Minnesota Sports
  • Montero and Carp lead Mariners over Twins 5-2

    SEATTLE (AP) — Rookie slugger Jesus Montero lined a two-run double in the first inning to get Seattle on the board, Mike Carp added his first homer of the season and the Mariners cruised to …

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    07 May 12
  • Christian Ponder takes control of Vikings

    Eden Prairie, Minn. (AP) – From the moment Christian Ponder took over the Minnesota Vikings offense in Week 5 of his rookie season, the quarterback never stopped scrambling. Ponder didn’t have a summer to build …

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    04 May 12
  • Weaver pitches no-hitter, Angels beat Twins 9-0

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jered Weaver pitched the second no-hitter in the majors in less than two weeks, completely overmatching Minnesota and leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 9-0 win over the Twins on …

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    03 May 12
  • Cook working to regain Vikings’ trust

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook says he is working to regain his teammates’ trust after missing 10 games last year because of a trial on charges of domestic assault. Cook …

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    03 May 12
  • Vikings cut RB King after weekend arrest

    Anoka, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have released running back Caleb King three days after he was arrested in an alleged beating outside a birthday party last weekend. Anoka County prosecutors’ spokesman David Cossi …

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    02 May 12
  • Derrick Williams prepares for crucial summer

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Derrick Williams entered his rookie season with the Minnesota Timberwolves as one of the favorites for the NBA’s rookie of the year. Scouts and executives saw a polished offensive player who …

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    02 May 12
  • Twins to recall Butera for catching depth

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins are recalling catcher Drew Butera from the minors to add some depth behind banged-up Joe Mauer, and designating third-baseman Sean Burroughs for assignment. The club announced the moves …

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    02 May 12
  • Williams pitches 3-hitter, Angels beat Twins 4-0

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – Jerome Williams earned his second major league shutout with a three-hitter, Torii Hunter homered for the fourth time in five games after a season-opening 18-game drought, and Howie Kendrick also went …

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    02 May 12