Minnesota Sports
  • Hunter backs Hughes with 3-run HR as Twins top A's 8-7

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Torii Hunter’s three-run homer broke a sixth-inning tie, giving Phil Hughes his first win and the streaking Minnesota Twins an 8-7 victory Monday night over the Oakland Athletics. Brian Dozier and Jordan …

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    05 May 15
  • Twins put Arcia on DL with hip flexor strain, recall Rosario

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have placed left fielder Oswaldo Arcia on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained right hip flexor muscle. Arcia was hurt in Sunday’s win over the Chicago White …

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    05 May 15
  • Vikings exercise contract options on Harrison Smith, Kalil

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have exercised the fifth-year options on the contracts for safety Harrison Smith and left tackle Matt Kalil. The Vikings announced the decisions Monday, ensuring that both first-round picks …

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    05 May 15
  • Kane leads Blackhawks past Wild 4-1

    CHICAGO (AP) – Patrick Kane scored two goals, Corey Crawford made 30 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Sunday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. …

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    04 May 15
  • Plouffe slam, 5 RBIs, Twins rout White Sox for 4-game sweep

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Trevor Plouffe hit his first grand slam in the majors and drove in career-high five runs, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Chicago White Sox 13-3 Sunday for a four-game sweep. Brian …

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    04 May 15
  • Vikings take Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have selected Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes with the 11th overall pick in the NFL draft. Waynes was the first player at his position off the board …

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    01 May 15
  • Twins rough up Sale in 12-2 victory

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Brian Dozier had a homer and four RBIs and the Minnesota Twins roughed up Chicago ace Chris Sale in a 12-2 victory over the White Sox on Thursday night. Trevor May (2-1) …

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    01 May 15
  • Cabrera powers Tigers past Twins 10-7 after Hughes gets hurt

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Miguel Cabrera hit two of Detroit’s four home runs during a powerful rally in the Tigers’ 10-7 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday. Rookie James McCann’s first career homer came on …

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    30 Apr 15