longtime p-d scribe rick hummell received this year's Spink Award from the BBWAA, earning a spot in the Baseball Hall of Fame.
much as i grew up listening to buck and shannon, i grew up reading hummell and broeg in the afternoon sports section. three of those four guys are now in the Hall. . . . . .
awesome. congratulations, rick.
Update [2006-12-6 11:16:32 by lboros]: here's a picture of the cardinal manager wearing a rabbit costume. . . . . courtesy deadspin.