MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Twins brought a taste of Target Field to a little league game Wednesday night in St. Paul, giving kids the experience of a lifetime.
Ford Field was the site of a playoff game between the Highland Ball Club’s A’s and the Brewers — with a little extra flair.READ MORE: Fight Breaks Out At Eastern Carver County School Board Meeting
âThey approached me with this opportunity. I decided to take it,â said Twins pitcher Taylor Rogers.
It’s also the Minnesota Twins Youth Game Takeover.READ MORE: Police Seek Public's Help Identifying Menards Armed Robbery Suspect
“The exact idea is â¦ bring Target Field to these kids, give these kids the big league experience,â said Stephanie Johnson of the Twins Community Fund.
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“Itâs just our chance to give these kids â¦ a really cool experience that theyâre never going to forget,â Johnson said.