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Larry Walker announced in NY Wed. his HoF plaque would depict a Rockies cap & fellow new electee Derek Jeter - asked at the end of the news conference what he takes most pride in - said, "I'm most proud I was a Yankee," adding it was all he ever wanted. The career-long Yankee said he isn't thinking about the unidentified voter who deprived him of a unanimous tally. The Hall confirmed that several years ago its board turned down a writers association proposal to reveal all votes.

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Eli Manning will hold a news conference Friday to announce his retirement, sources tell ESPN's Dan Graziano and Jordan Raanan.

Wednesdays with Leah

Don La Greca is joined by Leah Hextall to talk about the latest hot streak by the Blue Jackets and the Panthers. Plus, some of your tweets get answered!

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The Mets are close to naming Luis Rojas as their new manager. Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen told reporters Wednesday that the team is close to finalizing a multi-year deal to make Rojas their manager. Rojas would replace Carlos Beltran, who parted ways with the Mets on Thursday after being named as a key participant in the 2017 Astros' sign-stealing scandal.

BBTN: 2020 HOF Class Reaction

With Derek Jeter and Larry Walker making up the 2020 Hall of Fame class, Buster and Tim Kurkjian discuss Jeter's legacy, Walker's emotional reaction, the need for transparency from the voters, if Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens will ever make the cut, Nolan Arenado's standing with the Rockies and more (8:05). Plus, a laundry list of Bleacher Tweets on the HOF elections and the sign-stealing scandal (29:40).

1927 Yankees diary

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  • Immerse yourself in the 1927 Yankees

    "The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.