Category Archives: Twins

Tony Oliva-Hall of Fame or Not?

And here is Tony Oliva, a man with a statue at Target Field. 8 All Star Games-Other players with 8 All Star Games: Duke Snider John Smoltz Nolan Ryan (!) Jim Rice Eddie Murray Ernie Lombardi Catfish Hunter Rick Ferrell … Continue reading

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Jim Kaat-Hall of Fame or Not?

Another one of my favorites in baseball history was Jim Kaat. I loved his name, and he was a commentator too. Why he belongs: Longevity-He pitched from when my mom was 6 until I turned 3. He played 25 seasons. … Continue reading

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Baseball Hall-of-Fame’s Biggest Mistake

What is the Hall-of-Fame’s biggest mistake? Bobby Mathews? Vada Pinson? Tommy John? Jim McCormick? So, before I go any further… Yes, the HOF’s biggest mistake is Pete Rose. There is no debating that. But let’s be honest. Pete Rose messed … Continue reading

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