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Former Twins baseball players Harmon Killebrew and "Mudcat" Grant talk about the 1965 season

Jun 9, 1995
John Rabe, Harmon Killebrew, James Timothy "Mudcat" Grant

Players Mudcat Grant and Harmon Killebrew were both on the 1965 Twins team. They remember that season and how it unfolded. Killebrew talks about an injury that almost kept him from playing and the current baseball strike. Mudcat reveals how he got the nickname "Mudcat".

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In 1961, Minnesota gained its first professional sports team when the Washington Senators moved to Metropolitan Stadium in Bloomington and became the Minnesota Twins.The team enjoyed relatively quick success, winning the American League pennant in 1965 behind the hitting of Tony Oliva and Harmon