Press release: Minnesota Twins Homestand Highlights: September 23-29, 2022

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins return to Target Field tonight to start their final homestand of the 2022 regular season, as the club will host the Los Angeles Angels for three games through Sunday – including Fan Appreciation Weekend presented by Caribou Coffee tonight and tomorrow, and Kids Appreciation Day presented by Target on Sunday – before welcoming the Chicago White Sox for three games next Tuesday-Thursday. Tonight’s homestand opener is scheduled to feature the first-ever Minnesota pitching performance by the Angels’ Shohei Ohtani, whose historic two-way excellence resulted in 2021 American League Most Valuable Player honors, opposing Twins rookie, St. Paul native and Concordia University product Louie Varland in his Target Field debut.

Tickets for the Twins’ final homestand of the 2022 season are available for purchase via twinsbaseball.com, by calling 612-33-TWINS or 1-800-33-TWINS, or in-person at the Target Field Ticket Office.

The Twins are partnering with nonprofit organization El Fondo Boricua, a donor-advised fund of the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation, to match all donations made during this weekend’s Twins-Angels series (up to $10,000) to provide relief in Puerto Rico following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Fiona. Fans can donate at elfondoboricua.org; all funds will be granted to nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations on the island of Puerto Rico by way of the Minnesota Puerto Rican community.

Fans can find their ticket to savings every day of the September 23-29 homestand with these Twins Daily Ticket Specials:

A rundown of the Twins’ six-game homestand, including special festivities, gate giveaways and Theme Nights, follows.

Fan Appreciation presented by Caribou Coffee (Fri.-Sat.) and Kids Appreciation presented by Target (Sun.)

The Minnesota Twins organization is proud to celebrate and thank Twins Territory during this weekend’s three-game series vs. the Los Angeles Angels, which includes Fan Appreciation Days presented by Caribou Coffee tonight (Friday, September 23) and tomorrow (Saturday, September 24), followed by Kids Appreciation Day on Sunday, September 25. Exclusive Twins beanies will be handed out at the Target Field gates all three days (first 20,000 fans on Friday and Saturday; first 5,000 kids 12-and-under on Sunday); fans will receive a special “Twins Pull Tab” containing one of four prizes (first 25,000 fans 18 and older on Friday and Saturday; first 10,000 kids, 12-and-under on Sunday); and the Twins will select up to four “Lucky Rows” each game to receive a special Twins Prize Pack.

Twins’ AR Experience (All 6 games)

The Twins and Minneapolis-based ARound, a shared augmented reality platform, have partnered to bring the first-of-its-kind, shared AR experience to Target Field. Using the ARound app (available via iOS or Android here), fans can point their smartphone at the field to open up a universe of multi-user AR games such as Batter Up, Blockbuster and Fishing Frenzy – all designed to be played by interfacing with the physical ballpark and fellow fans in real time.

Twins and Vikings on Sunday

The City of Minneapolis plays host to a big sports Sunday on September 25, as the Vikings host the Detroit Lions at U.S. Bank Stadium (12:00 p.m. kickoff), while the Twins play the Los Angeles Angels at Target Field beginning at 1:10 p.m. The Twins encourage all fans to plan ahead, arrive early and consider all transportation options available, including pre-reserved, discounted Twins game day parking in Ramps A & B and the Hawthorne Ramp.

TWINS VS. LOS ANGELES ANGELS: TONIGHT-SUNDAY (3 GAMES)

Tonight – Friday, September 23 vs. Los Angeles Angels presented by Caribou Coffee (7:10 p.m.; gates open at 5:00 p.m.)

Saturday, September 24 vs. Los Angeles Angels presented by Caribou Coffee (6:10 ­­p.m.; gates open at 4:00 p.m.)

Sunday, September 25 vs. Los Angeles Angels presented by Target (1:10 p.m.; gates open at 11:00 a.m.)

TWINS VS. CHICAGO WHITE SOX: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 – THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 (3 GAMES)

Tuesday, September 27 vs. Chicago White Sox (6:40 p.m.; gates open at 5:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, September 28 vs. Chicago White Sox (6:40 p.m.; gates open at 5:30 p.m.)

Thursday, September 29 vs. Chicago White Sox (12:10 p.m.; gates open at 10:30 a.m.)

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