Originally Posted by TaylorStSox
I wonder if he'll be the last of the defensive only hall of famers. Imo, he's a lock despite hitting over. 300 only once with no power.
Some aren't convinced by his HOF case, actually. His supporters cast him as the 90s equivalent of Ozzie Smith, but some of the numbers suggest that Vizquel's glove was nowhere near Smith's.
Myself, I'm on the fence.
plus St. Louis and Milwaukee
plus NYC parks and Minnesota
plus PNC Park in Pittsburgh
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