Blyleven Finally Makes The Hall Of Fame

It took quite a long time – 14 years to be exact – but Bert Blyleven is in the Hall of Fame. Blyleven crossed the 75 percent threshold during Wednesday’s 2011 vote and will join Roberto Alomar at this summer’s induction ceremonies in Cooperstown, N.Y. At some point, it does become difficult to ignore Blyleven’s…
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Early Returns Favor Blyleven

One of my favorite December and January blog activities last year was checking out Baseball Think Factory’s website and its “Hall of Fame Ballot Gathering Machine.” The website takes the ballots posted online by writers that vote for the Baseball Hall of Fame and combines them to figure out percentages and see who is on…
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