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A Hall of Fame effort -- Known as 'Chief' Bender, the former White Earth resident became one of Major League Baseball's best pitchers

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Cornelius Alexander McGillicuddy knew his baseball.

Considered one of the greatest managers in Major League Baseball history, the legendary Hall of Famer -- known as Connie Mack -- led the Philadelphia Athletics from 1901-1951.

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Over his 50-plus year career, he won five World Series and nine American League pennants.

He was known to have an eye for young talent and knowing exactly how to get the most out of that talent.

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