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Grounds crew paint football lines and numbers on the grass at Target Field in Minneapolis in preparation for this Saturday's St. Thomas vs. Saint John's football game, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. (Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press)
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
6 hours 53 min ago
September 17, 2017
Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer (7) hits a grand slam in the fifth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday, Sept. 17, at Target Field. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Twins' Mauer ups average to .306 with three-hit game against Blue Jays
September 17, 2017 - 8:15pm
American League pitcher Glen Perkins (15) of the Minnesota Twins throws against the National League during the ninth inning of the 2015 MLB All Star Game at Great American Ball Park. The American League all stars won 6-3. Photo courtesy of Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
Twins activate former All-Star closer Perkins
August 17, 2017 - 11:33am
August 13, 2017
Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer (7) fields and throws to for the out during the first inning against the Houston Astros at Target Field on May 29. (Marilyn Indahl / USA TODAY Sports)
Twins' Joe Mauer poised to join rare Gold Glove company
August 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 11, 2017
Lightning season ends against Fort Ripley
August 11, 2017 - 3:30am
August 10, 2017
Front row, from left: Chase Larson, Josh Lelwica, Sammy Pfeiffer, Daltin Ackerman, Dylan Mesenbrink, Owen Seidl and James Brennan. Back row: Head Coach Jed Klein, Assistant Coach Dave Ackerman, Dylin Ackerman, Cameron Anderson, Zachary Sjoblad, Marcus Klein, Carter Embree, Austin Meister, Wyatt Huber and Assistant Coaches Brad Mesenbrink and Dave Anderson.
Junior legion team named consolation champs
August 10, 2017 - 6:00am
August 7, 2017
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The Nisswa/Crosslake Junior Legion Team. Front row, from left: Daltin Ackerman, Marcus Klein, Sam Pfeiffer, Dylan Messenbrink, Josh Lelwica, Owen Seidl and Dave Anderson. Back row: Jed Klein, Austin Meister, Adam Casanova, Cam Anderson, Zach Sjoblad, Chase Larson, Dylin Ackerman and Dave Ackerman. Not pictured: James Brennen, Carter Embree, Wyatt Huber and Dan Seidl.
Junior Legion team takes District 9 title
August 7, 2017 - 9:00am
July 28, 2017
Baseball: Nisswa Legion team eliminated
July 28, 2017 - 4:30am
July 27, 2017
Twins swap catcher Murphy for setup pitcher Moya
July 27, 2017 - 7:03pm
July 20, 2017
Nisswa pitcher Kyle Schaible throws to home in the second inning of the Lightning's game against Fort Ripley Sunday, July 16. Dan Determan/Echo Journal
Rebels rock Lightning 10-0 - Nisswa wins over Aitkin by forfeit
July 20, 2017 - 10:30am
July 13, 2017
Logan McElfresh pitched the first 5.2 innings for the Lightning on Saturday, July 8, allowing seven hits and striking out five batters.
Lightning win two of three
July 13, 2017 - 4:00am
July 6, 2017
Lightning lose two straight
July 6, 2017 - 7:30am
June 23, 2017
Minnesota Twins catcher Jason Castro (21) slides into home safely as Cleveland Indians catcher Roberto Perez (55) loses control of the ball during the second inning at Progressive Field on Friday, June 23. (Ken Blaze / USA TODAY Sports)
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
June 23, 2017 - 10:14pm
The Nisswa-Crosslake Junior Legion team. Front row, from left: Josh Lelwica, Dylan Messenbrink, Owen Seidl, James Brennen, Marcus Klein and Jed Klein. Back row: Brad Messenbrink, Dave Ackerman, Dylin Ackerman, Sam Pfeiffer, Cam Anderson, Austin Meister, Dan Seidl and Dave Anderson. Not pictured: Zach Sjoblad, Tyler Manley, Chase Larson, Adam Casanova and Daltin Ackerman. Submitted Photo
Crosslake-Nisswa wins Fargo tournament
June 23, 2017 - 6:00am
June 17, 2017
Lehman named team MVP for Patriot baseball
June 17, 2017 - 6:00am
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