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Maddux, Glavine and Thomas elected to baseball Hall of Fame, Biggio just short

FILE - In this July 30, 1994 file photo, Chicago White Sox's Frank Thomas follows through on a home run against the Seattle Mariners in Chicago. Thomas is among three high-profile players on the baseball Hall of Fame ballot for the first time. The votes will be announced Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/John Swart, File)
January 08, 2014 - 11:10 AM

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas have been elected to baseball's Hall of Fame, while Craig Biggio fell just short.

The results were announced Wednesday.

The trio will be inducted in Cooperstown on July 27 along with managers Bobby Cox, Joe Torre and Tony La Russa, elected last month by the expansion-era committee.

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