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Greg Klein | The Cooperstown Crier Frank Deford, who has written for Sports Illustrated for 50 years, gives the keynote speech at the 25th annual Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture on May 29 at the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Deford spoke about Ernest Thayer's famous poem 'Casey at the Bat,' which was published 125 years ago.