Slick-fielding third baseman Scott Rolen was elected to baseball’s Corridor of Fame on Tuesday with 5 votes to spare above the 75% wanted. The seven-time All-Star and eight-time Gold Glove winner earned induction in his sixth look on the poll, picked on 297 of 389 ballots forged by the Baseball Writers’ Affiliation of America for 76.3%. A participant wanted 292 votes for election. He grew to become the 18th third baseman elected to the Corridor, the fewest of any place. Rolen will be part of Fred McGriff, elected final month by the modern baseball period committee, because the inductees at Cooperstown on July 23.
, 2023-01-24 16:54:00