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Sports MN Quiz: Who did the Twins trade away to obtain Joe Nathan?

Today's Sports MN Quiz question is so easy, even Denny Hocking would get it right. For the answer, click on the headline above.
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Nathan was traded to the Twins from San Francisco in a lopsided deal engineered by G.M. Terry Ryan. The Giants sent Nathan along with pitchers Boof Bonser and Francisco Liriano in exchange for catcher A.J. Pierzynski and cash.

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