Minnesota Sports
  • Moore scores season-high 34 points, Lynx win 4th straight

    PHOENIX (AP) – Maya Moore scored a season-high 34 points, Sylvia Fowles added 18 and the Minnesota Lynx held on to beat the Phoenix Mercury 85-78 Wednesday night. Minnesota (4-0), ranked No. 1 in the …

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    26 May 16
  • Sano, Twins stave off another sweep with 7-5 win over Royals

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Miguel Sano hit the go-ahead two-run home run in the fifth inning after Minnesota lost an early lead, and the Twins staved off another series sweep Wednesday by beating the Kansas City …

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    26 May 16
  • Perez, surging Royals take down Twins 7-4

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer, Lorenzo Cain had four hits and two RBIs, and the Kansas City Royals picked up where their bats left off the night before while beating the …

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    25 May 16
  • Perez has 5 hits as Royals beat Twins 10-4

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Salvador Perez had a career-high five hits, including a double, a triple and an RBI, to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night. …

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    24 May 16
  • Wild coaching shakeup

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild is shaking up its coaching staff, with three coaches staying on but two staffers leaving — longtime assistants Rick Wilson and Darryl Sydor. Area media report both …

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    24 May 16
  • Gophers take top seed in Big 10 baseball tournament

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota will take its 23rd regular-season Big Ten baseball title and the top seed into the conference tournament this week. The Gophers will start the double-elimination draw Wednesday against eighth-seeded Iowa at …

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    24 May 16
  • Bautista, Donaldson homers propel Blue Jays over Twins 3-1

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson started the game with back-to-back home runs off Phil Hughes in a three-run first inning, and Marcus Stroman bounced back from his worst major league start to …

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    23 May 16
  • Perkins slowing down rehab in return from shoulder strain

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Twins closer Glen Perkins will take a week off from throwing in his rehab to return from a left shoulder strain. Perkins said the pain in his throwing shoulder has moved …

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    23 May 16