Hirschbeck rooting like Hall for Alomar
NEW YORK -- Andre Dawson has been waiting for years. For Roberto Alomar, it was the first time on the ballot.
Players get nervous on the day each year that the Baseball Writers' Association of America announces voting for the sport's highest honor: the Hall of Fame.
"I'm positive that it's going to happen this year," Alomar said Tuesday, a day before this year's totals were to be announced by the BBWAA.
Edgar Martinez, Barry Larkin and Fred McGriff also were new to the ...
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