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Lee MacPhail, oldest Hall of Famer, dies at 95

Updated: November 9, 2012, 6:03 PM ET
Associated Press

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Lee MacPhail, the longtime baseball executive who ruled in the celebrated Pine Tar case and later became part of the only father-son Hall of Fame pairing, has died. He was 95.

He was the oldest Hall of Famer, and he died Thursday night at his home in Delray Beach, Fla., the shrine said Friday.

"There's not much I haven't done off the field other than commissioner," he said during a 1985 interview with The Associated Press when he retired after 4 1-2 decades in ...

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