Save room for Negro League players

Here's a dozen Hall of 100-worthy of the greatest players of all time

Originally Published: December 12, 2012
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

I understand the premise of ESPN's Hall of 100. The only criteria for our rankings are what the players did on the field and in the major leagues. It's a reasonable approach that is based on complete, authenticated and comparable statistics.

But it leaves out Negro Leagues players, and I feel they should be included. It wasn't their fault they didn't get a chance in the majors; it was the racism of others. And while we do not have major league statistics for reference, the available ...

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