Congratulations to Tony Gwynn and Cal Ripken Junior on their induction.
I predict that next season will see Goose Gossage and Tim Raines elected (but keep the faith, Bert).
My predictions on the new additions to the ballot for next season:
Will Get in on the First Ballot:
Will stay on the ballot at least five years:
Will surpass 5% of the vote at least once:
Once and Out:
Brady Anderson, Andy Benes, Dennis Cook,
Delino DeShields, Shawon Dunston, Chuck Finley,
Travis Fryman, Dave Hollins, Chuck Knoblauch,
Jose Rijo, Henry Rodriguez, Lee Stevens,
Todd Stottlemyre, Gregg Swindell,
John Valentin, Randy Velarde, Mark Wohlers.