Minnesota Sports
  • Alex Gordon

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning, giving Kansas City a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins and helping the Royals avoid their first three-game skid …

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    27 Aug 14
  • Wiggins, new Wolves receive warm welcome in MN

      FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) – Andrew Wiggins and the rest of the new Timberwolves got a warm welcome to Minnesota at the state fair. Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and Thaddeus Young were introduced on Tuesday …

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    27 Aug 14
  • Vargas, Twins avert sweep with 4-1 win vs Indians

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Thursday. Phil Hughes struck out eight over seven innings …

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    22 Aug 14
  • Source says Wolves get Young as part of Love trade

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves have secured the final piece they were looking for in a blockbuster Kevin Love trade. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the …

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    22 Aug 14
  • Rookie TJ House

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Rookie T.J. House threw shutout ball into the sixth inning, combining with four relievers to pitch the Cleveland Indians past the Minnesota Twins 5-0 Wednesday night. Rookie Zach Walters hit his sixth …

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    21 Aug 14
  • AP source says Lynx Moore has won WNBA MVP award

      UNDATED (AP) – A person close to the situation says Minnesota’s Maya Moore has won the WNBA most valuable player award. The person says Moore will receive the award Thursday night in Minnesota before …

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    21 Aug 14
  • Kratz, Vargas lead Royals over Twins 6-4

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to lead the first-place Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota …

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    19 Aug 14
  • Twins relieved Buxton only has concussion

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins are relieved that prized center field prospect Byron Buxton only has a concussion following a violent outfield collision with a teammate. In Buxton’s first game for Double-A New …

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    15 Aug 14