"I liked him. He snapped the ball out in left field, a rocket. Really quick feet over there, quick action. A live body, for sure. Took some good rips up there.” Twins Manager Ron Gardenhireon his one-game fill-in Eduardo Nunez. Nunez is normally an infielder, and was purchased from the New York Yankees because of his greater proficiency as a hitter over the incumbent Twins SS, Pedro Florimon. Time is likely ticking on the Florimon Era as the starter.

Lost Met Stadium

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[LAST UPDATE: APRIL 22, 2013]

Photo trio to follow: fans deconstruct scoreboard, final professional game at Met, Vikings vs K.C. Chiefs, Sunday, Dec. 20, 1981 (Football Ref.).






Field in desolation, circa 1984.
The gentleman who posted this photo described this scene as:
 "If you are a Twins fan, this is like seeing your granny lying in the street with her arms and legs chopped off." -John McNab/Flickr