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Really? Tim McCarver is being honored by the Hall of Fame?

English: Former MLB player and broadcaster Tim...
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Between the Jose Reyes news conference, the Marlins spending money like it’s going out of style, and rumors about Ike Davis and Jonathon Niese that I hope Joel Sherman was starting ┬ájust to get a reaction, I almost overlooked this bit of news yesterday.

Tim McCarver won the Hall of Fame’s Ford C. Frick Award, which is given to a baseball broadcaster each year. In the past, it’s gone to legends like Mel Allen, Red Barber, Ernie Harwell, Vin Scully and Bob Murphy.

Can we please hurry up and start baseball season, while I still have some desire for it to return?