Perkins' Twins ticket deed goes viral

  • by: Phil Miller , Star Tribune
  • Updated: May 1, 2013 - 7:21 AM

DETROIT – Glen Perkins stopped on his way to Target Field on Sunday to refill his gas tank. As he stood next to the pump, he began reading his Twitter feed on his phone, and noticed a plaintive tweet from a Bemidji State student, addressed to him. He answered the tweet, accessed a players-only website — and became a media sensation.

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