View Single Post
Old 01-01-2014, 01:37 PM
SephClone89 SephClone89 is offline
WSI High Priest
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Kane County, IL
Posts: 6,192

Originally Posted by WhiteSox5187 View Post
If Mussina played his whole career in Baltimore, would he get any attention for the Hall? I would be willing to bet not.
Originally Posted by TaylorStSox View Post
Bagwell over Frank is just trolling. I always thought of Mussina as very good, but not dominant. He seems like Hall of Very Good.
1) Check the numbers. Mussina and Glavine are near-identical.

2) I personally wouldn't put Bagwell over Frank, but it's a lot closer than you think. Bagwell was a very good baserunner and fielder. Retired earlier than Frank so his counting stats don't quite match up, though.
Attendance Records

2014: 4-8 plus Fenway and HOF weekend
2013: 4-6 plus St. Louis and Milwaukee
2012: 7-4
2011: 6-4 plus NYC parks and Minnesota
2010: 5-6
2009: 2-4 plus Pittsburgh

"Genius is not replicable. Inspiration, though, is contagious, and multiform and even just to see, close up, power and aggression made vulnerable to beauty is to feel inspired and (in a fleeting, mortal way) reconciled."
--David Foster Wallace, () "Roger Federer as Religious Experience"
Reply With Quote