MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Twins today announced plans for their 2016 Baseball Fantasy Camp. The 2016 camp will be held in Fort Myers, Florida from January 9 through 16, 2016, and will be coordinated in conjunction with Ultimate Sports Adventures, LLC.
The Minnesota Twins Baseball Fantasy Camp is the officially licensed camp of the club and annually attracts more than 100 participants from across the U.S and Canada. Fantasy Campers enjoy a week of living a Major League Baseball experience in the January warmth of Southwest Florida. While at camp, players receive a personalized MLB uniform (theirs to keep), use of the Twins clubhouse and spring training fields, and the opportunity to play at Hammond Stadium at the CenturyLink Sports Complex, the Spring Training home of the Twins.
Campers will also receive instruction and be coached during the week by such former Twins greats as Bert Blyleven, Tony Oliva, Kent Hrbek, Frank Viola, Rick Aguilera, Tom Brunansky, Greg Gagne, Tim Laudner, Mickey Hatcher, Ron Coomer, Gene Larkin, Juan Berenguer, Frank Quilici, Bill "Soup" Campbell, Dick Stigman, Phil Roof, Julio Becquer and others.
The 2016 camp is again expected to sell out, so fans are encouraged to book their spots early. Additional information on the Minnesota Twins Fantasy Camp is available at www.twinsbaseball.com/fantasycamp or by calling Camp Director Stan Dickman at 1-888-446-TWIN (8946).