Twins Press Releases
Twins and Rod Carew launch Heart of 29 campaign
The Minnesota Twins, in partnership with Twins legend Rod Carew and his wife Rhonda, announced today the creation of a year-long campaign to raise funds for the American Heart Association, as well as raise awareness of cardiovascular disease. The Heart of 29 campaign honors the Carews' wish to assist the American Heart Association following the Baseball Hall of Famer's recent, major heart attack and subsequent surgery. Carew had an LVAD, or left ventricular assist device, implanted during the surgery and is awaiting the possible need for a heart transplant.
Hunter and Gordon Elected to Twins Hall of Fame
The Minnesota Twins announced today that former Twins outfielder Torii Hunter and former radio broadcaster John Gordon have been elected to the club's Hall of Fame.