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PLAYERS: Jack Morris
getty images For 15 year Jack Morris was on baseball’s Hall of Fame ballot and for 15 years he failed to earn enshrinement into Cooperstown. And that has the former major league pitcher feeling one thing. Relief. “I’m relieved,” Morris told Pioneer Press. “I’m glad. I’m tired of getting scrutinized by writers.” Morris won 254 major league games and had a strong post season record but Hall of Fame voters simply felt it was not enough and now Morris says election will never happen. “Fifteen years ought to be long enough for anybody, you know?” Morris said. “If it’s not going to happen in 15 years, it’s not going to happen.” The expansion-era veterans committee will meet in December of 2016 at which time they will consider Morris’ hall credentials. What are your thoughts on Jack Morris? Sound off below.

Jack Morris: 'I'm tired of getting scrutinized'

Is it safe to talk about Jack Morris again? A couple of weeks ago the former pitcher concluded his stint on the Hall of Fame ballot, falling just short (again) of the 75% needed to be enshrined in Cooperstown.  Meaning, quite simply, we're done talking Morris until he hits the Veterans Committee ballot in a few years, right?  Probably. That is until someone asks Morris...

Jack Morris addresses Hall of Fame snub

On the day he officially returned to the Minnesota Twins broadcast team, Jack Morris answered a few questions about the Hall of Fame. Not the Twins Hall of Fame, the one former teammate Chuck Knoblauch will enter this August. The one in Cooperstown, the one Morris failed to reach on Jan. 8 in his 15th and final appearance on the ballot of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America...

Twins' 1991 World Series hero Jack Morris returns to Minnesota airwaves in 2014

MINNEAPOLIS -- FOX Sports North, the Treasure Island Baseball Network (TIBN) and 96.3 K-TWIN Radio announced Thursday that 1991 World Series MVP and five-time All-Star Jack Morris will join their respective broadcast teams for the 2014 Minnesota Twins season. Morris will join Roy Smalley, Tim Laudner and the FOX Sports North broadcast team throughout the season as a pregame and postgame...
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