ANTICRIMEDOGGUY: But he never won the MVP and he wasn't THAT great for very long.
In all fairness, McGriff was penciled in as the AL MVP in 1989 until he had a major slump in September that left a bad taste in the voters' collective mouths. After that it turned into Robin Yount winning by default over McGriff and the then-underpublicized Ruben Sierra.
(edited by Blanket Jackson on 22.3.05 1409) "It's floating wicker propelled by fire!"
*sigh* Re: the hat issue The two biggest things I've heard supporting the "B" on Roger's HoF plaque: 1. The HoF has a goal of being accurate to HISTORY. Most of Clemens' accomplishments (save the World Series wins and his 300th win)