TWINS: Australian native Luke Hughes came a long way to crack major leagues
Published 04/18/2011, St. Paul Pioneer Press / MCT
About a decade ago for Australian Luke Hughes, it came down to choosing between baseball and Australian Rules Football, that combination of soccer, rugby and boxing in a sport as popular Down Under as the NFL is here. Hughes loved it and was good at it. But these days, he's good enough to be on the roster of American baseball's Minnesota Twins.Word count: 1302
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