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This is the service level at target field and down here there's not a lot of people who get the walk through those doors right there off limits to.
Pretty much everybody -- of players and staff.
Except last couple of days a VIP guest of manager Ron Gardner Myers who's been basically.
-- the red carpet treatment.
I just -- say -- -- -- the coach of the twins you know.
And then I got a response.
For Logan Hastings and the manager of the twins it really.
Given that simply he fired one to me I answered it and we've been.
Got to Chet never sensible what happened between -- email a few years ago -- now seen Logan out shaking batting practice.
-- hanging on the dugout -- stretching out with -- hour.
Is a far more complex journey.
It's kind of like he's my second father you know we just.
Ever since -- deploy we start talking.
Logan a lifelong twins fan who grew up in New Hampshire and is based in Kentucky.
Said his -- this is he was being deployed to Iraq in the army.
This soft spot for -- who grew up as an army -- we've got a pretty good over here and there's a reason when Logan got back in 2010 is when he was first invited to target field -- guardians -- -- got to toss out the first pitch.
But he was about to be deployed again so guardian gave him a gift.
Sent back to Afghanistan I gave my -- and I told -- -- condition and you -- the -- activists.
You brought it back the other day showed -- -- -- had a lot of dust on it.
When he gave -- the glove he didn't know that.
-- that was gonna take that glove.
And keep it basically.
Everywhere he went and when he was hit over there by the big IE -- back eleventh right here.
And it has.
IED dust on it.
And now he was able to return with regard he's -- -- show -- -- his purple heart.
Getting the thanks from players through what he's done a VIP guests through these first three home games.
There are a lot of soldiers like Logan but guard is helping this particular one keep.
It just speaks a lot of Ron -- higher as a person.
He's real and they knew the open up a lot to him and hear different things and -- me years to see you know put -- Put -- smile -- -- face.
When Logan gets his medical discharge some time next year he's gonna move back to the Twin Cities he says that we can -- on the twins in person and his dream job would be to work.
Right here at target field on the grounds crew.
And I think he's got some connections to maybe make that happen.
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