Ex-Met Pelfrey gets punked by Twins

March, 25, 2014
3/25/14
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VIERA, Fla. -- Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire and pitcher Glen Perkins played a good joke on Wichita State alum Mike Pelfrey. Gardenhire convinced Pelfrey he had been invited to give a pep talk by phone to the Shockers (then-undefeated) basketball team. Instead, it was Perkins and other Twins teammates on the other end of the line.

Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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