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'Mr. Baseball' Bragan dies at 92

Updated: January 22, 2010, 1:19 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Bobby Bragan, who earned the nickname "Mr. Baseball" and was dedicated to seeing baseball blossom in Fort Worth, died at his Fort Worth home on Thursday night. He was 92.

"On behalf of Major League Baseball, I am terribly saddened today by the passing of Bobby Bragan," Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig said in a statement. "I met Bobby when he was the manager of the Milwaukee Braves and he was a dear friend of mine for nearly 50 years. He had a long ...

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