SweetSpot: Where does Varitek rank?

With the news that Jason Varitek has decided to retire, many Red Sox fans are thinking back at all the big games and huge Boston moments he's been a part of. It's also a fitting time to think about where Varitek ranks on the all-time list of catchers.

David Schoenfield takes on this topic and recounts Varitek's early-career twists and turns in his SweetSpot blog. To read it, click HERE.

Varitek's Hall of Fame candidacy was voted down by SportsNation, save for Maine:


Was Jason Varitek's career Hall-worthy? - SportsNation - ESPN via kwout