Predicting the 2015 Hall of Fame Class

The Hall of Fame ballot has officially been released and this ballot like the previous several is overcrowded with deserving candidates. While the archaic 10-slot limit remains in place the Hall of … [Read more...]

Diamond Mining the 2015 Hall of Fame Class

The Baseball Hall of Fame (in conjunction with SABR) launched its Diamond Mines exhibit last year. The exhibit and its corresponding web database have scouting reports for over 4,000 players from more … [Read more...]

The Baseball 250: Part 6 (125-101)

For information about how this list was compiled please read part 1 of this series. This section is for players ranked 125-101. 125: Eddie Plank- Plank won 326 games during his seventeen year … [Read more...]

Episode 34: Steven Goldman

On this episode of the Replacement Level Podcast SBNation's MLB editor Steven Goldman joined me to recap the Hall of Fame voting results. Steven detailed the history of the BBWAA voting process, and … [Read more...]

2014 Hall of Fame Voting Results

Today the BBWAA Hall of Fame voting results were announced. For the first time since 1999, three players (Maddux, Glavine, and Thomas) received the necessary 75% of the vote needed for enshrinement. … [Read more...]