Joel’s Blog
  • ScreenHunter_453 May. 20 10.22

    Twins Talk In the Summer of ‘69 Photos and Story by Gordy Jones   Last week as I sat with Pioneer Press columnist Charley Walters before the Mancini’s Hall of Fame banquet, I glanced at …

    Keep Reading >>

    20 May 16
  • ScreenHunter_443 May. 06 10.17

    TWINS TALKSTORY AND PHOTOS BY GORDY JONES A Few Observations, One Month in! A month into the 2016 baseball season, I have to declare: This is not the same Twins team that I watched at …

    Keep Reading >>

    06 May 16
  • ScreenHunter_440 Apr. 29 14.18

    TWINS TALK Memories with a Great Twins Writer! Photos and Story by Gordy Jones My love of baseball stems from my relationship with my dad. Some of my earliest memories are from when I was …

    Keep Reading >>

    29 Apr 16
  • ScreenHunter_438 Apr. 22 14.14

    Haircuts, Big Hearts, and Reunions Stories and Photos by Gordy Jones While flipping through my car radio stations the other day, I heard an unfamiliar voice say that a pregame $100 haircut was the reason …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Apr 16
  • ScreenHunter_435 Apr. 08 14.01

    TWINS TALK Stories & Photos by Gordy Jones   Relax…It’s Early The Twins have tripped coming out of the gate in their first three games, but there are 158 yet to play. I have watched …

    Keep Reading >>

    08 Apr 16
  • ScreenHunter_432 Apr. 04 07.11

    Twins Talk March in Paradise Story and Photos by Gordy Jones Baseball spring training is a wonderful time of the year, especially if you are coming from a northern state. You leave a frozen tundra …

    Keep Reading >>

    04 Apr 16
  • ScreenHunter_420 Feb. 04 14.54

    TWINS TALK Story and Photos by Gordy Jones The Twins’ Way!! When a baseball player signs a contract to play with the Minnesota Twins, he usually is also agreeing that he will make a visit …

    Keep Reading >>

    04 Feb 16
  • ScreenHunter_358 Aug. 28 07.29

    Twins Talk Story and Photos by Gordy Jones Molitor was Born to Run the Twins! As I write this, the Twins are three-fourths of the way through the 2015 season, they are above .500, and …

    Keep Reading >>

    28 Aug 15