Re: Hall of Fame Thoughts by Chris Welsh
Originally Posted by RedlegJake
Yes the HOF vote is bs. Has been for years.
I only disagree about stats, Don, but can see what Welch was driving at. The great ones stick out. McGriff, I also agree deserves the HoF. The stats say so. Compared to other 1st baseman Fred imo easily surpasses the bar.
Mcgriffs career numbers are not HOF worthy when you consider the era he played in. Had he put those numbers up in the 70's or 80's he likely would already be in or very close.
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