Found November 09, 2013 on Redlegs Review:
 On Monday, the National Baseball Hall of Fame unveiled a list of 12 candidates to be considered for induction via the Expansion Era ballot. Among the dozen candidates, two former Reds players made the cut, including Dave Concepcion and Dave Parker.In his column from Wednesday, Sports Illustrated's Jay Jaffe, who is credited for developing the JAWS system, which aims to measure a player's Hall of Fame worthiness by comparing him to the players at his position who are already enshrined, took a look at each candidate on the Expansion Era ballot, and deemed Concepcion and Parker to be unworthy of baseball's most coveted honor.Although Concepcion amassed 2,326 hits, won five Gold Gloves, and was a key member of the Big Red Machine, one of the greatest dynasties in the history of any sport, Jaffe believes Concepcion falls short for a few reasons, namely because he ranks only 41st among all shortstops in history, according to Jaffe's JAWS rating. This puts Concepcion bel...
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