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GOOSE GOSSAGE RUMORS

Dellin Betances and Craig Kimbrel earn Goose Gossage Awards

The Baseball Bloggers Alliance (BBA) has announced today that Dellin Betances of the New York Yankees has won the American League Goose Gossage Award as the year's best relief pitcher and Craig Kimbrel of the Atlanta Braves has earned his fourth consecutive nod as the best relief pitcher of the National League for 2014. See the link for the details.The General Chapter of...
Via The Flagrant Fan
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2014 BBA awards ballot part 2 - National League

Goose Gossage Award - Reliever of the Year (National League) 1. Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves2. Aroldis Chapman, Cincinnati Reds3. Mark Melancon, Pittsburgh PiratesWalter Johnson Award - Pitcher of the Year (National League)1. Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers2. Johnny Cueto, Cincinnati Reds3. Adam Wainwright, St. Louis Cardinals4. Cole Hamels, Philadelphia Phillies5. Doug Fister...
Via Subway Squawkers
6 days ago  |  Discuss

BBA NL Goose Gossage 2014

Once again, it's Baseball Bloggers Alliance award season! It's a lot like the BBWAA award season with different names because they get litigious with their free time. The fine staff here at Off Base will guide you through our ballots over the next few days. Now up, the NL Goose Gossage or how I learned to stop rooting for blown saves and love relievers striking out the side...
Via Off Base Percentage
10 days ago  |  Discuss

My MLB 2014 regular season awards revealed

As a member of the Baseball Bloggers Alliance, I have the honor of being a part of the groups’ end of regular season award balloting.The process runs similarly to the Baseball Writers’ Association of America where 10 players are balloted for the Stan Musial Award (league MVP), five for the Walter Johnson Award (league Cy Young), three for the Willie Mays Award (league Rookie...
Via The Baseball Stance & Beyond
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Goose Gossage rips A-Rod, steroids users

So...you like reading about baseball, huh? Well, good luck finding anything to read nowadays that doesn't involved the words "Hall of Fame" or "steroids".  Yup, thanks to the most recent Hall of Fame debacle, er, vote and, just days later, the Alex Rodriguez suspension...you'd be hard pressed to find a story about anything else. Thankfully, this one...
Via Hall of Very Good
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Goose Gossage tells Joe & Evan he won't go back to the HOF is Clemens or Bonds gets in

http://www.BobsBlitz.com Hall of Fame pitcher Goose Gossage joined WFAN's Joe Benigno & Evan Roberts to discuss cheaters in the HOF. “Nobody got in [to the HOF], and the guys that are... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
Via Bob's Blitz
January 10, 2013  |  Discuss
HALL OF SHAME

Gossage sounds off on Hall voting

Baseball Hall of Famer Goose Gossage sounded off on the players from the steroids era who received votes in the most recent balloting.

Via Bush League Chronicle
January 09, 2013  |  1 Comment

Baseball Bloggers Alliance (BBA) 2012 End Of Season Awards: Goose Gossage Award

The Goose Gossage Award is the award for top reliever in the league. My ballot is as follows:1st Place, Fernando Rodney, Tampa Bay Rays2nd Place, Jim Johnson, Baltimore Orioles3rd Place, Rafael Soriano, New York YankeesJohnson was the saves leader with 51 saves. However, Rodney led in almost every other category, including strikeouts, batting average against and WHIP. (He was tied...
Via Lady At The Bat
October 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Gossage: Clemens lying about PEDs

Goose Gossage doesn't want "cheating" Roger Clemens to join him in the Hall of Fame. The Yankees legend went off against steroids and alleged performance-enhancing drug users Thursday in an interview on ESPN Radio's "The Michael Kay Show." Gossage believes Clemens, a seven-time Cy Young winner, has lied about steroids, despite the verdict Monday that...
Via Fox Sports
June 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Goose Gossage thinks cheaters shouldn’t get into the Hall. Admits he would have cheated, too.

“Are we going to reward these guys for cheating?” That’s what Goose Gossage recently asked Michael Kay and Don La Greca on ESPN New York 98.7. Gossage is opposed to Roger Clemens and any steroid user getting into the Hall of Fame. This is hardly a unique position. But Gossage, who was inducted into the Hall in 2008, also admits he would have taken steroids had he played during...
Via UmpBump.com
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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