Location: Elizabethton, Tenn.
How long the team has been affiliated with the Twins: 1974
Notable seasons by alums: Kirby Puckett hit .382 with 15 doubles, 35 RBI and 43 stolen bases in 1982; Joe Mauer made his professional debut in 2001, hitting .400 in 32 games. In 2011, Eddie Rosario hit .337 with 21 home runs, 60 RBI, 71 runs scored and a .670 slugging percentage.
Top current prospects: LHP Mason Melotakis, RHP Hudson Boyd, 3B Travis Harrison, OF Max Kepler, SS Niko Goodrum
About the ballpark: Joe O'Brien Field, with a capacity of about 2,000, sits on the bank of the Watauga River with a perfect view of the Appalachian Mountains. Posters of notable former players hang throughout the stadium. Fans leave their chairs in their spot overnight.
About the town: Elizabethton has 14,000 residents and is located in the Appalachian chain. The town was founded in 1799 and occupies about nine square miles.
How much a ticket behind home plate costs: Reserved seating for individual game is $6. General admission prices range from $3-$4.
|Chicago Cubs - M. Garza||6:05 PM|
|Pittsburgh - W. Rodriguez|
|Detroit - M. Scherzer||6:05 PM|
|Cleveland - C. Kluber|
|NY Yankees - P. Hughes||6:05 PM|
|Baltimore - M. Gonzalez|
|Tampa Bay - A. Cobb||6:07 PM|
|Toronto - R. Ortiz|
|Cincinnati - M. Leake||6:10 PM|
|NY Mets - J. Niese|
|Philadelphia - T. Cloyd||6:10 PM|
|Miami - J. Fernandez|
|Minnesota - M. Pelfrey||6:10 PM|
|Atlanta - T. Hudson|
|Oakland - D. Straily||7:05 PM|
|Texas - Y. Darvish|
|Los Angeles - Z. Greinke||7:10 PM|
|Milwaukee - H. Burgos|
|Boston - F. Doubront||7:10 PM|
|Chicago WSox - J. Quintana|
|Kansas City - W. Davis||7:10 PM|
|Houston - B. Norris|
|Arizona - I. Kennedy||7:40 PM|
|Colorado - J. Chacin|
|Seattle - A. Harang||9:05 PM|
|LA Angels - J. Williams|
|St. Louis - A. Wainwright||9:10 PM|
|San Diego - E. Volquez|
|Washington - S. Strasburg||9:15 PM|
|San Francisco - M. Cain|
|Los Angeles||9:00 PM|