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Continued: Souhan: Morneau appreciates his chance at a championship

  • Article by: JIM SOUHAN , Star Tribune
  • Last update: September 3, 2013 - 11:11 AM

“I can’t really say I regretted it. Obviously, it was unfortunate, but sometimes bad things have to happen to you before you realize how good you have it.”

Monday, Morneau went 0-for-3 with a walk, but his new team beat the Brewers 5-2, taking a one-game lead over the Cardinals in the NL Central. As painful as his departure may have been and as uncertain as his future may be, he’s healthy and playing for a contender.

“What I’ve learned,” he said, “is that every day as a big-leaguer is a good day.”

 

Jim Souhan can be heard weekdays at noon and Sundays from 10 to noon on 1500 ESPN. His Twitter name is @SouhanStrib. • jsouhan@startribune.com









 

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