More Than 6 Weeks Out, Target Field Gets Ready For Opening DayTarget Field’s head groundskeeper, Larry DiVito, says 2020 has been going smoothly so far, in part because snow is a good insulator and it arrived to Minneapolis before any ice.
First Avenue Night, Pride Night, And 'Sesame Street' Day: Twins Announce 1st Wave Of Theme GamesThe rest of the 30 announced theme nights include a variety of fan favorites, including nights in collaboration with local universities, nights marking pop culture touchstones like "Star Wars," Peanuts and the Grateful Dead, and nights focusing on fundraising for cancer awareness.
Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale For Twins' 2020 SeasonThere's still a lot of residual excitement over the Twins, coming off a decisive division win in 2019.
Twins To Extend Fan Safety Netting At Target Field AgainThe new netting now extends 85 feet further from its past end point down the left field line and an additional 65 feet down the right field line.
Twins: Perez's Option Declined; Odorizzi Gets Qualifying OfferThe Twins have declined a $7.5 million option on left-hander Martin Perez and made a $17.8 million qualifying offer to All-Star right-hander Jake Odorizzi. Perez will receive a $500,000 buyout as part of a contract agreed to last winter that paid him a $3.5 million salary this year.
Over 250 Twins Fans Watch Game 2 At Target Field, Spirits Remain HighDespite the team being on the road, hundreds of Twins fans treated tonight like a home game at Target Field. The stadium gave free access to fans at the Bat & Barrel restaurant and Delta Sky Club Level, with fans only needing to pay for food and drinks.
Gregorius, Yankees Stagger Twins Again, Lead ALDS 2-0Didi Gregorius hooked a slump-busting grand slam during a seven-run third inning and the New York Yankees pummeled the Minnesota Twins again, cruising to an 8-2 victory Saturday for a 2-0 lead in their AL Division Series.
Average Playoff Ticket Prices In Minnesota? $183 ... In The Bronx? $411Tickets to the games at Target Field are significantly cheaper than those taking place at Yankee Stadium in New York.
Minnesota Twins Power Past Kansas City Royals 12-8Nelson Cruz hit his 400th career home run, Miguel Sano connected twice and the Minnesota Twins powered past the Kansas City Royals 12-8 Sunday. Minnesota piled up six runs in the first inning and rolled from there after starting the day with a four-game lead over Cleveland for first place in the AL Central.
Cave, Cruz Drive In 2 Runs As Twins Beat Tigers 8-3The Minnesota Twins are baseball's new home-run kings, but that hasn't been the reason they've won two of three games against the Detroit Tigers this weekend. The Twins homered once in a 13-5 win on Friday, hit six in a 10-7 loss on Saturday to pass the 2018 New York Yankees' record, then won 8-3 on Sunday without hitting a ball out of Comerica Park.
Minnesota Twins Break MLB Single-Season HR Mark With 268The Minnesota Twins have surpassed the single-season major league home run record of 267 set by the New York Yankees last year. The Twins made history when Nelson Cruz went deep in the eighth inning at Detroit on Saturday night, hitting the 268th home run.
Coon Rapids-Andover Celebrates Back Home After Little League World Series RunDozens of parents, grandparents and fans lined up as the kids were driven into Sand Creek Park on two fire trucks.
#RallySquirrel Works In Twins' Favor Tuesday Night Against White SoxOn the instant replay Tuesday night, you could see it run through Max Kepler's legs on its way to the dugout.
Polanco, Twins Top Rangers 6-3 For 1st 4-Game Sweep Of TexasJorge Polanco cleared the bases with a tiebreaking triple in the eighth inning, helping the Minnesota Twins to their first-ever four-game sweep of Texas with a 6-3 victory over the Rangers on Sunday. Polanco's two-out liner to the gap in right-center field off Emmanuel Clase (0-2) followed the hard-throwing rookie getting a strikeout and groundout after putting runners at second and third with no outs.
Coon Rapids-Andover Team Geared To Win Little League World SeriesCoon-Rapids Andover is the first team from Minnesota to get to the Little League World Series since 2010, a huge achievement and rare opportunity.