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Dubya won't get this vote

No matter your politics, President Bush should not be enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Originally Published: August 26, 2002
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Baseball's all-time hits leader is not eligible for the Hall of Fame but the man who traded away Sammy Sosa is.

That's right. While Pete Rose remains on baseball's permanently ineligible list, President George W. Bush is among 60 non-players being considered this month by a screening committee for inclusion on the Hall of Fame veterans' ballot. I'm one of the Committee members who must pick exactly 15 people (no more, no less) from those 60 by the end of the week. The 15 we choose will have ...

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