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Phillies, Braves honor Jim Fregosi

Updated: March 5, 2014, 4:23 PM ET
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- With a black tablecloth draped over an empty press-room table, his straw hat sitting in his favorite seat, and his friends, family and former teams gathered along the baselines, the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies honored the late Jim Fregosi in a 12-minute pregame ceremony Wednesday.

Fregosi, 71, died Feb. 14 after suffering a series of strokes while on a Major League Baseball Alumni cruise in the Cayman Islands. He spent 53 years in professional baseball as ...

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