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From a Twins game to boot camp — before the game was over

Former U.S. Marine Chris Sauro Jr. discusses “The Twins Platoon,” his book about the Vietnam War. Sauro was one of 150 enlistees who, in June of 1967, were sworn in during a Minnesota Twin’s baseball game and then flown out to boot camp before the game ended. Twins announcer Dick Bremer interviews Sauro about the history behind the book.

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