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Cincinnati Reds second baseman using Twitter to connect with fans -- and on the field

Updated: June 16, 2011, 5:11 PM ET
By Amy K. Nelson | ESPN.com

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- It's a Friday afternoon in late March, and Rachel and Dave Zahniser sit nervously in a hotel lobby, their eyes darting, looking to the door constantly. Is this real -- will their host show? And how are they supposed to act if he does?

Rachel clasps her hands as Dave shakes his head, thinking about how, in the early-morning rush to the airport, he forgot his cellphone in Kentucky. "Stupid," he says. Rachel and Dave, huge Cincinnati Reds fans, are waiting for second ...

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