What Makes You Qualified To Vote For Hall Of Fame?
The Major League Baseball Hall of Fame election results have been loaded with controversy since ESPN host Dan Le Batard gave his vote to Deadspin.com. I gave my thoughts on that decision on my show “Last Call” Thursday night. Le Batard insulted those who have a vote for the Hall of Fame, as well has other media members across the nation who deserve to have a vote, but don’t.
The Deadspin vote reflected a lot of what the baseball writers thought as well prompting many fans to believe that anyone could vote for the Hall of Fame. I scoff at that notion as someone who has been in the media for close to a decade, I don’t feel qualified to vote for the Hall of Fame. I chastise Le Batard and explain why the writers who have votes do a good job at picking the right people.
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