Athletes who served in the military

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Hall of fame baseball player Hank Greenberg served in the U.S. Army Air Forces during WWII. He served as a captain and spent 45 months in the military, longer than any other major league player.

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Yahoo! Sports would like yo salute the athletes who put their careers on hold so that they could help protect our freedom.

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