Minnesota Sports
  • Smith, Amarista help Padres top Twins 5-4 in 10

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Center fielder Alexi Amarista made a game-saving catch in the bottom of the ninth inning and Seth Smith followed with a solo homer in the 10th to lift the San Diego …

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    07 Aug 14
  • Vikings sign veteran safety Chris Crocker

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed veteran safety Chris Crocker to give new coach Mike Zimmer some insurance on the unproven back end of his defense. Crocker signed on Monday. Terms of …

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    05 Aug 14
  • Danny Santana

    CHICAGO (AP) – Rookie Danny Santana had five hits and four RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins scored nine runs in the eighth inning of a rain-delayed 16-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. …

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    04 Aug 14
  • Escobar, Ventura lead Royals past Twins, 6-3

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Alcides Escobar hit a two-run triple and Yordano Ventura pitched seven effective innings as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday. Escobar’s triple highlighted a four-run …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Twins sign Kurt Suzuki to 2-year extension

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have signed All-Star catcher Kurt Suzuki to a two-year, $12 million contract extension. The Twins got the deal done on Thursday, keeping a respected veteran around …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Tommy Milone

      OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld. The A’s announced the deal Thursday morning before the trade deadline. Milone requested a …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Gibson pitches Twins to 2-1 victory over Royals

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kyle Gibson bounced back for a rocky start to shut down Kansas City, and the Minnesota Twins held on through a shaky ninth to beat James Shields and the …

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    30 Jul 14
  • Sam Fuld

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Sam Fuld hit a tiebreaking, two-run single off Javy Guerra in a three-run seventh inning, and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Sunday to avoid a four-game sweep. …

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    28 Jul 14