...is today. He was born in 1940. He quit baseball at a still productive age in the mid 70's because of diabetes. Should have been in the Hall by the early 80's. We all know how fraternal certain places can be. Augusta, Canton, Springfield, and Cooperstown. I guess some people don't "earn their way" until they leave this world and the putzes that dissed them don't have to talk to that person about their "rite of passage'.
Happy birthday Ronnie! And up yours, Hall of Shame.