Kirby Puckett, whose shining baseball career was cut short by physical problems, dies after suffering a stroke at age 45. The affable outfielder led the Minnesota Twins to two World Series titles and is a member of the Hall of Fame. He was a 10-time All-Star and won six Gold Gloves. William Wilcoxen of Minnesota Public Radio reports.
Stroke Claims Baseball Hall of Famer Puckett at 45
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