Minnesota Sports
  • Perez has 5 hits as Royals beat Twins 10-4

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Salvador Perez had a career-high five hits, including a double, a triple and an RBI, to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night. …

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    24 May 16
  • Wild coaching shakeup

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild is shaking up its coaching staff, with three coaches staying on but two staffers leaving — longtime assistants Rick Wilson and Darryl Sydor. Area media report both …

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    24 May 16
  • Gophers take top seed in Big 10 baseball tournament

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota will take its 23rd regular-season Big Ten baseball title and the top seed into the conference tournament this week. The Gophers will start the double-elimination draw Wednesday against eighth-seeded Iowa at …

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    24 May 16
  • Bautista, Donaldson homers propel Blue Jays over Twins 3-1

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson started the game with back-to-back home runs off Phil Hughes in a three-run first inning, and Marcus Stroman bounced back from his worst major league start to …

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    23 May 16
  • Perkins slowing down rehab in return from shoulder strain

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Twins closer Glen Perkins will take a week off from throwing in his rehab to return from a left shoulder strain. Perkins said the pain in his throwing shoulder has moved …

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    23 May 16
  • Tulowitzki lifts Blue Jays in 11th for 3-2 win vs. Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Troy Tulowitzki drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out, two-strike single in the 11th inning Thursday night, and the Toronto Blue Jays stopped a five-game losing streak with a 3-2 comeback …

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    20 May 16
  • Twins send OF Eddie Rosario to Triple-A Rochester

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota has optioned outfielder Eddie Rosario to Triple-A Rochester, the latest struggling young player sent down by the sputtering Twins. Outfielder Robbie Grossman had his contract selected from Rochester to replace Rosario …

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    20 May 16
  • Verlander reaches K milestone, helps Tigers beat Twins 6-3

    DETROIT (AP) – Justin Verlander struck out 10 batters, including the 2,000th of his career, to help the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 on Wednesday. The Tigers have won four straight, equaling a …

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    19 May 16