This means that 1.5 percent of the 545 voters did not for Cal.
Here’s my suspected explanation for why these 8 people did not select Ripken on the first ballot:
- 3 of the 8 were under the influence of various prescription and “non prescription” medications.
- 1 of the 8 have never watched Ripken play.
- 4 of the 8 … are clinically insane.
Cuckoo. Cuckoo. Cuckoo.