Twins Talk by Gordy Jones
  • Opening day ceremony at Target Field

    How’s this for Openers? Stories and Photos by Gordy Jones Although the Twins have lost their last three home openers, it’s always a festive day. This year was no exception; the weather was great, and …

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    18 Apr 14
  • Mike herman shown here preparing the players' family tickets at his desk.

    Mike-of-All-Trades Photos and Story by Gordy Jones I love writing about all of the interesting jobs there are in baseball – most of which the general public has never heard of. That’s why, when I …

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    11 Apr 14
  • Executive Chef Pastor Jimenez (left) and Sous Chef Sam Chauhan showing off a couple of their creations.

    Food, Wonderful Food, at Target Field! Stories and Photos by Gordy Jones I do believe the Twins will play much better this year. Maybe they won’t win it all, but they’ll be playing some competitive …

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    03 Apr 14
  • I love being at Hammond Field in the month of March.

    They Always Go Home Photos and Stories by Gordy Jones   Twins relief-pitching prospect Michael Tonkin was sent to Triple A this week, and it was announced that his brother-in-law and roommate, Jason Kubel, would …

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    27 Mar 14
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    I’ve Got to Admit it’s Getting Better!  Story and Photos by Gordy Jones I went to spring training this year with absolutely no expectations of Twins greatness this year. The best part of being a columnist rather …

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    20 Mar 14
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     Winter Ball in Minnesota! Story and Photos by Gordy Jones Major league ballplayers don’t really have an off-season anymore. Immediately after the season is over, most players rest their bodies for a spell, after playing …

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    31 Jan 14
  • Gardy at his press conference.

    Rebuilding a Home Photos and Stories by Gordy Jones I am always looking for a positive spin to put on a bad situation.  The Twins’ second half of their 2013 season was more than a bad …

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    04 Oct 13
  • Our National Anthem as Perfect Game Field.

    A late Summer Evening on the Farm Story and Photos by Gordy Jones With the Twins in the tank, I found myself yearning for some fun baseball. I hopped into my car and proceeded to …

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    13 Sep 13