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Maury Wills, Gil Hodges among 10 'Golden Era' Hall of Fame nominees
Maury Wills, Gil Hodges among 10 'Golden Era' Hall of Fame nominees

There is no golden rule when it comes to making baseball’s Hall of Fame. Just lots of opinions and complaints, regardless of how the voting process turns out. In baseball, though, sentiments over who should be allowed into Cooperstown do not always die a quiet death. Players not voted in by the Baseball Writers Assn. of America can still be chosen along with team managers, coaches, executives and umpires by the veterans committee. They divide these into three rotating eras, and this year it is turn for the “Golden Era” (1947-1972). The 10 nominations were announced Thursday and they included two former Dodgers -- Gil Hodges and Maury Wills. The nominees were...

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