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The Baseball Hall Of Fame Election And Journalistic Integrity  

Newspaper reporters should never vote on any awards related to their beats. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Rn5oP5PlJA
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Fifty Years Ago Today Curt Flood Sued MLB Trying To End...

Flood and Gardella's Stories Should Be Part Of Cooperstown. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MpdP3XgYFFo With the announcement...

Sportswriters Should Never Be Allowed To Vote On Sports Awards

Ethics problems.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N30Q1PNHp7Y   It is Baseball Hall of Fame election results day and for those who care about journalism, it is a bleak day. The fact that...

Baseball Goes “Home” This Weekend

Baseball goes back to its mythological home this weekend with the Cooperstown, New York Hall of Fame’s gala events.  The major ceremony is the induction of six former players getting a plaque sanctifying them as all-time greats along with others who will be recognized as making baseball better in some ways.

Two Seventy Plus Year Olds Arguing About The Hall Of Fame...

Typical baseball running down the product. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kS32DzeQ6eY   Nothing quite says we are trying to get more young people interested in buying tickets to baseball games and...

It’s Miller Time For The Baseball Hall Of Fame

  Marvin Miller deserves official recognition. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qm29JQ36ApY   There are so many Baseball Hall of Fame Elections that sometimes it is hard to keep track of them. There...

Bud Selig Gets Major League Baseball’s Ultimate Honor

Selig is now an all time great in baseball. Did you see who is being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame? It is none...