Minnesota Sports
  • Twins falter against Lowe in 5-0 loss to Indians

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Derek Lowe didn’t fool the Minnesota Twins. His trusty sinker was so good he didn’t have to. Lowe pitched his first shutout in nearly seven years, throwing a six-hitter Tuesday and leading …

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    16 May 12
  • Gov. Dayton signs $975M Vikings stadium bill

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill to build a nearly $1 billion stadium for the Minnesota Vikings. Dayton signed the bill to cheers Monday during a ceremony attended by …

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    15 May 12
  • Morneau takes swings to test sore wrist

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Justin Morneau took some swings in early batting practice on Monday and says his sore left wrist is feeling good as he gets closer to being eligible to come off the disabled …

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    15 May 12
  • Choo’s single in 9th lifts Indians over Twins 5-4

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Shin-Soo Choo hit the go-ahead RBI single in the ninth inning to back Jeanmar Gomez’s seven superb innings and lift the Cleveland Indians to a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on …

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    15 May 12
  • Dayton to sign Vikings stadium bill on Monday

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Monday will be another big day at the Capitol for Vikings fans — as Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signs the stadium bill into law. Dayton has been one of the …

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    14 May 12
  • Diamond pitches another gem as Twins top Jays 4-3

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Scott Diamond pitched seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier hit his first career homer and the Minnesota Twins held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 Sunday. Ryan Doumit and Jamey Carroll …

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    14 May 12
  • Vikings, U of Minn. agree on TCF Bank Stadium use

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota have reached preliminary agreement on the Vikings’ use of TCF Bank Stadium during construction of a new Vikings stadium. The letter of intent provides …

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    11 May 12
  • Wild sign defenseman Stoner to 2-year extension

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Clayton Stoner to a two-year, $2.1 million contract extension. The Wild announced the move on Thursday. The 27-year-old Stoner is one member of a …

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    11 May 12