Minneapolis, MN – Denard Span goes deep with the first home run at Target Field.
Minneapolis, MN – Vikings running back Adrian Peterson broke a 22-yard touchdown in the second quarter. Peterson scored again with a 1-yard run in the third and led the Vikings to a 27-10 victory over the Lions.
Minneapolis, MN – Maintenance worker Mike Scharlepp dug up the pitcher’s mound after the Minnesota Twins lost to the New York Yankees in their final game at the Metrodome.
Minneapolis, MN – Yankees catcher Jorge Posada hit the game-winning home run in the seventh inning to help the Yankees sweep the Twins in the American League Division Series. The 4-1 loss was the Twins’ final game at the Metrodome.