PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Ever since the game was invented, before television or even radio existed, baseball counted on the eyes and ears of umpires on the field. Starting this season, many key decisions […]
The Houston Astros announced their Spring Training non-roster invitees recently, and while the team has invited nearly all of their high draft picks from the past few years, 24 year old George Springer highlights the list. Springer who was selected by the Astros in 2011 with the 11th pick said “it’s an honor” when asked about making Spring Training this season. The consensus is that Springer has the best chance to make the lineup out of camp.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed Craig Biggio being snubbed by the Hall of Fame voters, the way the voting process needs to change and Dan Lebatard giving Deadspin his Hall of Fame vote.
Houston Astros beatwriter Brian McTaggart joined In the Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about Craig Biggio being snubbed by the Baseball Hall Of Fame voters, Jeff Bagwell may be in trouble of getting into the Hall of Fame now and what changes need to be made in the voting process.
A couple of voters took their eyes off the ball and sent the wrong message to the world of baseball. At this point, those voters will have 2015 to make it right.
I don’t get. It makes no sense. I was resigned to the fact that Jeff Bagwell would not be voted into Baseball’s Hall of Fame this year. He needed close to 100 more votes than […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Craig Biggio is not a Hall of Famer, yet. Falling just .02% short of the required 75% of votes needed to be elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, the Houston […]
You have got to be kidding me? Two votes? Two stinking votes kept Craig Biggio from the Hall of Fame. Cooperstown is worth the wait but it still stings. Craig won’t complain but I am […]
Biggio played 20 big league seasons, all in an Astros uniform and amassed 3060 hits.
HOUSTON (CBS Houston): January 8th, 2014 can be an atonement day of sorts for the Baseball Writers Association of America. A year ago, the group of approximately 550 voters chose not to elect anyone to […]
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 22, 2013.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 8, 2013.