Check out this cool sketch from the very talented Chris Panetta who runs the popular Mets In Stitches. If you love these art blog posts like I do, I suggest you add this site to your favorites. A picture really is worth a thousand words. If I had his talent I would have sketched the gates of Cooperstown with a sign saying “Do Not Enter – By order of the BBWAA” . Anyway go check Mets In Stitches out.
Random Musings On HOF Snubs
So one mysterious BBWAA writer voted for the unforgettable Aaron Sele? I guess the only question that remains is if he’ll never get through the pearly gates wearing a Mets, Red Sox or Angels cap.
I can certainly appreciate a writer filling out his ballot with his 4-6 candidates and then opting to throw in a sentimental pick knowing full well that this particular player was not going to make the 5% cut anyway. I think it’s kind of fun and nostalgic in a way and many have given a good but not great player “the sweet sendoff”. I gotta be honest with you, if I ha...