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Thu, 1999-09-09

On September 9, 1999, Hall of Famer Jim “Catfish” Hunter dies from ALS at the age of 53. One of the game’s most respected players, Hunter played on five World Championship teams with the Oakland A’s and New York Yankees…

 

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