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Picture of the Day: Meet your dad, Josh Willingham

Apr 25, 2012, 5:47 PM EDT

OK, this is pretty cute. Josh Willingham, who’s away from the Twins on paternity leave, welcomes his son into the world:

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I predict the kid will be terrorizing left-handed pitchers by 2035.

  1. jimmymarlinsfan - Apr 25, 2012 at 6:08 PM

    Welcome little hammer!

  2. Jeremiah Graves - Apr 25, 2012 at 7:51 PM

    Dude has forearms so big they should be fivearms!

  3. umrguy42 - Apr 25, 2012 at 9:31 PM

    Well, I didn’t look like I was shouting at him, but I had a similar scene just this morning, welcoming my first son into the world as he was delivered by c-section…

    • umrguy42 - Apr 25, 2012 at 9:35 PM

      (I should add, I’m holding him in my arm, and typing this with my other hand. And I will raise him to be a right and proper Cardinals fan. His grandma and great-grandma have already gotten him his first Cards gear ;p)

    • dlf9 - Apr 26, 2012 at 7:52 AM

      Congrats! There is no better feeling in the world than the satisfaction of being a good parent. Mine are closer to Josh Willingham’s age than to his son’s, but I still remember the wonderful feeling of welcoming them into the world and then watching them grow into the special people they are. I hope you can have the same fortune.

  4. stercuilus65 - Apr 25, 2012 at 10:51 PM

    “I’m gonna eat you up little baby, get in my belly!”

  5. mgflolox - Apr 26, 2012 at 2:34 AM

    Okay, I haven’t been in that spot in a little over 11 years, but I can still remember feeling like my feet weren’t even touching the ground at that very moment. Well done Mr. & Mrs Willingham!

  6. drama419 - Apr 26, 2012 at 8:08 AM

    Congrats Josh, now go hit me some HR’s

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