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FILE - In this March 6, 2010, file photo, Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Feller tips his hats to fans before a spring training baseball game between the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians in Goodyear, Ariz. Feller, the Iowa farm boy whose powerful right arm earned him the nickname "Rapid Robert" and made him one of baseball's greatest pitchers during a Hall of Fame career with the Indians, has died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010. He was 92. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)
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FILE - In this March 6, 2010, file photo, Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Feller tips his hats to fans before a spring training baseball game between the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians in Goodyear, Ariz. Feller, the Iowa farm boy whose powerful right arm earned him the nickname "Rapid Robert" and made him one of baseball's greatest pitchers during a Hall of Fame career with the Indians, has died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010. He was 92. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)

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