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Sonnanstine: Memories were great, thanks to fans



Andy Sonnanstine said he leaves the Rays with good memories, especially from the 2008 ALCS clincher, and looks forward to pitching for the Cubs.

"Switching ball-clubs seems to be a growing part of our business these days,'' Sonnanstine wrote in response to emailed questions. "I will always look back fondly upon my memories with the Tampa Bay Rays. As i look forward, i am excited about new opportunities on the

His best memories?

"My favorite memory as a Tampa Bay Ray was during Game 7 of the 2008 ALCS when the final out was made. It was the most intense and joyful moment of my life. To celebrate an accomplishment of such magnitude, for a city that had been patiently waiting a decade to even sniff a pennant, was a truly great feeling. I would also like to thank all the fans and supporters who have positively impacted my life."

[Last modified: Wednesday, January 25, 2012 12:41am]


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