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Metroploitan Stadium I

Jim Gentile

Jim Gentile Hits

Two Grand Slams

May 9th, 1961

1962 Jack Kralick

No Hitter:

Jack Kralick

8-26-62

vs. Kansas City Royals (1-0)

Tony Oliva

A.L. Rookie of the Year

Tony Oliva (MIN)

1964

1965 AS

July 13th, 1965

National League 6

American League 5

1965 WS

Dodgers Defeat Twins

Win World Series 4-3

October 14, 1965

Minnesota Twins

A.L. Rookie of the Year

Rod Carew (MIN)

1967

Ron Perranoski

A.L. Fireman of the Year

Ron Perranoski (MIN)

1969

Jim Perry

A.L. Cy Young Award

Jim Perry (MIN)

1970

Ron Perranoski 2

A.L. Fireman of the Year

Ron Perranoski (MIN)

1970

Freddie Patek

Cycle:

Freddie Patek (KCR)

vs. Minnesota Twins

July 9th, 1971

1971 Harmon Killebrew

500th Home Run:

Harmon Killebrew

August 10th, 1971

Cesar Tovar

Cycle:

Cesar Tovar (MIN)

vs. Texas Rangers

September 19th, 1972

Bill Campbell

A.L. Fireman of the Year

Bill Campbell (MIN)

1976

Mike Cubbage

Cycle:

Mike Cubbage (MIN)

vs. Toronto Blue Jays

July 27th, 1978

John Castino

A.L. Co-Rookie of the Year

John Castino (MIN)

1979

Mike Marshall 3

A.L. Co-Fireman of the Year

Mike Marshall (MIN)

1979

Metropolitan Stadium Flagpole

Metropolitan Stadium Flagpole

Moved to Target Field

2009

Metropolitan Stadium Home Plate

Home Plate Marker

at Mall of America

Killebrew MOA

Harmon Killebrew Tribute

at Mall of America