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Carew runs wild in Twins loss to Tigers

Updated: May 16, 2001, 2:25 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

May 18, 1969

Minnesota Twins second baseman Rod Carew is more than a terrific hitter as he shows today when he goes wild on the bases. After drawing a walk from Detroit's Mickey Lolich in the third inning, Carew and Cesar Tovar, who is on second base, pull off a double steal.

Then Tovar steals home, while Carew remains on second. But he doesn't remain there long, and he steals third, easily beating catcher Bill Freehan's throw. Then for the fourth time this season, Carew steals ...

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