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Killebrew memorial: ‘I love you, Junior,’ ‘Charlie, I will always love you, too’

May 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

More than an hour into the public memorial service to honor the late Harmon Killebrew, another of the Minnesota Twins’ Hall of Fame players, Rod Carew, rose from his seat and walked toward the podium behind the pitcher’s mound. Before he spoke a word, his love for his former teammate was evident. Carew paused at a large No. 3 made out of flowers, kissed his hand and touched the slugger’s number. Continue Reading