TWINS: New Hall of Fame inductee Blyleven to have jersey number retired
Published 01/28/2011, St. Paul Pioneer Press / MCT
The Minnesota Twins announced on Thursday they plan to hold Bert Blyleven Day, when Minnesota hosts the Texas Rangers on July 16. The Twins announced at their annual Diamond Awards they will retire their No. 28 jersey to honor the rangy pitcher with the big curveball who made his big-league debut with the Twins in 1970 at the age of 19.Word count: 501
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.