Minnesota Sports
  • 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
  • Vikings NFL Draft 1st Round Recap

    Eden Prairie, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota VIkings moved down in the draft and still found their man. After trading their third overall pick to the Browns for the fourth overall selection, the Vikings took …

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    27 Apr 12
  • Wolves’ Adelman plans to have big offseason input

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman says he plans to have significant input in the team’s offseason personnel plans this summer. Adelman spoke to reporters on Thursday night before the team played …

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    27 Apr 12
  • Nuggets beat Wolves to lock down 6th seed in West

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – JaVale McGee scored 19 points to help the Denver Nuggets lock down the sixth seed in the Western Conference playoffs with a 131-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night. …

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    27 Apr 12