John Swol

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Name: John Swol
Date registered: January 6, 2012
URL: http://twinstrivia.com/

Latest posts

  1. This Day in D.C. Baseball History — January 6, 2014
  2. Former Senator pitcher John Francis (Jack) Kralick passed away — September 20, 2012
  3. Former Senators Don Mincher passes away — March 5, 2012
  4. Camilo Pascual elected to Twins Hall of Fame — January 29, 2012
  5. This Day in Twins/Senators History – January 6, 1967 — January 6, 2012

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Jan 06

This Day in D.C. Baseball History

Haynes, Joseph

Twins Executive Vice President Joe Haynes suffered a heart attack while shoveling snow at his Hopkins , Minnesota home on January 6, 1967 and died at the age of 49. Haynes was signed by the Washington Senators as a free agent in 1937. During spring training in 1938 Haynes met and became smitten with Thelma …

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Sep 20

Former Senator pitcher John Francis (Jack) Kralick passed away

jack kralick

One of the original Minnesota Twins, pitcher John Francis (Jack) Kralick who was born on June 1, 1935 in Youngstown, Ohio passed away at his home in San Blas, Mexico on September 18 at the age of 77. The Chicago White Sox signed Jack Kralick prior to the 1955 season after Kralick had played baseball …

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Mar 05

Former Senators Don Mincher passes away

MINCHER today

Donald Ray Mincher a former Minnesota Twin and baseball lifer in every sense of the word passed away yesterday in Huntsville, Alabama after a lengthy illness at the age of 73. Mincher was signed by the Chicago White Sox as an amateur free agent prior to the 1956 season and in the process passed up …

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Jan 29

Camilo Pascual elected to Twins Hall of Fame

Pascual, Camilo 1955 Topps

The Minnesota Twins announced yesterday that former pitcher and five-time All-Star Camilo Pascual has been elected to the club’s Hall of Fame. Pascual will become the 24th member of the Twins Hall of Fame when he is inducted during a special on field pre-game ceremony July 14, when the Twins host the Oakland Athletics at …

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Jan 06

This Day in Twins/Senators History – January 6, 1967

Haynes, Joseph

Joseph Haynes, who had been an all-star American League pitcher, brother-in-law of Twins owner Calvin Griffith and Twins vice-president passed away of a heart attack after shoveling snow at his Hopkins, Minnesota home at the age of 49. Haynes had a 14 year big league career as a right-handed pitcher for the Washington Senators (1939-1940, …

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