Apr 1, 2013 at 7:14 am
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Twins fans will be bundling up today as they head to Target Field for the season-opener against Detroit.
Game time temperatures are expected to be in the mid 30's, but nothwest winds will push wind chills into the teens and twenties.
Game time is 3:10 this afternoon. Vance Worley will pitch for Minnesota against Detroit's Justin Verlander. As of Sunday, a few hundred tickets were left for the game. Worley was acquired from Philadelphia in a trade that sent Ben Revere to the Phillies.
Today's game will mark the major league debut of Twins outfielder Aaron Hicks who won a roster spot with a strong Spring Training. Other newcomers include pitchers Kevin Correia, Mike Pelfrey, Ryan Pressly and Josh Roenicke and outfielder Wilkin Ramirez.
Temp: 12°F (-11°C)
Wind: 10mph NE