Shelby Miller

Mark McGwire gets new shot at Hall of Fame

Mark McGwire gets new shot at Hall of Fame

Mark McGwire is getting another swing at the Baseball Hall of Fame. The former slugger who admitted using steroids joins former commissioner Bud Selig, the late New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, former Dodgers pitcher Orel Hershiser and manager Davey Johnson, and five others on the Today’s Game Era ballot to be considered for election. 

The ballot is part of changes to the election process announced by the Hall in July. It includes five players, three executives and two managers who made their biggest impact from 1988 on. Harold Baines, Albert Belle, Will Clark, Lou Piniella and John Schuerholz round out the list of 2017 candidates. Voting is Dec. 5; to be...

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