Stories tagged: Harmon Killebrew
WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2011
Killebrew matched athletic strength with off-field kindness
MINNEAPOLIS – Think of the phrases we use to praise modern-day athletes. They possess “killer instinct.” They “stick the dagger” into the opponent. They display “swagger” and “athletic arrogance.” When …
TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2011, 10:35 A.M.
Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew, 74, dies of cancer
Harmon Killebrew, the affable, big-swinging Hall of Famer whose tape-measure home runs made him the cornerstone of the Minnesota Twins, died Tuesday at his home in Scottsdale, Ariz., after battling …