Minnesota Sports
  • 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
  • Cueto goes 8 innings, Reds beat Twins 2-1 to take series

      CINCINNATI (AP) – Johnny Cueto made his best start yet since returning from a sore elbow, allowing four hits in eight innings, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 on Wednesday to …

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    02 Jul 15
  • Wild sign C Mikael Granlund, D Mike Reilly

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Wild finished a drawn-out negotiation with Mikael Granlund by locking up the center with a two-year deal on Wednesday. The 23-year-old Granlund had eight goals and 31 assists last …

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    02 Jul 15
  • Hunter homers, Twins beat Reds 8-5 after long weather delay

    CINCINNATI (AP) – Torii Hunter homered again after a long delay at the start of the game, and Phil Hughes got his third straight victory, leading the Minnesota Twins to an 8-5 victory over the …

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    01 Jul 15
  • Reds get up by 8 runs, hold on for 11-7 win over Twins

      CINCINNATI (AP) – Billy Hamilton scored three times in the first three innings to help Cincinnati open a huge lead, and the Reds held on for an 11-7 victory over the Minnesota Twins on …

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    30 Jun 15