The event in question will feature a video celebrating the Fighting Hawks’ national championship run. Each player will be introduced on the stadium video board and UND head coach Brad Berry will throw the ceremonial first pitch.
Apparently, some Twins fans are butt hurt about UND Hockey team being honored at a Twins games. God forbid that happen right. Twins president and UND Alum Dave St. Peter took to Twitter to retort their tweets. Let's say, St. Peter is good at Twitter.
Nodak fans pay the Hennepin County ballpark tax every time they visit. https://t.co/cHRIp0kstD— Dave St. Peter (@TwinsPrez) May 17, 2016
Last time I checked North Dakota was part of Twins Territory. https://t.co/57yVFbmKfC— Dave St. Peter (@TwinsPrez) May 17, 2016
June 4th https://t.co/jwWEDm4gRe— Dave St. Peter (@TwinsPrez) May 17, 2016
Some Gopher fans just don't get it. A fair number of UND's hockey team comes from Minnesota. Last time I checked, Minnesota was just across the Red River. Also, the Twins aren't just Minnesota's team.
#MNTwins The Twins front not office doesn't get it!! Honoring a team from North Dakota? Really!!!— Marc Anderson (@Gophers21) May 17, 2016
RT if you think @TwinsPrez should be fired.— Minnesota Hot Seat (@MNHotSeat) May 10, 2016