In a sign that the Baseball Writers Association of America’s landscape is continuing to change, Sean Foreman, the creator of Baseball-Reference.com has gained inclusion into the BBWAA. In making Foreman a member, the definition as to who falls within the parameters for inclusion into the BBWAA further evolves.
Foreman is not specifically known as a writer, although he has recently published work on The New York Times, and blogs on Baseball-Reference. However, his contributions in terms of statistical information has been at the core of countless articles in mainstream and alternative media.
Institutions that also gained inclusion into the BBWAA include AOL Fanhouse, which includes writers such as Ed Price Jeff Fletcher, as well as the St. Louis Globe-Democrat.
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