Minnesota Sports
  • Rosario homers in debut in Twins' 13-0 win over A's

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Eddie Rosario homered on the first pitch he saw in his major league career, Eduardo Escobar also homered and had five RBIs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Oakland Athletics 13-0 on …

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    07 May 15
  • Hunter backs Hughes with 3-run HR as Twins top A's 8-7

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Torii Hunter’s three-run homer broke a sixth-inning tie, giving Phil Hughes his first win and the streaking Minnesota Twins an 8-7 victory Monday night over the Oakland Athletics. Brian Dozier and Jordan …

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    05 May 15
  • Twins put Arcia on DL with hip flexor strain, recall Rosario

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have placed left fielder Oswaldo Arcia on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained right hip flexor muscle. Arcia was hurt in Sunday’s win over the Chicago White …

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    05 May 15
  • Vikings exercise contract options on Harrison Smith, Kalil

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have exercised the fifth-year options on the contracts for safety Harrison Smith and left tackle Matt Kalil. The Vikings announced the decisions Monday, ensuring that both first-round picks …

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    05 May 15
  • Kane leads Blackhawks past Wild 4-1

    CHICAGO (AP) – Patrick Kane scored two goals, Corey Crawford made 30 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Sunday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. …

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    04 May 15
  • Plouffe slam, 5 RBIs, Twins rout White Sox for 4-game sweep

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Trevor Plouffe hit his first grand slam in the majors and drove in career-high five runs, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Chicago White Sox 13-3 Sunday for a four-game sweep. Brian …

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    04 May 15
  • Vikings take Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have selected Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes with the 11th overall pick in the NFL draft. Waynes was the first player at his position off the board …

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    01 May 15
  • Twins rough up Sale in 12-2 victory

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Brian Dozier had a homer and four RBIs and the Minnesota Twins roughed up Chicago ace Chris Sale in a 12-2 victory over the White Sox on Thursday night. Trevor May (2-1) …

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    01 May 15