Metropolitan Stadium

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Metropolitan Stadium
Location Minneapolis, Minnesota
Opened April 24, 1956
Closed December 20, 1981
Demolished January 28, 1985
Other Names n/a
Tenants Minnesota Twins (1961-81)
Minnesota Vikings (1961-81)

Metropolitan Stadium (often referred to as "the Met", "Met Stadium", or now "the Old Met" to distinguish from the Metrodome) was an outdoor sports stadium in the north central United States, located in Bloomington, Minnesota, a suburb south of Minneapolis.

List of credited publications

League Date/Season Team(s) Type
National Football League November 24, 1963 Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions Program
September 18, 1966 Minnesota Vikings vs. Baltimore Colts Program
September 10, 1967 Minnesota Vikings vs. Cleveland Browns Program
Major League Baseball 1973 Minnesota Twins Program
National Football League August 30, 1980 Minnesota Vikings vs. Cleveland Browns Program

See also

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