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TWINS TRIVIA: Which two Twins hit grand slams in the same inning?

The Twins were the first American League club to hit two grand slams in one inning. Which batters got it done? A) Kent Hrbek and Kirby Puckett B) Larry Hisle and Rod Carew C) Harmon Killebrew and Bob Allison For the answer, click the headline above...
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On July 18, 1962, Harmon Killebrew and Bob Allison each hit grand slams in the same inning in a 14-3 win over the Cleveland Indians. The homers were part of an 11-run first inning.

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It’s set to be a big Saturday for big Herbie. Before the Twins-Rangers game, Kent Hrbek will have his statue unveiled outside Gate 14 tomorrow at Target Field. The former first basemen will join Kirby Puckett, Tony Oliva, Harmon Killebrew and Rod Carew as the only players with statues outside the ballpark.