Killebrew was 'Paul Bunyan with a uniform on'

  • Article by: LA VELLE E. NEAL III , Star Tribune
  • Updated: May 18, 2011 - 12:19 PM

MLB colleagues remembered the iconic Minnesota Twin for his towering home runs and gracious demeanor.

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twkoopMay. 17, 1110:40 AM

Harmon Killebrew will always be my hero!! Peace to the Killers family!!

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ovie3420May. 17, 1110:41 AM

RIP Killer. A great baseball player, an even better person. Target Field won't be the same without you there on opening day...

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playatommieMay. 17, 1110:42 AM

It's sad to see the passing of a real American hero. A genuine role model for all Americans.

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dmulville72May. 17, 1110:42 AM

Peace be to you Mr. Killebrew and deepest sympathies to the entire Killebrew family.

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muskiedogMay. 17, 1110:42 AM

Early memories as a kid and Harmon being the one you wanted to hit the ball like. Sorry for the loss.

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Flash_GordonMay. 17, 1110:43 AM

Rest in peace, Harm.

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ropedinMay. 17, 1110:45 AM

God Bless!

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nohaterMay. 17, 1110:45 AM

It was a good fight Killer and you obviously knew when to give in and get some comfort. Regards to the family.

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RacfguyMay. 17, 1110:45 AM

RIP, #3

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chrislottsfMay. 17, 1110:45 AM

Harmon, you were one of the good guys. I have great memories as a kid meeting you in the parking lot at the old Met. You were great with the kids. Thanks for that. God Bless...be at peace

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