Always honest about PEDs in baseball, Frank Thomas’ tough talk isn’t about to stop now that he’s a Hall of Famer.
Sammy Sosa has gone Biblical, comparing himself to the Prodigal Son who will one day return to Wrigley Field and be reunited with all his fans.
Frank Thomas may have no bigger fan than White Sox play-by-play announcer Hawk Harrelson.
They told him the phone call would come between 11:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. A call Frank Thomas has been dreaming about for as long as he can remember.
But it wasn't coming.
Beyond all the numbers – 355 wins, 3,371 strikeouts, 18 Gold Gloves – here’s another way to measure his career: The outrage over Greg Maddux not getting 100 percent of the Hall of Fame vote.