By now Larry Walker has got to be thinking that Ferguson Jenkins is lonely as the only Canadian in the Hall of Fame. If Walker is elected, does that mean the hosts will play Oh, Canada, as well as the Star Spangled Banner at the induction ceremonies in Cooperstown like they do at National Hockey League games?
In reviewing the list of candidates on the ballot that the Baseball Writers Association of America will vote for by Saturday for the class of 2012, it’s intriguing to match up players’ lifetime statistics. In some ways, Walker is a slightly more recent version of Don Mattingly, with the better stats in his favor where Mattingly comes up slightly short.
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