Kirby’s 50th Comes And Goes Without Kirby

My weekend trip prevented me from acknowledging that Kirby Puckett would have turned 50 years old on Sunday. The late Minnesota Twins great died from complications due to a stroke a few years ago, but as Dan Simmons of the Chicago Tribune reminds us, he remains an unforgettable figure to this day. A co-worker of…
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While I Was Gone …

I’ve returned after a couple of days spent in the Twin Cities. Here’s a few of the things that happened since I last wrote: The biggest story has got to be the University of Minnesota men’s basketball team pulling off back-to-back upsets of Purdue and Michigan State to advance to the championship game of the Big…
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