Last year, the Twins' payroll was right around $115 million. Next year's payroll estimates range anywhere from $95-$115 million. Nobody really knows. That's because Terry Ryan and Dave St. Peter keep sending mixed messages.
Twins expected to financially break-even in 2012
After pulling in attendance totals over three-million fans the first two years at Target Field, Twins president Dave St. Peter tells the Pioneer Press the team expects a total of about 2.75 to 2.8 million fans this season. Financially speaking, St. Peter expects the Twins to break-even.