Twins Talk by Gordy Jones
  • 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
  • Justin hit this ball out of the park.

    Good Luck Morny! Photos and Story by Gordy Jones   In 2003, I was working in the Twins’ guest services department. Before each game, we would get an update so we would have the latest …

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    06 Sep 13
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    All-Star Tickets, Fun, and Food! Photos and Story by Gordy Jones  Even though the Twins are nearing the end of their third losing season in a row, they have continued to draw some pretty good …

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    04 Sep 13
  • Catching is a dangerous position and last week Joe suffered a concussion.

    Buy a Purse & Things Can’t Get Much Worse Photos and Story by Gordy Jones    I have written about my friend Jim Cunningham in this column before.  He is the Target Field pregame announcer — …

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    23 Aug 13
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    Story and Photos by Gordy Jones Persistence Paid off for Andrew Albers Andrew is from North Battlefield, Saskatchewan, Canada.  He began playing catch with his dad as a toddler, and got into organized ball when he …

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    16 Aug 13
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    Stories and Photos by Gordy Jones Pedro Really Loves Baseball!        Whether the Twins win or lose, there is one player who always has fun. Not that he enjoys losing – far from it! It’s …

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    09 Aug 13
  • Paul Molitor's Hall of Fame swing at the Paul Molitor Classic.

    Photos and stories by Gordy Jones Paul for Ball in St. Paul! I am fortunate enough to have known and made friends with people who are actual baseball Hall of Famers. Once a person’s inducted, …

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    03 Aug 13
  • Tony Oliva got a standing ovation from the fans who arrive to the park early on his birthday.

    Photos and story by Gordy Jones Casey on the Mound! Casey Fien’s pitching talent has been one of the few bright spots in the 2013 Twins season. I knew little about him, so as we …

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    26 Jul 13