Baseball HOF Announces Veterans Committee Nominees
Source: Craig Calcaterra, NBC Sports
We are in an era when the BBWAA cant get it together to elect any of nearly a dozen deserving candidates for the Hall of Fame through the usual channels, so the Veterans Committee nominees maybe take on more significance than usual these days.
And, given that the VC is, this year, dealing with the so-called Expansion Era candidates (i.e. those from 1973-present), if there is going to be an induction of anyone who still alive next summer, this is the election that matters. Here are the candidates:
Tony La Russa