Minnesota Sports
  • Ellsbury, Yankees take huge lead, hold off Twins

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jacoby Ellsbury homered, doubled and drove in four runs as the New York Yankees took a huge lead, then held off the Minnesota Twins 9-7 Sunday. Down 9-0 in the fourth …

    Keep Reading >>

    07 Jul 14
  • Vargas pitches Royals to victory, 4-0 over Twins

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jason Vargas threw seven scoreless innings, Raul Ibanez homered in his second game for Kansas City and the Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 4-0 Wednesday. Vargas allowed four singles and two …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jul 14
  • Wild land forward Thomas Vanek with 3-year deal

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have made another splash in free agency. Thomas Vanek, one of the top free agents available, agreed to terms on a three-year contract with the Wild …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jul 14
  • Twins lose Mauer to injury but beat Royals 10-2

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Joe Mauer drove in two runs before leaving with an injury, Eduardo Nunez homered and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 10-2 Tuesday night. Mauer extended his hitting streak …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jul 14
  • Mauer leaves game with strained muscle in side

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Twins first baseman Joe Mauer has left Minnesota’s game against the Kansas City Royals with a strained muscle in his right side. Mauer extended his hitting streak to 12 games with …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jul 14
  • Flip names son Ryan to Wolves coaching staff

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Flip Saunders has always said he wants the Minnesota Timberwolves organization to feel like a family. Next season the coaching staff certainly will. Saunders’ son, Ryan, officially joined the staff as …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jul 14
  • Royals beat Twins 6-1 in series opener

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Alcides Escobar tied a career high with four RBIs on two doubles and Salvador Perez homered to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on …

    Keep Reading >>

    01 Jul 14
  • Wild make qualifying offers to 5 players

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have made qualifying offers to five restricted free agents: defenseman Jonathon Blum, right wing Justin Fontaine, goalie Darcy Kuemper, right wing Nino Niederreiter and left wing …

    Keep Reading >>

    01 Jul 14