Minnesota Sports
  • Willingham out sick for Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Twins slugger Josh Willingham was scratched from the lineup on Monday night because of an illness. Manager Ron Gardenhire said Willingham likely would be available later in the game if needed …

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    08 May 12
  • Weaver goes 6 to help Angels to 8-3 win over Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jered Weaver allowed three hits over six innings in his first start since no-hitting the Twins last week to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-3 victory over Minnesota on Monday …

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    08 May 12
  • No room to punt for Minn. on Vikings stadium

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Vikings stadium drama that has been consuming Minnesota’s Capitol is finally coming to a head, with expected votes Monday in the state House and Senate. But the politics of …

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    07 May 12
  • Dozier, Diamond to be called up by Twins

    SEATTLE (AP) — The slumping Minnesota Twins are calling up prized infield prospect Brian Dozier and left-hander Scott Diamond from the minors. The team announced Sunday that the roster moves will be made on Monday. …

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    07 May 12
  • Montero and Carp lead Mariners over Twins 5-2

    SEATTLE (AP) — Rookie slugger Jesus Montero lined a two-run double in the first inning to get Seattle on the board, Mike Carp added his first homer of the season and the Mariners cruised to …

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    07 May 12
  • Christian Ponder takes control of Vikings

    Eden Prairie, Minn. (AP) – From the moment Christian Ponder took over the Minnesota Vikings offense in Week 5 of his rookie season, the quarterback never stopped scrambling. Ponder didn’t have a summer to build …

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    04 May 12
  • Weaver pitches no-hitter, Angels beat Twins 9-0

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jered Weaver pitched the second no-hitter in the majors in less than two weeks, completely overmatching Minnesota and leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 9-0 win over the Twins on …

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    03 May 12
  • Cook working to regain Vikings’ trust

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook says he is working to regain his teammates’ trust after missing 10 games last year because of a trial on charges of domestic assault. Cook …

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    03 May 12