Minnesota Twins unveil Hrbek statue at Target Field

The bronze statue of the former first baseman is now outside Gate 14. Bloomington-native Kent Hrbek joins Rod Carew, Calvin Griffith, Carl and Eloise Pohlad, Kirby Puckett, Harmon Killebrew and Tony Oliva.
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The bronze statue of the former first baseman is now outside Gate 14. Bloomington-native Kent Hrbek joins Rod Carew, Calvin Griffith, Carl and Eloise Pohlad, Kirby Puckett, Harmon Killebrew and Tony Oliva.

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