07-21-2014, 12:07 AM
The forecast for the next few days calls for highs in the 80s and 90s, with a lot of sun. Hot days will give way to warm nights while sunlight glows well past suppertime.
Sorry for waxing poetic, butÖ July in Minnesota. There's hardly anything better.
Remember when going to catch a ballgame meant filing into a stuffy Dome and missing out on these glorious summer nights? It wasn't so long ago. Weeks like this are what Target Field was built for.
There is an added level of baseball drama -- that being the team's desperate need to embark on a "miraculous run."
Getting swept by the last-place Rays was a disastrous start to a crucially important homestand. Now, the reeling Twins need to damn near win out in the next two series