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  • Gibson sharp in Twins 6-3 win over Diamondbacks

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kyle Gibson matched a career high with eight strikeouts, Chris Parmelee hit a two-run single after entering the game for an injured Joe Mauer, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Arizona …

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    24 Sep 14
  • Twins 1B Mauer leaves with bruised right elbow

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Twins first-baseman Joe Mauer was forced out of the game after being struck in the right elbow by a pitch from Arizona Diamondbacks starter Andrew Chafin in the first inning. …

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    24 Sep 14
  • Collmenter gets 11th win, D-backs beat Twins 6-2

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Josh Collmenter pitched six strong innings for his career-best 11th win, Mark Trumbo homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 Monday night to snap a six-game losing streak. Trumbo’s …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Falcons defense braces for Vikings Bridgewater

      FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) – The Falcons’ defense was handed a new challenge as players returned from their long weekend: How to contain Teddy Bridgewater. Bridgewater, the rookie quarterback from Louisville, will make his …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Kyle Rudolph to have surgery on Tuesday

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph is scheduled to have surgery on Tuesday on a sports hernia that is expected to keep him out of action for about six …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Byfuglien leads Jets to 2-1 win over Wild

    WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) – Dustin Byfuglien broke open a scoreless game in the second period to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Monday night. Byfuglien slammed the puck …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Vargas, Berrios win Twins minor league honors

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins say first baseman-designated hitter Kennys Vargas and right-hander Jose Berrios have won the team’s minor league player and pitcher of the year honors. Vargas won the 2014 Sherry Robertson …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Saints get first win of season, 20-9 over Vikings

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Drew Brees passed for 293 yards and two touchdowns, and the New Orleans Saints won for the first time this season, 20-9 over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. For the Vikings, …

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    22 Sep 14