Time Capsule: May 21, 2006 -- Legislature approves new Twins stadium - Bring Me The News

Time Capsule: May 21, 2006 -- Legislature approves new Twins stadium

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It took a decade of hand-wringing and political wrangling, but on this day in 2006, the Minnesota Legislature gave its final approval on a bill that would allow the Twins to build an outdoor stadium in downtown Minneapolis. The House vote was 71-61, the Senate vote was 34-32.

The rest is history, as Target Field is still considered one of the best parks in the major leagues more than three years after opening its gates. Brick by brick, here's how it went up:

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