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SUBWAY is celebrating The Boys In The Hall, examining certain players and their candidacy for the Hall of Fame. Jake Peavy is this week’s candidate. At 32 years old, Peavy should have several more years to cement his candidacy, but a move to the Boston Red Sox last week should go a long way towards helping his push. When Jake Peavy was traded from the Chicago White Sox to the Red Sox last week before baseball’s trade deadline, it came as a shock to some. The White Sox had previously stated they wouldn’t deal Peavy. His move to the Red Sox may have fundamentally shifted the American League pennant chase simply because Peavy has been one of baseball’s best pitchers throughout his career. Way back in 2002, I was a working for a television station in San Diego and was on-hand to watch a 21-year-old “Jacob” Peavy step to the mound for the San Diego Padres and be absolutely dominating in his debut against the New York Yankees. On June 22 of that year, he tossed six innings, allowing three...
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