One of the perks of covering the Orioles is that we have easy access to Jim Palmer, a Hall of Fame pitcher who, unlike some other great players, has no problem speaking his mind.
I talked to Palmer on Wednesday after he deplaned in Southern California – he will be presented with the Professional Baseball Scouts’ Foundation’s lifetime achievement award on Saturday in Los Angeles – about the Baseball Writers' of America Association failing to induct anyone into this year’s Hall of Fame class, including Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens.
As always, Palmer had plenty to say – and said it straight from the heart. Here’s Palmer on various aspects of the voting
On no one...