Minnesota Sports
  • Mauer sparks Twins in 4-2 win over White Sox

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Joe Mauer drove in two runs, including the go-ahead double in the eighth inning, to push the Minnesota Twins past the Chicago White Sox 4-2 Thursday night. After rain delayed the …

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    20 Jun 14
  • Twins place Nunez on DL to make room for Pino

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have placed infielder Eduardo Nunez on the 15-day disabled list. Nunez strained his right hamstring while beating out an infield single last Saturday at Detroit. The move was …

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    20 Jun 14
  • Adrian Peterson

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Adrian Peterson is about to start his final NFL season in his 20s. He will turn 30 next March, the age at which most running backs start to experience …

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    20 Jun 14
  • Brock Holt

      BOSTON (AP) – Brock Holt scored both Boston runs, Jon Lester weathered a shaky start and pitched six-plus strong innings as the Red Sox held off the Minnesota Twins 2-1 on Tuesday night. Lester …

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    18 Jun 14
  • De La Rosa, Red Sox beat Twins 1-0

      BOSTON (AP) – Rubby De La Rosa matched his first career Fenway Park start with another seven impressive innings and A.J. Pierzynski had a sacrifice fly, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 1-0 …

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    17 Jun 14
  • Tigers top Twins 4-3 on 9th-inning sac fly

      DETROIT (AP) – J.D. Martinez’s ninth-inning sacrifice fly scored Torii Hunter with the winning run and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Sunday. Hunter led off the ninth with a single off …

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    16 Jun 14
  • Plouffe goes on DL with injured abdominal muscle

      DETROIT (AP) – The Minnesota Twins placed Trevor Plouffe on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained left oblique muscle and recalled Pedro Florimon from Triple-A Rochester. Plouffe sustained the injury in Saturday’s …

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    16 Jun 14
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The University of Minnesota athletics Hall of Fame class this year will include basketball standout Quincy Lewis, hockey star Pat Micheletti and women’s hockey coach Laura Halldorson. The university announced Thursday the …

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    13 Jun 14