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Twig rejoins the Ft. Worth Cats for the 2009 baseball season, his 61st season in professional baseball.
He has been in uniform longer than any other living person. He was signed by the Chicago Cubs in 1948 and has been a player, coach, or manager every season except 1974, when he took the year off to manage his late father's bar.
On June 27, 2005, while managing the Cats, Twig made history when he turned 80 and joined Connie Mack as the only octagenarian managers in history. That same season, he