Minnesota Sports
  • The late Harmon Killebrew and Tony Olivia

    Twins Talk In the Summer of ‘69 Photos and Story by Gordy Jones   Last week as I sat with Pioneer Press columnist Charley Walters before the Mancini’s Hall of Fame banquet, I glanced at …

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    19 May 16
  • Tour of Target Field

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    18 May 16
  • Darin Mastroianni put in a lot of extra work to make it back to this level.

    Twins Talk Photos and Story by Gordy Jones On the Bright side I walked into Target Field the other day feeling frustrated by the Twins’ recent losses. Then I began thinking: Life’s too short to …

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    12 May 16
  • Kurt Suzuki takes a beating behind the plate.

    TWINS TALKSTORY AND PHOTOS BY GORDY JONES A Few Observations, One Month in! A month into the 2016 baseball season, I have to declare: This is not the same Twins team that I watched at …

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    06 May 16
  • Memories with a Great Twins Writer! –  Photos and Story by Gordy Jones

    TWINS TALK Memories with a Great Twins Writer! Photos and Story by Gordy Jones My love of baseball stems from my relationship with my dad. Some of my earliest memories are from when I was …

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    29 Apr 16
  • Gordy Jones and Dave Winfield at a recent Twins Game.

    Haircuts, Big Hearts, and Reunions Stories and Photos by Gordy Jones While flipping through my car radio stations the other day, I heard an unfamiliar voice say that a pregame $100 haircut was the reason …

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    25 Apr 16
  • A youngster celebrates and "hot dogs" it up before throwing out first pitch for the Kernels.

    OK, Time to Panic! Last week, at the time of my writing, the Twins were 0-4. Being a homer and an optimist, I took an Alfred E. Neuman approach to the situation: “What? Me worry?” …

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    15 Apr 16
  • Dietitian Kate Moran with one of her protégées, Joe Benson.

    TWINS TALK Stories & Photos by Gordy Jones   The Twins have tripped coming out of the gate in their first three games, but there are 158 yet to play. I have watched them work …

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    08 Apr 16