Minnesota Sports
  • Vikings open season at home vs Jaguars

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings will open the 2012 regular season at home against the Jacksonville Jaguars on September 9. The NFL announced the full schedule on Tuesday evening. Coming off a 3-13 …

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    18 Apr 12
  • Twins RHP Baker has ligament replacement surgery

    Bronx, New York (AP) – Minnesota Twins pitcher Scott Baker had elbow-ligament replacement surgery Tuesday. Baker originally was to have an operation to repair the flexor pronator tendon in his right elbow. The Twins said …

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    18 Apr 12
  • Sabathia, Stewart lead Yankees over Twins 8-3

    Bronx, New York (AP) – CC Sabathia shook off early trouble to get a rare April win for the Yankees and backup catcher Chris Stewart hit a go-ahead, two-run single and had three RBIs for …

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    18 Apr 12
  • Gay, Grizzlies recover to top Timberwolves 91-84; Love to have concussion tests

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Rudy Gay had 28 points and nine rebounds to help the Memphis Grizzlies withstand a weak start to the fourth quarter and beat the Minnesota Timberwolves for the eighth straight time, …

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    18 Apr 12
  • Mbawke: ‘We’ve got some unfinished business’

      Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Star power forward Trevor Mbakwe has decided to return to Minnesota next season after a knee injury wiped out his senior year. The university posted a short video on its …

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    17 Apr 12
  • Lynx draft Notre Dame’s Devereaux Peters

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – The defending champion Minnesota Lynx have picked Notre Dame power forward Devereaux Peters with the third overall selection in the WNBA draft. The 6-foot-2 Peters is a two-time Big East Defensive …

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    17 Apr 12
  • House committee rejects Vikings stadium proposal

    St. Paul, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota House committee has voted down the Vikings stadium proposal. The vote Monday night in the House Government Operations Committee is a major setback for the team’s decade-long bid …

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    17 Apr 12
  • Pavano, Morneau help Twins beat Yankees 7-3

    Bronx, New York (AP) – Carl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and …

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    17 Apr 12