Minnesota Sports
  • Mauer's homer lifts Twins to 4-3 win over Pirates in 13

    PITTSBURGH (AP) – Joe Mauer hit his first home run of the season, a solo shot off Antonio Bastardo in the 13th inning to help the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh …

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    21 May 15
  • Timberwolves' Wiggins, LaVine on All-Rookie teams

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s Andrew Wiggins has pulled down another honor with a spot on the NBA’s All-Rookie first team. The selection isn’t a surprise for Wiggins, who was named NBA Rookie of the …

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    19 May 15
  • Chris Archer

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Evan Longoria drove in three runs and had two of Tamp Bay’s season-high 19 hits, Chris Archer threw six sharp innings for his first win this month, and the Rays routed …

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    18 May 15
  • Hunter, Mauer lead Twins past Tigers 6-2

      DETROIT (AP) – Torii Hunter homered and Joe Mauer hit a bases-loaded triple, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Wednesday night. Ricky Nolasco (3-1) allowed two unearned runs in 5 …

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    14 May 15
  • Blackhawks hang on for 4-3 win over Wild to sweep series

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Corey Crawford made 34 saves, Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota …

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    08 May 15
  • Surging Twins beat Athletics 6-5 to finish home stand 8-3

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Eddie Rosario drove in two runs and Glen Perkins got four outs for his 10th save to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Thursday. Eduardo Escobar also …

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    08 May 15
  • Vikings sign all 10 draft picks before rookie camp

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed their entire 10-player draft class, just before the beginning of their rookie minicamp. The deals were done Thursday. The Vikings will have a fifth-year option …

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    08 May 15
  • Twins' Rosario homers on 1st pitch of his career

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Twins outfielder Eddie Rosario homered on the first pitch he saw of his major league career against the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night. Rosario, who was called up from Triple-A Rochester …

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    07 May 15