Minnesota Sports
  • 85th MLB All Star Game

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Glen Perkins got to pitch the ninth inning for the American League in the All-Star game this week, representing the host Minnesota Twins in the same place he was born and …

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    18 Jul 14
  • Wild agree to terms with goalie Curry

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms with goaltender John Curry on a one-year, two-way contract. Under the deal announced Thursday, Curry will be paid his NHL salary only …

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    18 Jul 14
  • Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Helping send Derek Jeter out a winner in his last All-Star game appearance, Mike Trout drove in two runs with a triple and a double to lead the American League past …

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    16 Jul 14
  • All-Star farewell Jeter takes bow, hits double

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Derek Jeter was a big hit from the start in his final All-Star game. Batting leadoff for the American League, the 40-year-old shortstop for the New York Yankees seized the moment …

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    16 Jul 14
  • Wolves, Warriors restart Love talks

      LAS VEGAS (AP) – A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors have restarted trade talks for All-Star forward Kevin Love. The person …

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    16 Jul 14
  • Chris Kluwes lawyer threatens to sue Vikings

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Chris Kluwe’s lawyer says the former Minnesota Vikings punter intends to sue the team over his allegations of anti-gay conduct by a coach. Attorney Clayton Halunen says they’ll seek a copy …

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    16 Jul 14
  • Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Oakland’s Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati’s Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final …

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    15 Jul 14
  • Dozier hits 2 homers as Twins beat Rockies 13-5

      DENVER (AP) – Brian Dozier cranked up for the Home Run Derby at the All-Star game with two homers and the Minnesota Twins beat the Colorado Rockies 13-5 on Sunday. Dozier hit a solo …

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    14 Jul 14