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Hall of Fame Case: Joe Nathan

Joe Nathan is one of baseball’s more underrated relievers of the century, despite being a dominant reliever most of his career. This is year one for him on the Hall of Fame ballot. Through a little over 135 ballots known, he still needs 16 more votes to stay on for a second season.

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Hall of Fame Case: Jonathan Papelbon

Jonathan Papelbon makes his debut on the Hall of Fame ballot this year. Relievers generally don’t get much love from the BBWAA, so let’s take a look at Papelbon’s case and see if he will be elected.

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Hall of Fame Case: Billy Wagner

Wagner’s time seems to be running out but with four years more on the ballot and nearly a 30 percent increase over the last three years, can he make a push for induction in the last part of his candidacy?

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MLB Hall of Fame Ballots from PTST Experts

The Baseball Hall of Fame will announce its 2021 class on Tuesday night at 6 p.m. EST on the MLB Network. With that in mind, a few of our baseball writers came together to give their favorite picks that should be voted into Cooperstown this year.

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Hall of Fame Case: LaTroy Hawkins

LaTroy Hawkins pitched for 21 years and 11 teams in his career. He gets on the ballot for the first time this year. Let’s take a look at the big righty’s career.

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Leandre: Top 10 Hall of Fame Cases for 2020

Jordan Leandre makes the case for 10 players to be inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

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HOF Case – Billy Wagner

This is the first installment of an ongoing series where we will look at the candidates for the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame in 2019. Billy Wagner was a dominant closer and this will be his fourth year on the ballot. Can he garner enough support for induction?

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