Minnesota Sports
  • Shoemaker gives Twins fits in Angels' 7-0 win

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Matt Shoemaker pitched six innings of two-hit ball for his first home win of the season in nine tries, batterymate Chris Iannetta had a homer and four RBIs, and the Los …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Peterson, Vikings agree to redo last 3 years of deal

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have agreed to restructure the final three years of the running back’s contract. The Vikings made the announced Tuesday, four days before players will report to …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Minnesota Timberwolves introduce European star Bjelica

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Five years after he was acquired, the Minnesota Timberwolves have finally added Nemanja Bjelica to their roster. Bjelica was introduced at a news conference Wednesday. At one point, Bjelica said he needs …

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    16 Jul 15
  • Detroit Tigers v Minnesota Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – After stumbling through the last four seasons, the Minnesota Twins have summoned several of their best minor leaguers this summer. Some came straight from Double-A. These prized prospects have provided further reinforcement …

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    16 Jul 15
  • Dozier, Perkins to represent Twins in All-Star game

    CINCINNATI (AP) – Second baseman Brian Dozier and closer Glen Perkins will represent the Minnesota Twins in the All-Star game. Dozier was added to the American League squad by AL manager Ned Yost. Dozier replaces …

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    14 Jul 15
  • Dozier, Twins finish sweep of Orioles with 5-3 win

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Brian Dozier and Joe Mauer hit back-to-back home runs with two outs in the sixth inning, propelling the Minnesota Twins past the Baltimore Orioles 5-3 Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep. Manny …

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    09 Jul 15
  • More than 15,000 show up to watch Timberwolves scrimmage

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Top draft pick Karl-Anthony Towns made his Minnesota Timberwolves debut with an open scrimmage on Wednesday night, and more than 15,000 fans flocked to Target Center to watch him. The Timberwolves …

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    09 Jul 15
  • Royals salvage split with Twins with 3-2 victory

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Eric Hosmer drove in Lorenzo Cain with nobody out in the ninth inning, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Sunday for a split of …

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    06 Jul 15