Hard Ball: Carl Pavano edition
Not only did Carl Pavano provide fans with one of the most epic ‘staches in memory, he also got it done on the mound.
Pavano helped the Marlins win it all in 2003 and was an All-Star the following season, but after struggling with the Yankees he came to Minnesota and was one of the most reliable starters the club has enjoyed in recent years.
On Thursday morning, Pavano spoke with Hard Ball about that championship for the Fish, the pressure of the stage that is the Big Apple, Game 163 in 2009, Ron Gardenhire and his perception of the Twins moving into 2015 and beyond.
Ladies and gentlemen, we proudly present Carl Pavano: