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Not too late to honor George in Hall

Two wrongs make egregious slight if baseball can't even induct Boss posthumously

Updated: November 8, 2010, 3:06 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

On the weekend of July 23-26, the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown will induct Andre Dawson, Whitey Herzog and Doug Harvey.

Good men all, and deserving inductees.

But I defy anyone, New York Yankees lovers and haters alike, to make the case that any one of them -- or, in fact, all three combined -- made a bigger impact on Major League Baseball than George M. Steinbrenner III.

It was only nine days ago, on the occasion of his 80th birthday, when ...

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