Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 3/7/13
By DAVID DORSEY Special to FOXSportsNorth.com FORT MYERS, Fla. Hollywood script writers could be paying close attention to Minnesota Twins first baseman Chris Colabello. As the World Baseball Classic gets under way, Colabello and Twins teammate Drew Butera will be playing for Team Italy. Colabello has come quite a long way since 2006, the last time he played in a big-league spring training camp before being cut by the Detroit Tigers. Until playing last season for Double-A New Britain in the minor leagues, the 29-year-old first baseman had toiled for seven years in something called the Canadian-American Association. Colabello certainly didn't expect to have a clubhouse locker next to four-time All-Star first baseman Justin Morneau, the native Canadian who like Colabello has departed camp for the WBC. "I thought the first day there was a mistake," Colabello said. "But everybody in that clubhouse is awesome. You can't help but smile every day when you walk in and you're in that po...
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