Minnesota Sports
  • Escobar, Ventura lead Royals past Twins, 6-3

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Alcides Escobar hit a two-run triple and Yordano Ventura pitched seven effective innings as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday. Escobar’s triple highlighted a four-run …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Twins sign Kurt Suzuki to 2-year extension

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have signed All-Star catcher Kurt Suzuki to a two-year, $12 million contract extension. The Twins got the deal done on Thursday, keeping a respected veteran around …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Tommy Milone

      OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld. The A’s announced the deal Thursday morning before the trade deadline. Milone requested a …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Gibson pitches Twins to 2-1 victory over Royals

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kyle Gibson bounced back for a rocky start to shut down Kansas City, and the Minnesota Twins held on through a shaky ninth to beat James Shields and the …

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    30 Jul 14
  • Sam Fuld

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Sam Fuld hit a tiebreaking, two-run single off Javy Guerra in a three-run seventh inning, and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Sunday to avoid a four-game sweep. …

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    28 Jul 14
  • Vikings give Kyle Rudolph 5-year extension

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year contract extension. The Vikings announced the deal Sunday night. The deal, which was first reported by Fox Sports, is worth …

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    28 Jul 14
  • Noesi, Eaton lead White Sox past Twins, 5-2

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Hector Noesi allowed three hits over 7 2-3 innings and Adam Eaton had three hits and two RBIs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota …

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    25 Jul 14
  • Twins trade 1B Kendrys Morales to Mariners

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Seattle Mariners have reacquired first baseman Kendrys Morales in a trade with the Minnesota Twins for minor-league pitcher Stephen Pryor. The deal was done Thursday. Morales spent under seven weeks …

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    25 Jul 14