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Yard Goats GM Tim Restall Already Set For Opening Day In Hartford

Yard Goats GM Tim Restall Already Set For Opening Day In Hartford

Tim Restall, the general manager of the Hartford Yard Goats, knows precisely how many days are left until Opening Day at Dunkin' Donuts Park.

"It's hard to believe it is only 113 days away," Restall said Wednesday. "Once we come back to work on Jan. 2, April 13 will be here before you know it. … Once the grass starts peeking out, we'll be ready to play baseball."

And he also knows the significance of April 13 in the annals of Hartford's sports history.

"It's 20 years to the day that the Hartford Whalers [played their last game in Hartford]," Restall said. "It's just the way it worked out with the league schedule, but we'll take...

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