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Heimlich Manuever applied to Liriano, who's just  swallowed his disbelief. On Tuesday night, May 3, 2011, Francisco Liriano...

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Early Minnesota Twins Snapshots,, Oct. 8, 2011


Pedro Ramos & friend, circa 1961.

Presumably, it's not one of his 
gun-running, contraband buddies

(see story link)
Pedro is the answer to this Twins trivia 
question: who started and won the 
 very first Twins gameon April 11,1961

There's a man. The one everyone
thought made up his name to
sound good for baseball:
Earl Battey

As our old friend at the mic, Herb Carneal , used to say

Blockey of body Battey, before the palms.

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