Minnesota Sports
  • Buxton scores winning run in MLB debut as Twins beat Rangers

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Byron Buxton went 0 for 4 in his major league debut, but scored the winning run in the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the …

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    15 Jun 15
  • Sweep, it is Gordon, Volquez guide Royals past Twins 7-2

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Alex Gordon hit a three-run homer, Edinson Volquez struck out six batters over seven innings and the Kansas City Royals beat Minnesota 7-2 on Wednesday to finish the first series sweep this …

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    11 Jun 15
  • Royals take opener vs. Twins 3-1 to move into 1st

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jason Vargas threw six shutout innings and Kendrys Morales hit a long home run against his former team to push the Kansas City Royals to a 3-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins …

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    09 Jun 15
  • Twins pick LHP Tyler Jay in first-year player draft

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have selected left-handed pitcher Tyler Jay from the University of Illinois in the first round of the 2015 first-year player draft. Minnesota chose Jay with the sixth overall selection. …

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    09 Jun 15
  • Pelfrey tosses 8 strong innings, Twins blank Brewers 2-0

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Mike Pelfrey pitched eight strong innings, his longest outing in three years, and the Minnesota Twins avoided a series sweep by beating the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 on Sunday. Eddie Rosario and Eduardo …

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    08 Jun 15
  • Boston ends skid with 1-0 win over Twins

      BOSTON (AP) – Clay Buchholz pitched eight innings and got all the run support he needed on Rusney Castillo’s RBI single in the seventh as the Boston Red Sox ended a three-game skid with …

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    03 Jun 15
  • Star RB Adrian Peterson returns to Minnesota Vikings

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adrian Peterson put on his Minnesota Vikings jersey for the first time in nine months on Tuesday. The star running back says he has learned a lot from the mistake he …

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    03 Jun 15
  • Peterson says he's ready to go

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – After months of acrimony between the Vikings and their star running back, Adrian Peterson is set to bury the hatchet. In an email to The Associated Press this morning Peterson said …

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    02 Jun 15