Friday, September 19, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Justin Timberlake is the nephew of Clearwater Threshers GM John Timberlake

Talk about burying the lead...

Justin Timberlake is the nephew of Clearwater Threshers GM John Timberlake

Talk about burying the lead...

I was passed a link to a piece on MLB.com about the 'N Sync photo in which they were all wearing Phillies jerseys and at the very bottom was this line:

The plot thickens. A hat tip to commenter Adrian Martinez, who informs us that Justin Timberlake is the nephew of John Timberlake, GM of the Clearwater Threshers.

WAIT WHAT!?

More coverage
 
Box score: Padres 7, Phillies 3
 
VOTE: Was Papelbon's punishment strong enough?
 
Follow the Phillies: Download our FREE Pro Baseball app!
 
POLL: When will the Phillies be contenders again?
 
WATCH: Daily fantasy baseball updates
 
WATCH: Latest Phillies highlights

And it is apparently true, as Larry Shenk, VP of Alumni Relations with the Phillies wrote a few years back.

There you have it. Mystery solved.

Smash, SMASH, SUH-MASH!

About this blog
Pattison Ave. offers an eclectic mix of news and nuggets about Philadelphia sports and beyond. Live chats, analysis, random thoughts, viral videos, odds and ends -- you'll find it all here.

Jonathan Tannenwald Sports Producer
Brian McCardle Sports Producer
Justin Klugh Sports Producer
Jerry Gaul Sports Producer
Vaughn Johnson Sports Producer
Michael Kaskey-Blomain Assistant Sports Producer
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
Stay Connected