A total of 50 votes were cast in the opening round of the “Best I Ever Saw” second baseman tournament. Here are the results:
Dick Laba – 21 (42%)
Mike Higgins – 15 (30%)
Tom Blaziewske – 4 (8%)
Brad Breiling – 4 (8%)
Tom Wood – 4 (8%)
Mark Gascoigne – 1 (2%)
Jeff DiCello – 1 (2%)
Mark Pias – 0 (0%)
Because there was a 3-way tie for third and fourth place, there will be five players moving on to the semi-finals.
The voting for the semis will be open until noon on May 17. Once again, the poll is located just to the right of the blog. Remember, if you are using a smartphone, make sure you scroll to the bottom and click on view web version to find the poll.
Until next time…from the booth.