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Lance Berkman

Fat Elvis and the Hall of Fame

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 04.02.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Lance Berkman, known as among other things Fat Elvis, retired this week ending a 15 year career in which he was for many years one of the top hitters in baseball. Berkman is a strong candidate for most overlooked great player of his generation, but is also a symbol of the problems facing the Hall of Fame.

The Hall of Fame Expansion Era Ballot

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

As part of the increasingly complicated Hall of Fame selection process, there are five players on the expansion era ballot-Davey Concepcion, Steve Garvey, Tommy John, Dave Parker and Dan Quisenberry.

Steroids Aren't the Only Problem Facing the Hall of Fame

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 03.17.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Keeping people out of the Hall of Fame because of suspected or real connections to steroids may or may not be wise, but keeping people out because the voting rules have not changed to fully recognize expansion is not.

Cardinals Pull April Fools' Prank

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.02.2012 | Sports

As Texas Rangers backstop Mike Napoli recently learned the hard way, Major League Baseball is full of pranksters. Therefore, it's no surprise that a g...

Jordan Schultz

Behind The Scenes With Albert Pujols, Tony La Russa and Mark McGwire

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.25.2011 | Sports

The Huffington Post recently caught up with the St. Louis Cardinals, going all-access inside the clubhouse and in the dugout during their series with ...

The Teams You Expected to Improve at the Deadline Did

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

A couple weeks ago, the Rangers surprised everyone by grabbing Cliff Lee ahead of the Yankees. Then yesterday rolled around, and we were reminded the same old teams were going to be the big wheeler and dealers, anyway.