Minnesota Sports
  • Minnesota State, St. Thomas chase baseball titles

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Two Minnesota college baseball teams are chasing national championships. Minnesota State won the Central Region tournament in Mankato Sunday to reach the NCAA Division II World Series for the second time …

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    22 May 12
  • Lucroy, Greinke help Brewers rout Twins 16-4

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jonathan Lucroy homered twice and had a career-high seven RBIs, Zack Greinke pitched six strong innings to improve to 14-0 at Miller Park, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Minnesota Twins 16-4 …

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    21 May 12
  • Lynx open WNBA season as favorites to win again

    The Minnesota Lynx rolled through the regular season a year ago, then kept up their domination in the playoffs to win their first WNBA championship. The bad news for the rest of the league is …

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    18 May 12
  • Twins’ Doumit not on DL, but Blackburn is

    DETROIT (AP) — Minnesota catcher Ryan Doumit is not on the disabled list, and Twins manager Ron Gardenhire says the team’s announcement that he had been put there was incorrect. Instead, Gardenhire said Thursday that …

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    18 May 12
  • Morneau homers, Twins beat Tigers 4-3

    DETROIT (AP) — Justin Morneau hit a two-run homer in his second game back from a wrist injury, and the Minnesota Twins held on for a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. P.J. …

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    18 May 12
  • Vikings stretch training camp schedule to 3 weeks

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings will have a longer training camp this year. The team announced Wednesday that players will report to Minnesota State University in Mankato on July 26 and break …

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    17 May 12
  • Twins beat sloppy Tigers 11-7

    DETROIT (AP) — Jamey Carroll hit a two-run double in the sixth inning to give Minnesota the lead, and the Twins outlasted the sloppy Detroit Tigers 11-7 on Wednesday night. Detroit made four errors in …

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    17 May 12
  • Big Ten rejects on-campus sites for playoff

    CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten officials have rejected on-campus sites for a potential four-team national college football playoff, preferring to keep the Rose Bowl and other traditional bowls venues intact. Athletic directors meeting as part …

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    16 May 12