ESPN.com's Hall of Fame Ballot

Originally Published: January 9, 2009
ESPN.com

ESPN.com has 11 Hall of Fame voters among its contributors, and below are the votes they submitted for the Class of 2009, which will be announced Monday.

To be elected, players must receive at least 75 percent of the BBWAA vote for election. Those in bold received more than three-quarters of ESPN.com's vote:

HOW ESPN.COM VOTED
PLAYER '08 % BO BR HB JCa JCr JSt MK PGa PGo TK TQ VOTES (%)
*Rickey Henderson
N/A
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
11 (100)
Jim Rice
72.2
X
--
X
X
X
X
--
X
X
X
X
9 (81.8)
Bert Blyleven
61.9
--
X
X
X
X
X
--
X
--
X
X
8 (72.7)
Andre Dawson
65.9
X
--
X
X
X
X
--
--
X
X
X
8 (72.7)
Jack Morris
42.9
X
--
--
X
X
X
--
X
--
X
X
7 (63.6)
Tim Raines
24.3
--
X
--
X
X
X
--
X
--
X
--
6 (54.5)
Mark McGwire
23.6
X
X
--
X
--
X
--
--
--
X
--
5 (45.4)
Alan Trammell
18.2
--
--
--
X
--
--
--
X
X
X
--
4 (36.4)
Lee Smith
43.3
--
X
--
--
--
--
X
--
X
X
--
4 (36.4)
Dale Murphy
13.8
--
--
--
--
--
X
--
--
--
--
X
2 (18.2)
Dave Parker
15.1
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
X
--
--
1 (9.1)
*Jay Bell
N/A
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
X
--
--
1 (9.1)
* -- first year on ballot
THE VOTERS
BO = Buster Olney
BR = Brendan Roberts
HB = Howard Bryant
JCa = Jim Caple
JCr = Jerry Crasnick
JSt = Jayson Stark
MK = Michael Knisley
PGa = Peter Gammons
PGo = Pedro Gomez
TK = Tim Kurkjian
TQ = T.J. Quinn