Cool Lessons From Hall of Fame Day

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Five thoughts on Sunday's Hall of Fame induction of second baseman Roberto Alomar, starting pitcher Bert Blyleven and general manager Pat Gillick:

1. Baseball's father-son story continues. The bond between fathers and sons has long been celebrated in the game and especially in the last few weeks, with the sad but touching story of the Rangers fan who died while trying to catch a baseball for his son; Tigers catcher Alex Avila made his first All-Star team with his father as the club's assistant general manager; the Yankees fan who caught the home run that was Derek Jeter's 3,000th hit was immediately grabbed by his father for protection; and New York's Robinson Cano winning the Home Run Derby with his father, Jose, as his chosen...

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