Minnesota Sports
  • Kepler homers again; Twins hang on to beat Indians 10-6

    CLEVELAND (AP) – Minnesota rookie Max Kepler homered for the fourth time in two games and the Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 10-6 on Tuesday night after nearly blowing an eight-run lead. Kepler hit his …

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    03 Aug 16
  • New Vikings HQ to be named for Twin Cities Orthopedics

    EAGAN, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have secured naming rights for their new headquarters, with local physician group and sports medicine provider Twin Cities Orthopedics. The Vikings announced a 20-year agreement with the orthopedic …

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    03 Aug 16
  • Kepler has 3 HRs, 6 RBIs as Twins beat Indians 12-5

    CLEVELAND (AP) – Rookie Max Kepler had three two-run homers and six RBIs, leading the Minnesota Twins to a 12-5 win over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night. Kepler homered off All-Star Danny Salazar in …

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    02 Aug 16
  • Twins send Nolasco, Meyer to Angels in swap for Santiago

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have acquired starting pitcher Hector Santiago a minor leaguer from the Los Angeles Angels for right-handers Ricky Nolasco and Alex Meyer and cash. The deal was done Monday before …

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    02 Aug 16
  • Dozier homers twice, Twins beat White Sox 6-4

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Brian Dozier homered twice and Ervin Santana posted another strong start one day before the trade deadline as the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 6-4 on Sunday. Kennys Vargas hit …

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    01 Aug 16
  • Kepler homers to lead Twins in 6-2 win over Orioles

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Rookie Max Kepler continued his midseason surge with a game-tying home run among two hits and two RBIs as the Minnesota Twins rallied to beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-2 on Thursday night. …

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    29 Jul 16
  • Freeman HR, 5 RBIs as Braves top Twins for 2-game sweep

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Freddie Freeman homered, doubled and tied a career high with five RBIs as the Atlanta Braves held off the Minnesota Twins 9-7 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep. Freeman went 4 …

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    28 Jul 16
  • Braves beat Twins 2-0 in majors-worst matchup

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Lucas Harrell pitched six innings, Adonis Garcia homered and the Atlanta Braves beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the worst teams in the majors. This …

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    27 Jul 16