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Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tom Glavine gets up from a news conference at Turner Field on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Atlanta. Glavine, former Braves teammate Greg Maddux and Frank Thomas were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tom Glavine gets up from a news conference at Turner Field on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Atlanta. Glavine, former Braves teammate Greg Maddux and Frank Thomas were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday. (AP Photo/John Amis)

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