Here’s your daily dose of sweetness:
A father missed his son’s major league debut and first hit on Wednesday night in Toronto because he was making connections in Minneapolis.
So he settled for seeing his second game on Thursday night.
The kid stroked two doubles for the old man’s entertainment.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories.