Minneapolis hosts All Star Game

Target Field

Target Field in Minneapolis is host to MLB’s All Star Game tonight. It is the third time the summer classic has been held in Minnesota.

The Killer ties up the 1965 All Star Game at Met Stadium
Harmon Killebrew ties up the 1965 All Star Game with a shot over the fence.

The 1965 game was played at the Erector Set in Bloomington, officially known as Metropolitan Stadium. The Met saw what is arguably the best team ever to play a baseball game, in a National League team that had 11 future Hall of Famers. The American League had 7 future Hall of Famers on its roster that year.

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