Minnesota Sports
  • Plouffe slam, 5 RBIs, Twins rout White Sox for 4-game sweep

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Trevor Plouffe hit his first grand slam in the majors and drove in career-high five runs, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Chicago White Sox 13-3 Sunday for a four-game sweep. Brian …

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    04 May 15
  • Vikings take Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have selected Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes with the 11th overall pick in the NFL draft. Waynes was the first player at his position off the board …

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    01 May 15
  • Twins rough up Sale in 12-2 victory

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Brian Dozier had a homer and four RBIs and the Minnesota Twins roughed up Chicago ace Chris Sale in a 12-2 victory over the White Sox on Thursday night. Trevor May (2-1) …

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    01 May 15
  • Cabrera powers Tigers past Twins 10-7 after Hughes gets hurt

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Miguel Cabrera hit two of Detroit’s four home runs during a powerful rally in the Tigers’ 10-7 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday. Rookie James McCann’s first career homer came on …

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    30 Apr 15
  • Parise, Wild advance with 4-1 win over Blues

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Zach Parise scored twice, including a short-handed, highlight-reel goal to get Minnesota going in the first period, and the Wild advanced to the Western Conference semifinals with a 4-1 victory …

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    27 Apr 15
  • Mauer's triple in 11th lifts Twins over Mariners

    SEATTLE (AP) – Joe Mauer hit a two-run triple with two outs in the 11th inning, lifting the Minnesota Twins over the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Sunday. Mauer got three hits and drove in three …

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    27 Apr 15
  • Tarasenko, Blues dismantle Wild 6-1 to even series

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Vladimir Tarasenko scored twice and the revived St. Louis Blues sent Minnesota goalie Devan Dubnyk to an early exit and thoroughly dominated the Wild in a 6-1 victory in Game …

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    23 Apr 15
  • Pelfrey gets 1st win since 2013 as Twins beat Royals 3-0

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Mike Pelfrey pitched seven scoreless innings to pick up his first victory since 2013 as the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 3-0 Wednesday night. Joe Mauer reached …

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    23 Apr 15