Joe Mauer wears number 7
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January 08, 2019 - 9:15 am
The date is set. The Twins will officially retire Joe Mauer's uniform number 7 on Saturday, June 15th before the team's night game at Target Field against the Kansas City Royals. Further details about the event are not finalized, although the Twins will be giving out special caps the with number 7...
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The new batters eye at Target Field
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January 07, 2019 - 10:42 am
The Twins believe they got it right this time. Ballclub officials announced Monday plans to install a "living wall" of sea-green juniper plants on the batter's eye beyond the center field wall at Target Field. This is where pine trees were planted in 2010, only to be removed before the next season...
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December 18, 2018 - 4:25 am
Here's a unque stocking-stuffer idea: Twins tickets . For Opening Day, 2019. For the first time since the Twins moved to Target Field, the team is selling home opener tickets before the new year. The tickets go on sale starting at 10 Tuesday morning. The Twins' first game of the 2019 regular season...
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Unveiled home plate marker
December 11, 2018 - 7:45 am
The Metrodome is gone, but it won't be forgotten. The Metropolitan Sports Facilities Authority now has a bronze marker at US Bank Stadium to show where home plate was located in the former home of the Twins. The plaque was officially dedicated on Tuesday, with former Twins first baseman Kent Hrbek...
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Jonathan Schoop joins the Twins
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December 07, 2018 - 5:05 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Second baseman Jonathan Schoop and the Twins agreed to a $7.5 million, one-year contract on Thursday, another step in an offseason remake of Minnesota's infield. Schoop's deal would allow him to earn a $100,000 performance bonus for reaching 600 plate appearances, plus additional...
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Twins spring training home
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December 04, 2018 - 8:02 am
Tickets to Twins Spring Training exhibition games are now on sale. You can purchase the tickets on the Twins' website or by phone. Also, on Thursday, tickets go on sale for TwinsFest, which takes place the weekend of January 25th at Target Field. Twins pitchers and catchers report to Ft. Myers, Fla...
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Twins infielder Ehrie Adrianza
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November 30, 2018 - 11:21 am
Infielder Ehire Adrianza and the Twins agreed to a $1.3 million, one-year contract, a raise of $300,000, while the team planned on signing first baseman C.J. Cron to a one-year, $4.8 million. The Twins also decided not to offer a contract to Robbie Grossman, ending the outfielder's three-season...
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October 25, 2018 - 3:01 pm
31 years ago today, the Minnesota Twins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 at the (very loud) Metrodome. Fank Viola was named MVP and the celebration was on all over the Upper Midwest, and especially on the streets of downtown Minneapolis. WCCO Radio was there during the game and after to talk to...
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