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Twins open 2017 at home for the 2nd time in Target Field history

38,000 fans showed up when the Twins opened in 35-degree weather in 2013.
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With a hopeful future ahead, the Minnesota Twins have announced that their 2017 regular season and home opener at Target Field will be April 3 against the Kansas City Royals.

The only other season the Twins have opened at home while playing at Target Field was in 2013. They started on the road in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015 and this season.

Minnesota's interleague opponents in 2017 will include home games against the Brewers, Rockies, Diamondbacks and Padres. They'll play the Brewers, Giants and Dodgers on the road in interleague action.

Season tickets are available for 2017 and fans can visit www.twinsbaseball.com or call 612-375-7454 to buy them. 

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