Chris Cannizaro, Jay Payton, Bernard Gilkey, Skip Lockwood, and Greg McMichael? Who cast those votes? And why? I remember McMichael as being second only to Mel Rojas as "worst Mets reliever" until Rich Rodriguez somehow came along...I'm also really surprised that Armando Benitez has more votes than Billy Wagner...have we already forgotten how awful Benitez was in the clutch?
"They put me in the Hall of Fame? They must really be scraping the bottom of the barrel!"
-Eppa Rixey, upon learning of his induction to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Motafy (MO-ta-fy) vt. -fied, -fying 1. For a pitcher to melt down in a big game situation; to become like Guillermo Mota. 2. The transformation of a good pitcher into one of Guillermo Mota's caliber.