Originally written February 07, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
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The Minnesota Twins held their TwinsFest the last weekend in January, where fans and players (past and present) meet and participate in activities baseball and /or Twins related.   Apparently not ALL the news coming out of that homage to all things Twins is wonderful. Aaron Rupar of the Minnesota Star-Tribune reports that the injury sustained by Anthony Swarzak was the result of rowdy play amongst teammates at a post-festival party Friday night, January 25. "Some of the fellas got together on that Friday night (Jan. 25), and they started wrestling around a little bit. It was just horseplay," general manager Terry Ryan said. "Anthony apparently [took an] impact, and ultimately, he cracked a couple of ribs." He did not name the other participants.  Swarzak is expected to miss a month.  Evidently, this group spent the day wowing the kids who came out to meet them, and the night acting like kids themselves. Follow @mlbinjurynews !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.mlbinjurynews.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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