Ten Named To Golden Era Ballot For Baseball HOF Election

Nine former major league players and one former executive comprise the 10-name Golden Era ballot to be reviewed and voted upon Dec. 8 at the Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced today. Dick Allen, Ken Boyer, Gil Hodges, Bob Howsam, Jim Kaat, Minnie Minoso, Tony Oliva,…

NY Giant David Wilson’s Career Ending Injury Raises League Awareness

David Wilson said he had “tears of joy’ as he thanked the Giants on Wednesday, two days after doctors told the third-year running back that he could no longer play football. When the 23-year old Wilson, who was waived-injured by the Giants on Tuesday, spoke of his teammates, he paused twice and brushed away tears…

Scully To Return In 2015

Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully, an icon in American sports history, will return to the Dodger broadcast booth for an unprecedented 66th season in 2015. The announcement was made by several Dodger players on Dodger Vision during last night’s game against the Atlanta Braves.

Gil Hodges Belongs In The Baseball Hall Of Fame

The Cyclones sponsored an online petition back in 2002 to help keep Gil Hodges name in the public to help make people aware of his contributions to the great game of baseball, but they and the Mets have not done something similar since then so Bill Hall, a fellow believer that Gil Hodges should be inducted into…