Twins fever reaches its zenith as playoffs loom
October 4, 2019
It’s been an exciting fun year to be a Minnesota Twins fan.
The team finished in first place in the American League Central Division with 101 wins — the most wins they’ve had in a season since they won the pennant and competed against the Dodgers in 1965. They hadn’t won the division since 2010. They will be playing their nemesis — the New York Yankees — in the first round of the playoffs. First game, in the best of five series, is scheduled for Yankee Stadium tonight.
Often on warm summer evenings, several times this year, I’ve been walking around Eagle Lake with my wife a...