A yes for Mac, but with plenty of trepidation

Mark McGwire's Hall of Fame candidacy is definitely up for debate, but at this point he deserves to be elected.

Originally Published: March 25, 2005
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

Would I cast a Hall of Fame vote for Mark McGwire?

I would.

And not just because I once used to tell people that chronicling McGwire's home-run rampage in 1998 was the best story I ever covered.

No, I would vote for Mark McGwire because this is a much more complicated question than people want to make it.

I can't say I feel good about the thought of casting that vote. I wish I knew more than I know right now. And I have a feeling I will know more about ...

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