Save the Date: 2012 SABR Convention in Minneapolis

Save the date for SABR 42! Our next national convention will be held June 27-July 1, 2012, at the Marriott City Center hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Click here to book your room online or call (800) 266-9432.

The Twins are scheduled to play host to the Kansas City Royals in a weekend series at Target Field, which opened in 2010. In addition, a trip is tentatively planned to see a St. Paul Saints minor league game. The Major League Baseball schedule was released Wednesday morning.

Recently, Stew Thornley of the Halsey Hall Chapter offered a preview of the programs being planned for SABR 42 and area attractions in the Twin Cities. You can read it here at

Minnesota’s Halsey Hall Chapter last hosted the SABR convention in 1988, with the keynote speech delivered by then-Twins general manager Andy MacPhail. SABR members attended a Twins-Brewers game at the Metrodome, on the other side of downtown Minneapolis from Target Field.

Check throughout the year for more updates on SABR 42 and other scheduled events, including the SABR Analytics Conference on March 15-17, 2012.

For complete coverage of SABR 41, held this summer in Long Beach, California, visit

For a multimedia history of all past SABR conventions, click here.

Originally published: September 14, 2011. Last Updated: September 14, 2011.