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Breaking News: Baseball great, Kirby Puckett Dead at age 44...

Discussion in 'Sports Forum' started by Mike McK, Mar 6, 2006.

  1. Mike McK

    Mike McK New Member

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    Kirby Puckett died Monday evening as the result of a stroke suffered Sunday afternoon.

    More as this develops.
     
  2. AF Guy N Paradise

    AF Guy N Paradise Active Member

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    I always liked Kirby and loved it when he lead the Twins with victories over the Cardinals and the Braves in the WS.

    I understood he got nearly to 400 pounds... he must have really just let himself go. I hope he knew Jesus.
     
  3. PastorSBC1303

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    That is very sad, I enjoyed watching him play.
     
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    PastorSBC1303 Active Member

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    Wow, I just saw a recent video of Kirby at a golf outing and I hardly recognized him. He had put on a lot of weight.
     
  5. rbell

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    He was accused of making sexual advances on a lady a few years back (after his retirement)...I hated to hear about that...whatever happened to those charges? (It seemed like I heard they were dropped, but I'm not sure)
     
  6. Convicted by the Spirit

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    I will always remember him hitting the homerun that won game 6 against Atlanta in the early 90's.
     
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