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(11-21-2012 03:25 PM)ellis2211 Wrote: I am always cautious about the "future HOFers" conversations. I suppose it is fun to project, but I guess I tend to be more of a realist when it comes to HOF talk. I bet nobody thought Fred Lynn would only have 1 HOF worthy season after he was 23 years old. The following players had monster HOF worthy stats until they were late 20's or very early 30's. Check out some of their numbers- I remember the HOF chatter about all of them: Albert Belle, Juan Gonzalez, Carlos Delgado, Shawn Green, Alfonso Soriano, Dale Murphy, Don Mattingly, Pedro Guerrero, Darryl Strawberry, Dwight Gooden, and Will Clark. I think regardless of how they finish their career's I will still enjoy telling my kids about the awesomeness of watching Eric Davis, Mattingly, Bo Jackson, and countless others who were fun to watch and talented players who brought HOF level joy to my baseball experience.