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The Naming of The Twins: Nov. 26, 1960

On this day 54 years ago, Calvin Griffith announced his decision to name the new Minnesota franchise that was relocating to the Minneapo...

Sunday, January 9, 2011

1969 Minnesota Twins Yearbook -Rich Reese, "Twins Twinkler"

Further proof that the Met Stadium area dining experience was at once rural / bourgeois & cosmopolitan.

For you out-of-towner, city slickers this VERY regional set of ads adorning and augmenting Rich Reese must strike you as disconcerting, if not charming or quaint. And no, I do not recall seeing bovine herds strolling through the old Met during our sojourns there in the 1960's and '70s.

To Quote Hall Of Fame broadcaster Herb Carneal : "So long, everybody!" - TT

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