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Hall of Fame slugger Ralph Kiner dies at 91

FILE - In this April 5, 2012 file

FILE - In this April 5, 2012 file photo, Hall of Famer Ralph Kiner waves to the crowd before announcing the New York Mets starting line-up before an opening day baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field in New York. The baseball Hall of Fame says slugger Ralph Kiner has died. He was 91. The Hall says Kiner died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at his home in Rancho Mirage, Calif.WLD (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File) (Credit: AP)

(AP) Ralph Kiner, who slugged his way to the baseball Hall of Fame and then enjoyed a half-century career as a popular broadcaster, died Thursday. He was 91.    The baseball Hall of Fame said Kiner died at his home in Rancho Mirage with his family at his side.    Kiner hit 369 home runs during his 10-year career, mostly with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He made his debut...

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