Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week… Baseball Hall of Fame


  This is not a knock on the greatness of Mariano Rivera as what some perceive as the greatest reliever of all time. The process or more exactly the calling out of voters who didn’t want to vote Rivera in the Hall of Fame on his first try is what raised more than the eyebrowContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week… Baseball Hall of Fame”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Edgar Martinez


I often wondered if Edgar Martinez would get in the Hall of Fame not because he wasn’t a great player, a great hitter but how would the voters view Martinez. Would they view him as a third basemanĀ  turned Designated Hitter (DH) or a great hitter who did both in his career? Whatever their perceptionContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Edgar Martinez”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Ivan Rodriquez


I guess all those rumors for years about Ivan Rodriquez being on steroids wasn’t true after all because the so called guardians of the game who made Mike Piazza wait an extra year to see if there were any truth to the steroid rumors, were very quick to put Ivan Rodriquez in the Hall ofContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Ivan Rodriquez”