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Frank Thomas still in awe of Hall of Fame selection

...The 6-foot-5, 240-pound former slugger received 83.7 percent of the vote from members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America and will join Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine as players inducted into the Hall this summer."It was a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-03/frank-thomas-still-awe-h
Bobby Cox, Greg Maddux tour Hall of Fame together

...Fame's expansion-era committee in December. The 47-year-old Maddux was chosen in January by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.Maddux pitched 11 years for the Braves while Cox was Atlanta's manager. They will be inducted during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-24/bobby-cox-greg-maddux-to
Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas elected to baseball hall of fame

...their second appearances on the ballot, Clemens dropped 2.2 percent in voting by senior members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America, Bonds dropped 1.5 and Sosa from just over 5 percent.Bonds, baseball's career home run leader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-08/greg-madduxtom-glavinean
Columnist Dan Le Batard gives away his Hall of Fame vote

...inside the cathedral we've made of sports."There were 571 ballots cast by senior members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Le Batard is a longtime columnist for the Miami Herald.Le Batard said he expected to be stripped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-08/columnist-dan-le-batard-
For former White Sox slugger Frank Thomas, Hall of Fame election a 'gigantic moment'

...Wednesday to the Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. He was picked on 478 of 571 ballots by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, more than enough to get in and ease any fears he had of being overlooked."I never really paid attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-08/former-white-sox-slugger
Cox, Torre, La Russa elected to Hall of Fame

...meetings. They will be inducted July 27 in Cooperstown, N.Y., along with any players chosen by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine, 300-game winners, are among the newcomers to the writers' ballot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-09/cox-torre-la-russa-elect
McCutchen, Cabrera win MVP awards in landslides

...comfortable gap over Mike Trout.McCutchen received 28 of the 30 first-place votes from members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.The 27-year-old with the long, flowing dreadlocks led a baseball revival in Pittsburgh, where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-14/mccutchen-cabrera-win-mv
Clayton Kershaw, Max Scherzer win Cy Young awards

...25-year-old lefty with a big-breaking curve drew 29 of 30 first-place votes from members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America in results released Wednesday. Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals was picked first on one ballot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-11-13/clayton-kershaw-max-scherzer-win-
Fernandez, Myers named Rookies of the Year

...class this season, and the precocious Miami Marlins pitcher received 26 of 30 first-place votes from a Baseball Writers' Association of America panel in results announced Monday.Myers won the American League prize after the Tampa Bay slugger put...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-11/fernandez-myers-named-ro
Carlos Beltran named Roberto Clemente Award winner

...WRITERS: LaVelle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star Tribune is the first black reporter to head the Baseball Writers' Association of America.The 48-year-old Neal was elected Saturday at the BBWAA's World Series meeting to succeed Susan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-26/carlos-beltran-named-rob