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  • 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
  • Even with his ailing heart, Rod Carew continues to mentor young players. As for his health, he decided to use his misfortune to save others lives. You will hear about "The Heart of 29" soon.

    Twins Talk March in Paradise Story and Photos by Gordy Jones Baseball spring training is a wonderful time of the year, especially if you are coming from a northern state. You leave a frozen tundra …

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    01 Apr 16
  • It was announced at TwinsFest that Torii Hunter and John Gordon will be inducted to the Twins Hall of Fame.

    TWINS TALK Story and Photos by Gordy Jones The Twins’ Way!! When a baseball player signs a contract to play with the Minnesota Twins, he usually is also agreeing that he will make a visit …

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    04 Feb 16
  • Kirby looks over at his great friend Dave Winfield on the stage in Cooperstown, at their induction ceremony in 2001.

    As I write this, the Twins are three-fourths of the way through the 2015 season, they are above .500, and they still have a chance to win a wild-card playoff spot. This season has been …

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    27 Aug 15
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    Twins Talk Photos and Stories by Gordy Jones On My Soapbox; Just Have Fun! Everyone says the Minnesota Twins have some of the best fans in baseball. For the most part, that is true. They …

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    20 Aug 15