FanPost

Today is the best day of my A's life..

My all-time favorite player, the best player ever to play the game, the man who made the Coliseum a feared place in the 1980's, the man who singlehandedly disrupted every game he ever played in.... Rickey Henderson... goes to the Hall of Fame today. The player I worshipped as a kid, whose departure I lamented, whose re-acquisition I celebrated, the one player who kept me loving baseball when the rest of the baseball world was going to hell. Rickey Henderson goes to the Hall today.

 

"Billy Ball..A's baseball..."

 

It's gonna be a remarkable year for A's fans. I'll see you all in Cooperstown in August.July!!!

 

Congrats Rickey! David Cross was right when he said about Rickey the Christmas baby..."God got it right the second time!"

 

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Athletics Nation

You must be a member of Athletics Nation to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Athletics Nation. You should read them.

Join Athletics Nation

You must be a member of Athletics Nation to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Athletics Nation. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker