Found January 07, 2014 on Next Impulse Sports:
Try this one on for size: what if someone said to you that Jack Morris was a better pitcher than Greg Maddux? How much and how long would you laugh at that question before you answered it and possibly never spoke to that person again? Well, that’s exactly what Ken Gurnick has done with his Hall Of Fame vote, writing in Jack Morris as his only candidate for the HOF and ruining Maddux’s chances at a unanimous selection. Gurnick, who 99.9% of baseball fans had never heard of before today, voted for one person – Jack Morris. That’s it. Morris, in his 15th year of eligibility, did nothing over the previous fourteen years to gain this man’s vote. Instead, he woke up today just like every other day over the past 14 years and, I assume, ate breakfast or shook off a hangover. And for Maddux, he did nothing over the past year to lose his vote, except for play at a time when steroids were prevalent. To that point, wouldn’t a dominant pitcher with great stuff and not overpowering speed be even ...
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