Tavish wrote:OK, that makes sense. I was thinking banned from being elected.
Mantle and Mays for taking jobs at casinos.
All four (Joe and Pete) for gambling related offenses. Sorry BB haters, there is no precedent for banning based on trying to become a better player in ways others do as well.
Fri, 17 March 1985 Commissioner Peter Ueberroth reinstated Hall of Famers Mickey
Mantle and Willie Mays. The two Hall of Famers had been banned from
associating with major league baseball due to their employment with Atlantic City casinos.