This year marks a new era for the St. Paul Saints baseball team — in two months, they’ll play their first home game in Lowertown. CHS Field was built on the site of the old Gillette factory. The brand new building cost 62 million dollars, but it still honors some old Saints traditions.
The annual state amateur baseball tournament is in the final weekend in Belle Plaine, Minn. and Jordan, Minn. Photojournalist Aaron Goodyear spent the afternoon at that picturesque Jordan ballpark for some good old fashioned hard ball.
On a cold day in December, folks in St. Paul have a reason to think about the boys of summer. And their new field. They unveiled the latest plans for the Saints new ballpark in Lowertown.
The City of St. Paul has started to make way for its newest ballpark along 5th street in Lowertown, near Highway 52.
The City of St. Paul announced Tuesday it has finalized a contract with Ryan Companies to build the stadium that will be the new home of the St. Paul Saints.
“It looks kind of angry from the front.” – Dennis and his Dodge Ram
St. Paul is one step closer to getting a new regional ballpark. Mayor Chris Coleman says he wants a new 7,500-seat sports facility for the Saints.
It’s only April and already the Minnesota Twins have had more rainouts than they did in all of 2010. So, when the Twins have a rainout, do they lose money?
The Minnesota Twins open their season Friday in Toronto and open their second season at Target Field a week from Friday against Oakland. So, if the weather doesn’t warm up much by then, now fans will be a bit better off than last year.
The Minnesota baseball team will play Big Ten home games this season at Target Field.
The Twins takeover has begun in downtown Minneapolis. With playoffs less than a day away, it seems Minnesota fans can’t help but jump in on the talk of the town.
Last year, the New York Yankees christened their billion-dollar ballpark with a World Series title.