Tom Glavine’s wife Christine shares her husband’s reaction to Hall of Fame induction call

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Tom Glavine was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday along with Greg Maddux and Frank Thomas. Here’s a reaction shot from the Twitter profile of Glavine’s wife, Christine:

Glavine went 305-203 with a 3.54 ERA and 2,607 strikeouts during his 22-year major league career.

He also posted a 3.30 ERA in 35 postseason starts, but you already knew that by looking at this picture.

Athletics DFA Liam Hendriks

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The Oakland A’s have designated reliever Liam Hendriks for assignment.

Hendriks got blown up for four runs on four hits — two homers — in an inning of work yesterday and the A’s have apparently seen enough. It’s been a rough go if it all around, really, as he’s posted a 7.36 ERA over 13 appearances.

Hendriks, who appeared in 70 games last season, signed a one-year deal last winter to avoid arbitration. The deal is for $1.9 million, so anyone claiming him off of waivers or trading for him will owe him a bit over half of that. Given the durability the eight-year veteran has shown in previous seasons that’s not out of the question, but his ineffectiveness this year, combined with a groin problem that caused him to miss some time, may give suitors pause.