Allen, Santo and Torre To Get The Call Monday
Published by Scott Jensen on December 7, 2008 11:52 am under Hall of Fame
According to a source close to the situation, the Veteran’s Committee will on Monday announce that Dick Allen, Ron Santo and Joe Torre have been elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
I don’t mean to pick on the Dugout Central guys, but one of the hardest things for bloggers to figure out is that reporting is more than simply repeating something you hear. It’s reason enough for us not to be so darn giddy whenever we hear about newspapers in trouble. Yeah, they have their problems, but they serve an extremely important function too — double and triple checking the stuff we civillians would never bother to check even once — so it’s probably in all of our best interests that we figure out how to bring them into the 21st Century economy.