2006: St. Paul leaves the Northern League to start the American Association with the Lincoln Saltdogs, Sioux City Explorers and Sioux Falls Pheasants. The Saints finish as runner-up in the championship of the inaugural season.
2007: The Saints return to the league championship for the second consecutive year, but come up short against the defending champion Fort Worth Cats.
2011: Third time is not the charm, unfortunately—St. Paul falls to the Grand Prairie AirHogs in the best of five championship series.
2012: The Saints receive approval from the state to build a $63 million ballpark on a long-vacant industrial facility in Saint Paul’s historic Lowertown. Though the team and fans loved Midway Stadium, the organization had long outgrown the space.
2014: Local company CHS Inc. acquires naming rights to the new park.