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Former Giants athletic trainer Nugent dies


SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Former Giants athletic trainer Barney Nugent died of cancer over the weekend. Nugent worked for the team from 1993 to 2003.

Larry Baer, Giants president and chief executive officer, said of Nugent in a statement, "Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Denise, and all those whose lives he touched. We will miss him and always remember him as part of our Giants family."

Chris Haft is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Haft-Baked Ideas, and follow him on Twitter at @sfgiantsbeat. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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