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Former Minnesota Twins pitcher Jack Morris speaks Wednesday during a joint event between the Twins and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at Afton State Park in rural Hastings. Bulletin photo by Mike Longaecker

Former Twin Jack Morris digs in with DNR at Afton tree planting

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HASTINGS -- The remaining bounty of last year's Minnesota Twins pitching was planted Wednesday at Afton State Park.

Twins and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources notables gathered at the park to plant 25 trees as part of the joint "Break a Bat, Plant a Tree" program. The program calls for the state to plant 10 trees for every broken bat caused by a Twins pitcher.


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Michael Longaecker
Mike Longaecker is editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. His coverage includes local crime, legislative activity and prep sports. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker
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