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  • Willingham’s 3-run HR in 9th lifts Twins over A’s

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Josh Willingham hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night. Justin Morneau added two doubles for …

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    30 May 12
  • Morneau ties, Capps saves Twins 5-4 win over A’s

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Justin Morneau drove in two runs for Minnesota, including the tying double in the eighth inning for the Twins in a 5-4 victory over Oakland on Monday, the sixth straight loss for …

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    29 May 12
  • Minnesota upgrading Williams, Mariucci Arenas

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and Timberwolves aren’t the only teams that are sprucing up their homes these days. The University of Minnesota announced Thursday that it will install new scoreboards and sound systems …

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    25 May 12
  • Mpls. city council committee OKs Vikings plan

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis City Council has given preliminary approval to a plan to build a new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings. A council committee voted 7-6 for the plan on Thursday. The city …

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    25 May 12
  • Love named 2nd team All-NBA

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has been voted to the All-NBA second team. The league announced the results Thursday. Love received 365 points from a panel of sports writers and broadcasters. That …

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    25 May 12
  • Augustus scores 25 to rally Lynx past Sparks

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Seimone Augustus scored 25 points to rally the Minnesota Lynx from nine points down in the second half in a 92-84 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Thursday night. Rebekkah Brunson …

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    25 May 12
  • White Sox pound Twins 11-8

    CHICAGO (AP) — Paul Konerko and Alex Rios hit back-to-back homers and Alejandro De Aza added a grand slam to cap a six-run sixth, leading the Chicago White Sox to an 11-8 victory over the …

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    25 May 12
  • Finnish star Granlund signs with Minnesota Wild

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Finnish star forward Mikael Granlund has signed his contract with the Minnesota Wild and will join the offensively challenged team for training camp. Granlund announced the news on the Wild’s website Wednesday. …

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    24 May 12