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Tommy Lasorda among those to congratulate Mike Piazza, Ken Griffey Jr.

ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 24: Ken Griffey Jr. #24 of the Seattle Mariners takes batting practice before the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on April 24, 2009 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California. The Mariners won 8-3. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images) PORT ST LUCIE, FL - FEBRUARY 27: Mike Piazza #31 of the New York Mets poses for a portrait during Mets Photo Day on February 27, 2005 at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 24: Ken Griffey Jr. #24 of the Seattle Mariners takes batting practice before the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on April 24, 2009 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California. The Mariners won 8-3. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images) PORT ST LUCIE, FL - FEBRUARY 27: Mike Piazza #31 of the New York Mets poses for a portrait during Mets Photo Day on February 27, 2005 at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza are baseball's newest Hall of Famers.

After the initial shock, amazement and joy wear off, both superstars are going to have to return a lot of texts and voicemails.

Among the congratulatory notes on Twitter:

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Congratulations to @mikepiazza31, an outstanding ballplayer and a great man. #HOF2016 pic.twitter.com/kLqzBONSsE

— Tommy Lasorda (@TommyLasorda) January 6, 2016

#congratulations to Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey . Next year will be Bagwell's.

— Billy Wagner (@wagsk13wjs_e) January 7, 2016

Congrats to Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey Jr. On their selection to the HOF.. Well deserved.. Welcome to the family

— Tom Glavine (@Tom_Glavine) January 6, 2016

Congrats to Mike Piazza! I love to have another catcher on board! @MLB @Mets

— Johnny Bench (@Johnny_Bench5) January 6, 2016

Congrats to #GriffeyJr on the #HOF ! Amazing memory when I faced him in my 1st ST. 7th inning, they anncd his name and I thought holy s***!

— Justin Verlander (@JustinVerlander) January 6, 2016

Juniors ball cap has to be backwards on his plaque right? #HOF2016

— Bryce Harper (@Bharper3407) January 6, 2016

Congrats to one of my child hood idols! #HOF #MikePiazza #ShowGoat @mikepiazza31 pic.twitter.com/SJnhWSicmb

— Jp Arencibia (@jparencibia9) January 6, 2016

3 people...Raise your hand if you didn't vote for JR. Then slap yourself with the other..

— Adam Eaton (@AdamSpankyEaton) January 7, 2016

Congratulations to Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza. Extremely honored to have called one a teammate and competed against the other. #HOF

— Brandon Morrow (@2Morrow23) January 7, 2016