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LaTroy Hawkins says Tommy Kahnle “one of the worst teammates I’ve ever had in my life.”

Former major league reliever LaTroy Hawkins pitched for a lot of teams, two of which were the Twins and Rockies. As it happened, the Twins were in town to visit the Rockies. Hawkins, now a member of the Twins’ broadcast team, told a story on air about he and former teammate Tommy Kahnle got into a fight back in 2014 when the latter was a rookie. Hawkins’ partner, Dick Bremer, tried to create a way for him to sugarcoat what he said, but Hawkins didn’t bite, calling Kahnle “one of the worst teammates I’ve ever had in my life.”

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: May 18, 2017 at 09:17 AM | 9 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. snapper (history's 42nd greatest monster) Posted: May 18, 2017 at 09:28 AM (#5458233)
LaTroy definitely needs to give some more details.
   2. PreservedFish Posted: May 18, 2017 at 09:51 AM (#5458253)
If I recall, LaTroy is totally beloved in the game.
   3. You Know Nothing JT Snow (YR) Posted: May 18, 2017 at 10:00 AM (#5458266)
Not by me, he should never have worn Dan Pasqua's number.
   4. Charles S. is a big fan of Outerbridge Horsey Posted: May 18, 2017 at 10:15 AM (#5458280)
Gotta be about a woman, right? What else would a guy hold a grudge about for this long?
   5. Tom Nawrocki Posted: May 18, 2017 at 11:03 AM (#5458313)
Tommy Kahnle was the Rockies' closer for a week in 2015, when the team burned through about five of them.

If LaTroy Hawkins hates you, you must really be a horrible person.
   6. Dock Ellis Posted: May 18, 2017 at 11:10 AM (#5458324)
He definitely has had a lot of teammates!

I wonder who has had the most teammates in MLB.
   7. Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network) Posted: May 18, 2017 at 11:26 AM (#5458348)
I wonder who has had the most teammates in MLB.

Mike Morgan might be a good place to start looking. 22 years with 13 different clubs, counting his two stints with the Cubs separately.
   8. The Yankee Clapper Posted: May 18, 2017 at 01:58 PM (#5458611)
I wonder who has had the most teammates in MLB.

Anna Benson?
   9. Man o' Schwar Posted: May 18, 2017 at 02:02 PM (#5458619)
Wow, there's a name I haven't heard in a while. I guess she's retired and in the hot/crazy former player's wives hall of fame.

Stick Cindy Sandberg in there as well. We only know Anna threatened to sleep with teammates - Cindy actually did.

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