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  • Mauer

      FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – Twins first baseman Joe Mauer’s error in the eighth inning led to two runs that lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday. Mauer, who …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Bears agree to deal with DE Jared Allen

      LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) – Defensive end Jared Allen agreed to a four-year contract with the Chicago Bears on Wednesday. The four-time All-Pro spent the last six seasons with Minnesota after four years with …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Booth

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – David Booth scored two unassisted goals and Eddie Lack made 29 saves to lead the Vancouver Canucks over the Minnesota Wild 5-2 on Wednesday night. Zack Kassian, Daniel Sedin …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Dieng leads Timberwolves over Hawks

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Gorgui Dieng had 15 points and 15 rebounds to continue his out-of-nowhere emergence and the Minnesota Timberwolves dealt the slumping Atlanta Hawks another costly loss with a 107-83 victory. Corey Brewer and …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Pirates acquire RHP Vance Worley from Twins

    BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) – The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired right-hander Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins for cash. The Pirates announced the trade Tuesday. Worley was acquired in a trade that sent outfielder Ben Revere …

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    26 Mar 14
  • Pelfrey sharp for Twins against Orioles

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – Mike Pelfrey struck out four in three scoreless innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 on Tuesday. Pelfrey allowed just two hits and first baseman Joe Mauer …

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    26 Mar 14
  • Hollins leads Minnesota past Southern Miss in NIT

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Austin Hollins scored a career-high 32 points to lead Minnesota to an 81-73 win Tuesday night over Southern Mississippi and a spot in the NIT semifinals. Hollins, playing in his school-record 139th …

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    26 Mar 14
  • Twins release Matt Guerrier

      FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have granted relief pitcher Matt Guerrier his unconditional release, making the 35-year-old right-hander a free agent. The Twins announced the move Monday. Guerrier was trying to …

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    25 Mar 14