Minnesota Sports
  • 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
  • Vikings cut RB King after weekend arrest

    Anoka, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have released running back Caleb King three days after he was arrested in an alleged beating outside a birthday party last weekend. Anoka County prosecutors’ spokesman David Cossi …

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    02 May 12
  • Derrick Williams prepares for crucial summer

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Derrick Williams entered his rookie season with the Minnesota Timberwolves as one of the favorites for the NBA’s rookie of the year. Scouts and executives saw a polished offensive player who …

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    02 May 12
  • Twins to recall Butera for catching depth

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins are recalling catcher Drew Butera from the minors to add some depth behind banged-up Joe Mauer, and designating third-baseman Sean Burroughs for assignment. The club announced the moves …

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    02 May 12
  • Williams pitches 3-hitter, Angels beat Twins 4-0

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – Jerome Williams earned his second major league shutout with a three-hitter, Torii Hunter homered for the fourth time in five games after a season-opening 18-game drought, and Howie Kendrick also went …

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    02 May 12
  • Beasley’s time with Timberwolves could be finished

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – When the Minnesota Timberwolves are at full strength, Michael Beasley just might be their most naturally talented player. But after two up-and-down season with the Wolves, there’s no guarantee Beasley will …

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    01 May 12
  • Hunter HRs, Wilson solid in Angels’ win over Twins

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – C.J. Wilson pitched five-hit ball into the eighth inning, Torii Hunter homered and drove in three runs, and the Los Angeles Angels returned from a rough road trip with a 4-3 …

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    01 May 12
  • Twins’ Parmelee doing well after being hit in head

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins say first baseman Chris Parmelee “is doing well” a day after he was hit in the head by a pitch from Boston’s Justin Thomas. A Twins spokesman says …

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    27 Apr 12