Minnesota Sports
  • Newly signed Morales set to make Twins debut

      TORONTO (AP) – Newly signed slugger Kendrys Morales is set to make his debut for the Minnesota Twins. Morales was in the starting lineup Monday night against Toronto knuckleballer R.A. Dickey. Morales was batting …

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    10 Jun 14
  • Twins sign 1st-round pick shortstop Nick Gordon

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have signed shortstop Nick Gordon, the fifth overall pick in the first-year player draft. The deal was finalized Monday, four days after the Twins took Gordon out of …

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    10 Jun 14
  • Super Bowl organizers on defensive over NFL asks

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A published report detailing perks the National Football League requests of cities bidding for the Super Bowl has organizers of the 2018 Minnesota game on the defensive. The Minnesota bid committee …

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    10 Jun 14
  • Carter, Singleton power Astros past Twins, 14-5

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Chris Carter and Jon Singleton hit their first career grand slams to power the Houston Astros to a 14-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday. Carter’s slam in the seventh …

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    09 Jun 14
  • Augustus leads Lynx to 85-72 win over Sparks

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Seimone Augustus scored 26 points, Maya Moore and Damiris Dantas both had double-doubles, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 85-72 on Sunday. Lindsay Whalen added 19 points and …

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    09 Jun 14
  • Twins sign free-agent 1B-DH Kendrys Morales

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have signed free-agent first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales to a one-year, prorated $12 million contract. Morales, who has been in Miami working out while waiting to sign, hit …

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    09 Jun 14
  • AP Sources - Saunders to coach Timberwolves

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Two people with knowledge of the decision tell The Associated Press that Flip Saunders is moving out of the front office to coach the Minnesota Timberwolves. Saunders was hired last season …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Gomez, Brewers get split with Twins, win 8-5

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Carlos Gomez hit a three-run homer against his former team to spark Milwaukee’s comeback, and the Brewers hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 8-5 on Thursday. Khris Davis hit a …

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    06 Jun 14