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Voters need to open Hall's doors

Voters need to include deserving players like Ryne Sandberg when filling out their Hall of Fame ballots.

Originally Published: December 31, 2003
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Cooperstown may be an idyllic little town of 2,400 tucked away in upstate New York, but it has a serious traffic problem. Deserving Hall of Fame candidates keep coming down the conveyor belt and voters are as overwhelmed as Lucy and Ethel in the chocolate factory.

There's Ryne Sandberg, back for his second year after half the voters somehow passed on the game's greatest second baseman of the '80s and early '90s. There's Alan Trammell, back for his third year because 86 percent of ...

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