Target Field History
Target Field hasn't been around for all that long, opening in 2010, but that just means that
its best years are ahead of it as it solidifies itself as a staple of the sports scene around Minneapolis. Once you're there
soaking in the vibes of an unbelievable game filled with excitement, you'll understand why this is just one of the places
with an atmosphere that you have to see to believe. Taking over for the Metrodome, Target Field didn't take very long to become
a big-time hit with baseball lovers all over the state. But Target Field isn't just about baseball, as it's also a great place
to catch a concert featuring some of the best musicians you'll find anywhere, with past shows including Kenny Chesney and
Tim McGraw and plenty of other A-list music superstars. You never know who is going to show up on the calendar at Target Field,
making this just one of the places to be if you're looking for liver entertainment in Minneapolis.
Target Field is known as the place to find the Minnesota Twins of Major League Baseball when they're playing
a home game, and thousands of fans pack the stands to see this club take to the field each season. The Twins play in the American
League Central, so fans that attend games at Target Field often see clubs like the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals come
to town. The action is always incredible on the diamond at Target Field, and it should be again this season. Target Field
is set to be the sight of the 2014 MLB All-Star Game, and will also see some fantastic music concerts from big names like
Paul McCartney. Take a look at the schedule to see what else is on tap at this amazing venue.
you've never been to Minneapolis, well, it's probably time to change that. Though it sometimes gets a bad rep for its serious
winters, which are also as beautiful as it comes by the way, this is a city that has tons of culture backing it up. The rich
sports scene includes the Twins of MLB, the Vikings of the NFL and the T-Wolves of the NBA, giving fans plenty to cheer about
from year to year thanks to the unbelievable professional sports talent that is always around the city. But even though it's
obviously great to see the other Minnesota staples as well, it's hard to get any more exciting than watching top-tier game
featuring the beloved Twins. The Twins have become nothing short of icons of the Minneapolis area over the years, and you'll
understand for yourself if you snag a few seats so you can directly be a part of the bench-gripping action.
Target Field is an excellent place to catch a ball game, and it has the ability to hold up to more than
39,000 people. When there is a full crowd in this stadium there is a real electricity in the air that simply can't be topped.
If you've never caught a game at Target Field, then this is the season to change that. You'll be amazed by the electric atmosphere
of this fantastic stadium.
Target Field Trivia
What hometown hero currently plays catcher and first base
for the Minnesota Twins?
The answer is Joe Mauer, who grew up in the area and was selected with the second pick in the
MLB draft years ago.