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  • 2012 MRC All-Conference Baseball Team

    Jack Swanberg                   LeSueur-Henderson HS                             IF/Pitcher             Senior Jack Swanberg is the son of Deb and Dave Swanberg.  He hit .370 with 15 RBI, 4 doubles, one homerun.  His OB% was .442. He won three games from …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Sullivan takes over leadership of new Vikings OL

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — John Sullivan used to be a question mark on the Minnesota Vikings offensive line, an undersized sixth-round pick trying to fill in for a perennial Pro Bowler. Now Sullivan enters …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Felton apologizes for DUI arrest

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton is apologizing for being arrested for DUI last weekend. Felton apologized on Wednesday at an optional practice, four days after Eden Prairie police arrested him …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Lynx improve to 8-0 with rout of Storm

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Taj McWilliams-Franklin scored 17 points and the Minnesota Lynx improved to 8-0 with a 79-55 rout of Seattle on Wednesday night. The Lynx moved within one victory of tying the WNBA record …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Blackburn helps Twins top Royals 4-2

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nick Blackburn shook off a slow start and pitched five effective innings, helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Wednesday night. Justin Morneau hit a go-ahead, …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Vikings sign undrafted wide receiver A.J. Love

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed wide receiver A.J. Love, bringing their roster to the 90-player limit. Love was signed on Tuesday, the day after they added cornerback Corey Gatewood. Both …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Twins focused on pitching in early rounds of draft

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have been collecting college pitchers in the early rounds of the amateur draft. The Twins had seven of the first 130 picks, and they took five pitchers. In the …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Mauer out of lineup again with bruised thumb

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Twins catcher Joe Mauer was out of the starting lineup for the second straight game against the Royals with a bruised right thumb. Mauer hurt the thumb on a swing …

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    06 Jun 12