Body of work should put Dawson in Hall

Without a doubt, peers say Hawk clearly deserves his very own plaque in Cooperstown

Originally Published: January 2, 2010
By Tim Kurkjian | ESPN The Magazine

To fully appreciate Andre Dawson, you had to see him play in his prime, before the horrible artificial turf in Montreal ravaged his knees. You had to see him streak across the outfield on his way to a great catch, make throws that had to be seen to be believed, tear holes in the sky with line drives to all fields, steal bases in crucial situations and slide so violently into a base to break up a double play. You had to see him at work before and after games in the clubhouse, silently leading, ...

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