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Hall ceremony full of tears, wisdom

Six legends share their hearts, memories before large Cooperstown crowd

Updated: July 28, 2014, 3:25 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Greg Maddux joked about how he always got a chuckle watching his catchers take foul balls off the mask. Tony La Russa summarized his feelings about baseball with the observation, "The more you learn, the more you love it. And the more you love it, the more you want to learn.'' And Frank Thomas cried -- a lot.

Induction day at Cooperstown is always an emotionally charged event, and the 2014 ceremony will go down as some of the most jam-packed in history. A crowd ...

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