Peter Nelson

May The 4th Be With You: Fans Celebrate Star Wars Day At Target FieldThe Twins welcomed fans of the classic Star Wars movies to Target Field for Star Wars Day, May 4th -- as in, "May the Fourth be with you."
Twins Blog: All-Star VotingWe here at the Twins Blog are naturally big baseball fans, so we always look forward to the All-Star Game.  All the more so this season because the Mid-Summer Classic is being held at Target Field. One of the joys of baseball's annual honor for the best in the game, is that fans get to play a significant role in selecting who gets play in the game.
Twins Blog: The ArchivesA couple weeks ago, Tracy and I were privileged enough to go somewhere in Target Field where few people have been. We also talked with Clyde Doepner, the Twins curator and perhaps the biggest Twins fan of all time. Oh, and we brought a couple cameras. Enjoy.
Twins Blog: Picking Our Favorite New Foods At Target FieldPeter Nelson and I had the pleasure of eating our way through Target Field's new food tasting event. In keeping with the baseball theme, here’s a line up of our favorites ...
Twins Blog: 2013 TryoutsIt might not seem like it, but the Twins are better now than last season. They will end up with three or four more wins. Baby steps. If my calculations are correct they will be contending for the division title in seven to eight years … give or take six years. Remember the 1992-2001 dry spell?
Twins Blog: Trade WindsKevin Youkilis was in town today to play the Twins. He’s batting second and wearing a new pair of Sox. The Youkilis trade is likely to be the first of many before the trade deadline on July 31st at 5pm (CST).
Twins Blog: Draft DaySomeone asked the question tonight, “why do we care about the draft?” That came after I sent out the Twins press release as “breaking news” about the Twins taking outfielder Byron Buxton as the 2nd pick in the MLB draft Monday night.
Twins Blog: Opening PreviewMLB wanted to do something different this year with the season opener. It was a game to be played hours in the future against the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics while exposing MLB Baseball to new fans a half a world away.
Twins Blog: Elvis Is A Twins FanMy girlfriend and I are on a mini vacation from our regular lives and working on a baseball reconnaissance mission.
Help Send ‘Petey’ And ‘Coley’ On A Baseball Road TripSeven days, three major league stadiums in the Midwest. It may sound like a dream trip for any baseball fan. Your vote could help one Twin Cities couple hit the road.
Twins Blog: The LegendThere’s a good reason why Harmon Killebrew’s statue is located where it’s at on the Target Field Plaza.
Twins Blog: Losing My Soul?I've been a Twins fan my entire life. There is no team that I've followed more closely. In fact there is no other thing in life, that I have no control over, that drastically affects my daily mood. Don't believe me? Ask my girlfriend how the evening after the Twins lost to the Yankees in Game 2 of the ALDS went.