A crowd estimated at about 50,000 gathered on a sun-splashed day to honor six former players. Enshrined were Chipper Jones, Jim Thome, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman and former Detroit Tigers teammates Jack Morris and Alan Trammell.
Jay Sarkar from WLNS TV6 joins Al Martin on today's "Current Sports." Sarkar talks about his Ann Arbor roots and provides his thoughts on the MSU football team's run to the Cotton Bowl. Al also discusses the news of Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza becoming the newest inductees of the Baseball Hall of Fame. The show closes on news concerning Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson, as he contemplates retirement.
Al Martin invites Bob Every, Chairman of the Greater Lansing Area Sports Hall of Fame and baseball aficionado, to chat about his thoughts on the baseball Hall of Fame announcement tonight. The MSU men's basketball team is also touched on.