The Minnesota Twins are showing their support to the WNBA Minnesota Lynx basketball team and have purchased 500 upper level tickets and will give them starting today. There is a limit of two per person. According to lynx.wnba.com the Minnesota Twins have stepped up to the plate (pun intended) and want to fill the seats to cheer on the defending champs.
While people focus on the Vikings shortcomings and quarterback controversy and the mess that is the Minnesota Twins, many forget that the most successful franchise in the state is the Minnesota Lynx. Tonight, the Lynx completed a sweep over the Atlanta Dream to win their second WNBA title in three years.
The on-field product of the Minnesota Twins has given people limited reasons to check out games at Target Field lately. A new promotion with their neighbors at Target Center hopes to keep the Twins in the minds of Minnesota sports fans.
When the Minnesota Lynx won the WNBA championship last year, it was the first title for a professional Minnesota team in 20 years. Today, the Lynx finally made their trip to the White House and were warmly greeted by President Barack Obama.