01-09-2013, 02:39 PM
WSI High Priest
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Oswego, IL
Originally Posted by WhiteSox5187
Next year's ballot has locks like Glavine, Maddux, and (hopefully!) Frank Thomas on it. It will be really interesting to see what impact that has on guys like Raines, Smith and Morris and if guys are punishing Bonds and Clemens for one year or forever.
I'm as big a Thomas fan as anybody, but after this year I don't see him going in first ballot.
plus Fenway and HOF weekend
plus St. Louis and Milwaukee
plus NYC parks and Minnesota
"Genius is not replicable. Inspiration, though, is contagious, and multiform — and even just to see, close up, power and aggression made vulnerable to beauty is to feel inspired and (in a fleeting, mortal way) reconciled."
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) "Roger Federer as Religious Experience"