Stanton trade was weak | SI.com
(43 - 4:08pm, Dec 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogThis will be Giancarlo Stanton’s biggest New York adjustment | New York Post
(12 - 4:02pm, Dec 12)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

NewsblogOT - 2017 NFL thread
(388 - 4:00pm, Dec 12)
Last: PASTE, Now with Extra Pitch and Extra Stamina

NewsblogTampa Bay Rays make another small deal, acquiring INF Ryan Schimpf
(5 - 3:53pm, Dec 12)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogOT: Winter Soccer Thread
(337 - 3:50pm, Dec 12)
Last: jmurph

NewsblogRyan Thibs has his HOF Ballot Tracker Up and Running!
(357 - 3:06pm, Dec 12)
Last: taxandbeerguy

NewsblogOT - NBA 2017-2018 Tip-off Thread
(1930 - 3:05pm, Dec 12)
Last: Athletic Supporter wants to move your money around

Gonfalon CubsLooking to next year
(322 - 2:52pm, Dec 12)
Last: Moses Taylor, aka Hambone Fakenameington

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 12-12-2017
(13 - 1:56pm, Dec 12)
Last: Der-K: downgraded to lurker

Page rendered in 0.1916 seconds
47 querie(s) executed