Found January 09, 2013 on PRO Rumors:
For the first time since 1996, the BBWAA (Baseball Writers Association of America) elected no one to the Baseball Hall of Fame. The ballot consisted of many repeat players such as Jack Morris making his 14th appearance but was littered with players linked to steroids such as Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens. The *home run king* received 36.2% of the votes which was well short of the required 75% to get in. Seven time Cy Young winner Roger Clemens who spent the last few years fighting the federal government and trying to prove he didn't lie under oath to Congress about taking steroids received only 37.6% of the votes. Other players linked to steroids such as Sammy Sosa 12.5%, Mark McGwire 16.9% and Rafael Palmeiro 8.8% were all left on the wrong end of the voting results….the bottom. I think the writers clearly made their point. If you are in any way linked to possible steroid use, then don't count on being in the Hall of Fame. First time ballot member Craig Biggio received the ...
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