Despite some late drama, the Twins crafted a 6-5 victory over Detroit to top off a night of celebration in front of an announced crowd of 33,700 at Target Field.
The Twins will try to cool off dominating Dodgers.
Don't rule out the Twins trading for Jaime Garcia just yet.
The Twins and Tigers today are wrapping up a three-game series at Target Field. Adalberto Mejia is on the mound for the Twins.
Righthander pitched into the eighth inning on Saturday to help Twins win.
Recapping the Twins' 6-5 win over Detroit on Saturday at Target Field.
The Twins survived Detroit's five-run eighth inning to win 6-5 on Saturday at Target Field.
During the 1988 All-Star Game visit to Cincinnati, then-Twins manager Tom Kelly couldn't say no to checking out Secretariat.
The Twins and Braves could still swing a deal for the lefthanded starter, but they will to come up with another prospect to put in the deal.
Whether Braves lefty Jaime Garcia ever wears a Twins uniform or not, the prospective deal has established an objective that Derek Falvey made explicit Friday.
Retiring former manager Tom Kelly's number 10 in 2012 wasn't enough. Now he has the eighth statue on the plaza outside Target Field.
Inconsistent ace Ervin Santana had another one of those games Friday, getting pulled in the fourth after allowing a pair of home runs to Victor Martinez.
Miguel Sano, with two hits Friday, seems to be over whatever brief post-All-Star slump afflicted him last weekend.
A look back at Friday night's game.
The statue of the manager for the Twins' two World Series titles is the eighth outside the stadium in Minneapolis.
The Twins open a three-game weekend series with Detroit tonight at Target Field with Ervin Santana on the mound. Meanwhile, the Twins will send Byron Buxton and Hector Santiago on rehab assignments, perhaps as early as this weekend.
Medical issues are being explored by the Twins. Garcia has had an injury-plagued career, including surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome in 2014.
From the lowest point in baseball's minor leagues in the Gulf Coast League, Twins' No. 1 draft pick Royce Lewis already has his sights set on Target Field.
Royce Lewis is the name everyone is focused on right now, but the first draft for Derek Falvey and his front office could ultimately be judged on its depth.
The Twins are celebrating the 30th anniversary of their 1987 World Series championship this weekend. Thursday night, the boys of that long summer convened.