Don Baylor, ex-baseball star, dead at 68

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Baseball great Don Baylor, the 1979 American League Most Valuable Player, who played for six teams and later managed two, died Monday morning after a long battle with multiple myeloma, The Austin-American Statesman reported. He was 68.

Baylor, a Texas native, died at 4:25 a.m. at St. David's South Hospital in Austin, his son told the Statesman.