Metropolitan StadiumMetropolitan Stadium
was a sports stadium built in Bloomington, Minnesota
. It open in 1956
as the home of minor league baseball
team Minneapolis Millers
. The NFL's Minnesota Vikings
and MLB's Minnesota Twins
played at the "Met" from 1961
. The NASL
soccer team Minnesota Kicks also played there from 1976
. The Vikings and Twins moved to the Metrodome
and the Kicks folded.
The 1965 MLB All Star Game, 1965 World Series were played at the Met.
The Mall of America now stands on the site of "the Met".