- NotGraphs Baseball - http://www.fangraphs.com/not -

A Thing Murray Chass Actually Said

Posted By Dayn Perry On January 16, 2012 @ 11:47 am In Naming Names,News About News,Readings | 4 Comments

Blogger Murray Chass, America’s Least Favorite GrandpaTM, is famously promiscuous with his base-and-ball opinions, and his latest gumbo of a dispatch is no disappointment. His masterstroke comes when he recounts why he’s decided not to put the maximum 10 names on any Hall-of-Fame ballot regardless of the candidates’ merits:

Having 10 players enter the Hall at the same time would detract from the honor for each player. In addition, the induction ceremony would take forever and require a break for dinner.

Once more, for championship emphasis:

… and require a break for dinner.

And so …


Article printed from NotGraphs Baseball: http://www.fangraphs.com/not

URL to article: http://www.fangraphs.com/not/a-thing-murray-chass-actually-said/

Copyright © 2011 NotGraphs Baseball. All rights reserved.