Minnesota Sports
  • Carter apologizes for advising rookies to get a fall guy

    UNDATED (AP) – Hall of Fame receiver Cris Carter has issued an apology for telling NFL rookies at a league symposium in 2014 that they should “get a fall guy” to help them avoid trouble. …

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    25 Aug 15
  • Encarnacion homers, Blue Jays top Twins 9-3 for 4-game sweep

      TORONTO (AP) – Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run homer and Mark Buehrle earned his 30th career win against Minnesota as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the struggling Twins 9-3 Thursday night to complete a …

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    07 Aug 15
  • Detroit Lions v Minnesota Vikings

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has returned to training camp with the team after visiting his ailing father. The Vikings held their walk-through Thursday inside the Minnesota State University athletic …

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    07 Aug 15
  • DA criticizes judge who ended Peterson's probation early

    CONROE, Texas (AP) – A Texas chief prosecutor is criticizing the judge who ended Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson’s probation in a child abuse case early. Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon said Thursday that …

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    07 Aug 15
  • Bautista hits slam, Blue Jays beat Twins, win 4th in row

    TORONTO (AP) – Jose Bautista hit a grand slam, Edwin Encarnacion and Josh Donaldson homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 9-7 Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. Encarnacion hit a …

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    06 Aug 15
  • Donaldson and Tulowitzki homer, Jays beat Twins 3-1

    TORONTO (AP) – Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki hit solo home runs, Marco Estrada pitched 6 2-3 innings to win consecutive starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 3-1 on Tuesday night. …

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    05 Aug 15
  • Price dominant in Toronto debut, Jays beat Twins 5-1

    TORONTO (AP) – David Price struck out 11 over eight innings to win his Blue Jays debut, Josh Donaldson hit a tiebreaking home run and Toronto beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 in the opener of …

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    04 Aug 15
  • Vikings' Zimmer to miss practice due to father's health

    Zimmer told reporters Monday that he will miss practice Tuesday because his father is “not doing well.” Offensive coordinator Norv Turner will supervise the team in his absence. The Vikings have a scheduled day off …

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    04 Aug 15