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  1. Jim Kaat and the 1965 Opener (players arriving by helicopter)

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ID:	1095I get a regular e-mail from Richie Decker with "legal blasts" related to
    baseball. He had this, Opening Day memories, from Jim Kaat that includes
    the 1965 Opener:

    Blog #27 - New Legal Blasts (and Unrelated Baseball Opening Day Memories)

    In 1965, I was scheduled to start against the Yankees. I left for the
    park in Minnesota, but there was a huge traffic backup. I got out

    Updated 05-31-2012 at 09:11 PM by stewthornley

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