Originally Posted by mzh
Statistically speaking, Bagwell is about as close to Paul Konerko as he is to the Big Hurt, especially when you consider that he played in the offensive boom of the 90s. I think it speaks volumes that Bagwell was only an All Star twice. Hall of Very Very Good, if you ask me.
Yeah, right - Bagwell really benefitted by the offensive boom of the 90's playing half his games in the Astrodome - the worst hitter's park in the Majors - until Minute Maid opened in 2000.
I'm not saying Bagwell should have been first ballot, but he should get in.