Outdoor baseball has returned to Minnesota this afternoon
The Twins (5-2) are playing their first outdoor home game since 1981 after calling the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome home the previous 28 seasons.
Kirby Puckett Jr. opened Gate 34 in honor of his father, late Twins outfielder Kirby Puckett. Puckett Jr. officially was the first fan allowed in the ballpark. (Andy King / Associated Press)
The first pitch thrown at Target Field was a ball.
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