Originally written on Feelin' Kinda Blue  |  Last updated 1/6/12
Much like last year, I'm going to create my own Hall of Fame ballot, even though I obviously don't get an official vote.My 2011 ballot:Roberto Alomar*Bert Blyleven*Barry LarkinTim RainesAlan Trammell*- 2011 inducteeHere's my 2012 Hall of Fame Ballot (percent of 2011 vote in parenthesis, 75 percent required for election):Jeff Bagwell (41.7)- Bagwell was one of the most fearsome hitters of the 1990s, posting an average season of .304/.416/.545, 29 HR, 107 RBI, 35 2B, 102 R, 98 BB. That includes his first two seasons, including a Rookie of the Year award in 1991 and two strike-shortened seasons. His career took off in 1994 when he slugged 39 home runs, drove in 116 runners and posted an obscene 1.201 OPS. Those numbers were good enough to earn him the NL MVP that season. From 1994 to 2003, he averaged the following: .301/.420/.574, 37 HR, 116 RBI, 36 2B, 116 R and 107 BB. So it seems his 1994 season (minus the .368 batting average and .750 slugging percentage) would set the tone for th...
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