Last week on Rosen’s Sports Sunday, we brought you the first part of a special report on the search for the missing foul pole from old Metropolitan Stadium.
The Major League Baseball All-Star Game is Tuesday night in New York and next year, it’ll be at Target Field. The first Twins ballpark to host an all-star game was Metropolitan Stadium, back in 1965. The old Met is now long gone, but many pieces of it remain.
Building the nation’s biggest mall began with patriotic shovels full of dirt back in June 1989. Music played as dignitaries and city leaders dug into the ground of the former Metropolitan Stadium parking lot.
It’s Harmon Killebrew Day in Minnesota Thursday, with his longtime team set for a memorial service to honor the late Hall of Fame slugger.