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#1 LimestoneBaggy


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Posted 22 October 2013 - 12:11 PM

You can view the page at http://twinsdaily.co...r=2412-On-Faith

"I lurk so hard, you thought I was a DJ." Limestone Baggy


"In order to have a testimony, you have to have a test." Teddy Bridgewater

#2 Mike Sixel

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Posted 23 October 2013 - 08:14 AM

Nice. Very nicely written.

I don't know, it is a site to discuss sports, not airline safety.....maybe we should take it less seriously?

#3 IdahoPilgrim


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Posted 23 October 2013 - 09:04 AM

This gets my vote for blog post of the year.

Thank you.

#4 B Richard

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Posted 23 October 2013 - 07:58 PM

Thanks a lot for this- very refreshing.

#5 Don't Feed the Greed Guy

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Posted 23 October 2013 - 10:16 PM

This gets my vote for blog post of the year.

Thank you.

I agree, and not one mention of WAR.

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 12:59 PM

Great read, thanks.

It reminds me that couple weeks ago, my daughter, who is six, and I were watching the Pirates in the playoffs. She recognized Morneau immediately -- she has his jersey. Liriano was pitching, so I pointed out he was a former Twin as well. We enjoyed a couple innings together, but over the course of the those innings I explained "playoffs" and why the Twins weren't playing.

A few days later, I had the playoffs on again and she told me, "Mauer's not going to be a Twin much longer is he?" Baffled by where this comment came from, I reassured her that he'll likely be a Twin almost until she becomes a teenager.

I then asked why she thought that, and she said, "All the good players go play for other teams."

It made me realize not just how long ago 1991 was, but how long ago 2009 feels, too.