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Statues honor Minnesota Twins greats

Originally Published: May 4, 2010
By Maria Burns Ortiz | Special to Page 2

MINNEAPOLIS -- It's the most iconic home run image in Minnesota Twins history -- Kirby Puckett pumping his fist as he rounds second base following his 11th-inning, walk-off homer in Game 6 of the 1991 World Series.

Bill Mack was in the Metrodome stands that night. Now, nearly two decades later, his recreation of that "millisecond" -- captured as a 7½-foot bronze sculpture -- greets Twins fans as they enter Target Field, the team's new ballpark.

The sculptor ...

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