Found February 11, 2012 on Sun Sentinel:
Can’t imagine Logan Morrison rejoiced at the news the Los Angeles Angels signed Albert Pujols instead of the Marlins. He must have at least allowed himself a subtle smile. Had Pujols somehow landed with the Marlins, chances are it would have been him and not Morrison that would be the first player in franchise history to wear No. 5. Through his Twitter account Saturday, Morrison revealed he’ll don No. 5, which the franchise retired before the inaugural season to honor Carl Barger. The first team president in club history, Barger died of an aneurysm during the 1992 Winter Meetings. They chose to retire No. 5 in Barger’s memory because his favorite player was Joe DiMaggio. The number has significance to Morrison as well. George Brett was his father’s favorite player. Tom Morrison, who died of lung cancer after the 2010 season, encouraged his son to model his game after Brett’s, Logan said in Tweet. He added: “I understand what an honor it is 2 have a # unretired. I want 2 thank Mr. Lo...
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