Deadspin Says It Bought Hall Of Fame Vote From BBWAA MemberRemember the stink made in January when Aaron Sele received a vote for the Hall of Fame? That was nothing compared to this.
Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas Highlight Hall Of Fame BallotGreg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas are among 19 newcomers on this year's Hall of Fame ballot, joining a collection of steroid-tainted holdovers that include Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa.
TTYM: Eminem Crashes Michigan Game, Smack-Talking 7-Year Old And Sammy Sosa Is That You?
By The Numbers: No Chemical Issues Today... Just NumbersFor today’s By The Numbers, I thought I would take a look at the eight sluggers in history who have, thus far, clubbed 600 or more home runs.
Soriano Putting Up Eye-Popping Numbers During Recent TearThe huge hits are even more than the Yankees hoped for when they got the good-natured Soriano in a trade with the Chicago Cubs in late July.
Hartnett: Let's Not Paint Bud Selig As The Savior Of Baseball Baseball knew it had a PED problem in the mid-1990s. Had Selig truly cared, he would have blown the whistle and sought measures to clean up the game.
Keidel: We Shouldn't Be Angry About A-Rod's Money, But Rather His Lies We aren't angry at A-Rod because he makes the most money, but because he told the most lies. His montage of malfeasance is galling even by our subterranean standards.
Chris Davis On Home Run Chase: ‘61 Is The Record’The Orioles slugger says he's chasing baseball's true single-season home run leader, Roger Maris, "and I think most fans agree with me on that."
John Rocker Says PEDs Made Baseball A 'Better Game'Rocker is still making noise, a decade after the disgraced pitcher last played in the big leagues.
By The Numbers: 'The Ultimate Blast' — An All-Time Great Home Run DerbySince the Midsummer Classic will be preceded by a home-run contest on the previous day, I offer this fantasy all-time Home Run Derby called “The Ultimate Blast.”
Sosa: McGwire And I Should Be In Hall -- Oh, And I Might Run For President Of D.R.Sammy Sosa thinks he and fellow steroid-tainted star Mark McGwire belong in the Hall of Fame. Slammin' Sammy also said the Chicago Cubs should retire his number, and he left open the possibility of running for president of the Dominican Republic.