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Hall of Famer Deacon White

Might as well get to know the only baseball player who will be enshrined in 2013

Updated: July 8, 2013, 3:13 PM ET
By Steve Wulf | ESPN.com

Better hands than Mike Piazza -- even without a glove. Played four more positions than Craig Biggio. Never any hint that he used ox-brain elixir. His mustache puts Jack Morris' to shame. The original leadoff hitter.

Just trying to help here. I'm throwing out some possible slogans to drum up interest in James Laurie "Deacon" White, the only player who will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in July. On the theory that when life gives you lemons, you make ...

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