Minnesota Sports
  • Augustus leads Lynx to 85-72 win over Sparks

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Seimone Augustus scored 26 points, Maya Moore and Damiris Dantas both had double-doubles, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 85-72 on Sunday. Lindsay Whalen added 19 points and …

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    09 Jun 14
  • Twins sign free-agent 1B-DH Kendrys Morales

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have signed free-agent first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales to a one-year, prorated $12 million contract. Morales, who has been in Miami working out while waiting to sign, hit …

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    09 Jun 14
  • AP Sources - Saunders to coach Timberwolves

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Two people with knowledge of the decision tell The Associated Press that Flip Saunders is moving out of the front office to coach the Minnesota Timberwolves. Saunders was hired last season …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Gomez, Brewers get split with Twins, win 8-5

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Carlos Gomez hit a three-run homer against his former team to spark Milwaukee’s comeback, and the Brewers hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 8-5 on Thursday. Khris Davis hit a …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Twins beat Brewers, game delayed when fan falls

      MILWAUKEE (AP) – Josh Willingham hit a three-run homer and the Minnesota Twins beat Milwaukee 6-4 Tuesday night in a game delayed when a fan fell into the Brewers’ bullpen. The game was held …

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    04 Jun 14
  • Saunders, Rangers grind out 1-0 win over Twins

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Joe Saunders made an impressive return to the Texas rotation and Luis Sardinas drove in the only run of the game to lift the Rangers to a 1-0 victory over the …

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    29 May 14
  • Twins rally past Soria, Rangers 4-3

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Texas closer Joakim Soria bobbled a slow-bouncing ball hit by Minnesota’s Danny Santana to the left of the mound with two outs and the bases loaded in the ninth inning, allowing …

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    28 May 14
  • Anthony Barr

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed draft picks Anthony Barr, Scott Crichton and Antone Exum to contracts. The Vikings signed Barr, the ninth overall pick, and Exum, a seventh-rounder, on …

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    23 May 14