The Hall of Fame shut its doors to the living last year. That was a metaphor, or so we were told. No breathing inductees, and down the slippery slope to irrelevance.
Nonsense then, absurdity now.
One year after the Baseball Writers’ Association of America didn’t elect anyone, the Hall of Fame is poised to welcome what might be the largest induction class in its 75-year history.
Greg Maddux will be elected when the tally of the votes is announced today,…