Watch the Twins launch dingers on the streets of Minneapolis
For many baseball fans, their love and passion for the sport blossomed during childhood pickup games in their backyards or on the street outside their houses. Tuesday afternoon, the Twins channeled that wonderful, sandlot-type feeling by holding a special event in downtown Minneapolis dubbed "Twins Mall Ball" during which Twins players launched plastic baseballs off buildings.
A bunch of players were in attendance including All-Star pitcher
Fernando Rodney out here hitting dingers. pic.twitter.com/nhvNmmdosu— Jarrid Denney (@jarrid_denney) July 10, 2018
More teams should try to replicate this idea. Just imagine
Jake Mintz is the louder half of the Cespedes Family BBQ. Despite a torn UCL in his right elbow, he still finds a way to tweet excessively during baseball games.