- Address: 1 Twins Way, Minneapolis
- Country: United States
- Capacity: 38,000
- Opened: 4 January 2010
- Main use: Baseball
- Tenants: Minnesota Twins (baseball)
Extra stadium info – Target Field
The construction of the stadium started in 2007 and its construction costs were $555 million. The Target Field is used for several events, like American football, baseball, concerts, football and ice hockey. Several world famous artists performed at the stadium. In 2014, the stadium hosted its first Major League Baseball All-Star Game. 41,000 spectators showed up for the match.
The Minnesota Twins
The Minnesota Twins, the first baseball club from Minnesota with 1 million followers on its main social media page, use the venue for home games. In 2010, the Twins drew an average attendance of 39,000 in 81 home matches in their first Major League Baseball season at the venue. The Twins played numerous home games at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome before they moved to the Target Field. The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome was demolished in 2014. The Minnesota Twins won the World Series twice while they played their home games at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
The World Series
In 1987, the Minnesota Twins defeated the St. Louis Cardinals in the World Series. The 1987 World Series consisted of seven matches. On 17 October 1987, the first of those seven matches took place at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome. The Twins won the first World Series match at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome after defeating the Cardinals 10-1. 55,000 fans attended the game. The second World Series match at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome took place one day later. The Twins won the game 8-4. They also won the two other 1987 World Series games at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome. In 1991, the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome hosted four matches for the World Series. The Minnesota Twins defeated the Atlanta Braves in all of those four games.