Veterans Committee throws it away -- again

Updated: February 28, 2007, 4:35 PM ET
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

Andy Masur, who once had to retrieve Ron Santo's toupee from a hotel room (don't ask), calls me just as he's driving past snow-covered Wrigley Field early Tuesday afternoon. Masur is pissed.

"I just heard," says Masur, who is joining the San Diego Padres' broadcast booth after spending the last eight seasons as part of the Chicago Cubs' WGN Radio team. "How close was it?"

"Five votes," I say.

"Gawd," says Masur, "what more does a guy have to do? That is so wrong on so many levels."

Santo ...

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