Tag Archives: John Smoltz

A week in review: Drew, Hall of Fame, Hensley, Moncada, Randolph and Thames

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It was quite an eventful week as baseball announced which players would be forever enshrined in Cooperstown. However, the weekly news doesn't stop there. The Yankees once again filled the second base hole, they're the favorites for an international free agent, they've interviewed someone for the major league coaching position and they announced the coaching ...

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Craig Biggio, Randy Johnson, John Smoltz and Pedro Martinez elected into 2015 Hall of Fame

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Major League Baseball announced their inductees into the 2015 Hall of Fame and four players--three pitchers and a hitter--were elected. Randy Johnson, Craig Biggio, John Smoltz and Pedro Martinez were all elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame, Johnson, Smoltz and Martinez being the first trio inducted by the BBWAA in the same election. Biggio was ...

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2015 Mock Hall of Fame Ballot

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With the 2015 Hall of Fame announcements due on January 6 at 2 p.m. ET, I decided to sit down and write a mock MLB Hall of Fame ballot. There are many deserving players on the ballot and it was hard to choose just 10, but after much pondering, I made my decision. Before we begin ...

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Quote: Smoltz Thinks Yanks Messed with Joba

Want a fresh opinion on Joba Chamberlain? I know, we've talked this one to death, but how about a quote from a guy, former Braves pitcher John Smoltz, who probably knows Joba's situation better than anybody because he himself has gone from being a starter, to a reliever, and back again. Well Brian Costello of the ...

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