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Father's Day crossword puzzle

Baseball and Father's Day is a great combination. To celebrate dad's special day, I offer you this "Father's Day"-themed crossword puzzle for you to enjoy. You can also solve the puzzle online here or print out a PDF.

Across

1. Checked out

6. Hale

9. "Let's ___"

13. 1964 AL Rookie of the Year

14. Father Vern and son Vance

15. Adorable one

16. 1990s Mets/Astros reserve infielder Tim ____

17. Singer DiFranco

18. 1944 AL homerun leader Nick ____

19. Pitched perfect game on Father's Day 1964

21. Former Connecticut men's basketball coach Jim ____

23. "So ___ me!"

24. ____ Saunders, frequently collaborated with Jerry Garcia

25. No longer edible

28. Aaron ___, won 82 games from 1997-2001

30. Paul ___, 1st-round pick of Pirates in 2003

35. Jason ___, longtime Denver Bronco

37. Classic pencil-and-paper game

39. Ancient kind of alphabet

40. This might require only one out

41. Stirrups

43. Will of "The Waltons"

44. Gives forth

46. "Better Call ___" ("Breaking Bad" catchphrase)

47. It's a long story

48. Earl Weaver's post-argument status, frequently

50. Wagered

52. Father Thornton and son Don

53. Take into custody

55. Morse T

57. Mastermind

61. Post-baseball career of 19-Across

65. Character in David Morrell novels that were adapted into films

66. "Much ___ About Nothing"

68. Throat dangler

69. Less cordial

70. Father Pinky and son Milt

71. Father Bobby and son Barry

72. Father Gus and son Buddy

73. "Star Trek" rank: Abbr.

74. Online money

Down

1. Lifetime .366 hitter

2. Father Felipe and son Moises

3. Billboard

4. Outfielder known as "Dewey"

5. ____ Rucker, former lead singer of "Hootie and the Blowfish"

6. Jolly Roger, for one

7. ____ Krol, made MLB debut with Nationals this month

8. Not once, but ____

9. His final game came on May 30, 1935 with the Boston Braves

10. "Beetle Bailey" dog

11. In ___ of

12. ____ Sakata, Orioles' Opening Day SS between Mark Belanger and Cal Ripken

15. Last place

20. Demands

22. Pitcher has only so many "bullets" in this

24. Eric ____, former NFL punt returning great

25. Assail

26. "Remember the ___!"

27. Father Ron and son Ike

29. British "rest stations"

31. Holds close

32. "The Bad News Bears" actress

33. Feudal lord

34. Father Hal and son Brian

36. Victims of 19-Across' perfect game

38. Gull-like bird

42. Its preferable to do this feet-first

45. Pie chart part

49. Trammell and Whitaker, e.g.

51. River in a Strauss waltz

54. Jose Molina does this really well to a pitch

56. Devastation

57. Home, slangily

58. Pennant ____

59. Middle name of Brandon Phillips

60. The brother in "Am I my brother's keeper?"

61. Some beans

62. Bill Parcells' nickname

63. Cutlass, e.g.

64. Impulsive

67. HOFer ___ Brouthers

(Answers below)

Diane Firstman runs the Value Over Replacement Grit blog.