Craig Biggio was sterling player, but not a Hall of Famer
San Francisco Chronicle - about 3 years
For all of the raging arguments surrounding the vote, no one can dispute the fact that it's hard to get in.
[...] not in the class of Don Mattingly, Will Clark and Keith Hernandez, who struck everyone as Cooperstown material at their peak, only to fall short on the longevity front.
[...] not in a league with Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas, who were so deservedly honored this week.
Like rock musicians, players wrapped up their work late - and for a great number of them, including superstars, it was party time.
The Cal football schedule has been released, featuring a great opener (at Northwestern) and one of those inexcusably awful nonconference games (Sacramento State).
Stanford will play UC Davis for no compelling reason, and the Cardinal's other nonconference game (Army) has merit only from a traditional standpoint. ...
OK, everyone, the snap goes to the running back, who will head straight into the line for a gain of 2.
Doug Harris, the East Bay filmmaker who produc
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