’09 HOF Voting

Finally Jim Rice made the Hall of Fame.
Everyone knew Rickey Henderson would be voted in, but it was in question for Rice.

Jim Rice Stats:

Home Runs 382
RBI’s 1,451
.298 Batting Average
8 All-Star Game selections
1 MVP Award

Rickey Henderson Stats:

Stolen Bases 1,406
Runs 2,295
Walks 2,190
Hits 3,055
Times on Base 5,343
10 All-Star Game selections
1 MVP Award

Final Voting

539 Votes cast, 405 needed

Rickey Henderson 511 94.8%
Jim Rice 412 76.4%
Andre Dawson 361 67.0%
Bert Blyleven 338 62.7%
Lee Smith 240 44.5%
Jack Morris 237 44.0%
tommy John 171 31.7%
Tim Raines 122 22.6%
Mark McGwire 118 21.9%
Alan Trammell 94 17.4%
Dave Parker 81 15.0%
Don Mattingly 64 11.9%
Dale Murphy 62 11.5%
Harold Baines 32 5.9%

Off The Ballot

Mark Grace 22 4.1%
David Cone 21 3.9%
Matt Williams 7 1.3%
Mo Vaughn 6 1.1%
Jay Bell 2 0.4%
Jesse Orosco 1 0.2%
Ron Gant 0
Dan Plesac 0
Greg Vaughn 0

Until then, see ya in Cooperstown!

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One thought on “’09 HOF Voting

  1. juliasrants January 13, 2009 at 7:13 pm Reply

    It is a great time for Red Sox Nation Joe!

    Julia
    http://werbiefitz.mlblogs.com/

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