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Trevor Hoffman isn't a Hall of Famer?

Closer's lack of postseason saves should not keep him out of Cooperstown

Originally Published: January 12, 2011
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

If Trevor Hoffman isn't a Hall of Famer, then Jennifer Hudson can't sing, Kobe Bryant can't shoot and Leonardo DiCaprio can't light up the big screen.

If Trevor Hoffman isn't a Hall of Famer, it's time to evict all the closers from Cooperstown right now -- Rollie Fingers, Hoyt Wilhelm, Goose Gossage, Bruce Sutter, Dennis Eckersley … kick them all right out of town.

I've spent the morning trying to digest some of the hemming and hawing on Hoffman's Hall of Fame credentials, ...

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