Proud Papa

By WEEK Sports

August 3, 2011 Updated Aug 4, 2011 at 8:06 AM CDT

Peoria Native Jim Thome needs just 3 more home runs to reach a Major Milestone. Thome has 597 home runs in his 20 year major league career. While Jim doesn't like to talk about the upcoming Milestone a couple people close to him are more than willing to share their thoughts.