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Minnesota QB Bridgewater on PUP, will meet with media on Thursday

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The Minnesota Vikings have placed quarterback Teddy Bridgewater on the physically unable to perform list to start training camp, with more rehabilitation necessary for his left knee.

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Harper ejected, Nats use big eighth inning to surge past Brewers

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Ryan Zimmerman and Adam Lind each had two-run doubles in a seven-run eighth inning to help the Washington Nationals rally past the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 on Wednesday night.

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Minnesota signs DE Griffen to four-year, $58M contract extension

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The Minnesota Vikings have signed two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Everson Griffen to a contract extension. Griffen's deal was done Wednesday, when veteran players reported to training camp at Minnesota State University in Mankato.

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Davies, powerful offense pushes Milwaukee past Washington in opener

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Travis Shaw, Eric Thames and Manny Pina homered, Zach Davies tossed 7 2/3 shutout innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 8-0 on Tuesday night.

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Whalen hits game-winning jumper, Minnesota edges New York at home

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Maya Moore scored a season-high 27 points, Lindsay Whalen made a go-ahead baseline jumper with 47.7 seconds left and the Minnesota Lynx beat the New York Liberty 76-75 on Tuesday night.

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Minnesota United, Allianz announce naming partnership for $150M stadium

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Allianz Life Insurance Company has bought naming rights to the new $150 million stadium that will eventually be the home of the Minnesota United, the team announced on Tuesday morning. 

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New AMA study draws connection between football, brain injuries

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Research on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease in nearly all of them, from athletes in the NFL down to high school. It's the biggest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy.

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Minnesota C Fowles again named WNBA Western Conference player of the week

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For a fourth time this season, Minnesota center Sylvia Fowles has been named the WNBA's Western Conference player of the week.

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Minnesota acquires P Garcia, C Recker in trade with Atlanta

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Hoping to bolster their rotation for a playoff run, the Minnesota Twins have acquired veteran left-handed pitcher Jaime García, catcher Anthony Recker and cash considerations from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor league right-hander Huascar Ynoa.

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Minnesota starts training camp, puts RB Murray on PUP list

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The Minnesota Vikings placed running back Latavius Murray on the physically unable to perform list Monday, and put defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd on the non-football injury list.

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Iglesias, Boyd lead Tigers over Twins 9-6

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Jose Iglesias had three hits, including a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the seventh that led the Detroit Tigers over Minnesota 9-6 Sunday in a game that took 4 hours, 19 minutes -- the longest nine-inning game in Twins history. 

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Phillies beat Brewers behind Williams, Eickhoff, Kendrick

Nick Williams homered, Jerad Eickhoff pitched six strong innings and Howie Kendrick continued to increase his trade value with two hits and two RBIs as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 Sunday.

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Gibson starts strong, Twins hold on to beat Tigers, 6-5

Kyle Gibson took a shutout into the eighth inning in his longest start of the season, Zack Granite had three of the Twins' 14 hits, and the Minnesota Twins held off a late rally to beat the Detroit Tigers 6-5 on...

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Santana drives in winning run, Brewers end 6-game skid

Domingo Santana singled home the winning run in the ninth inning after the Brewers blew a big lead, and Milwaukee beat Philadelphia 9-8 Saturday night to snap a season-worst six-game losing streak.

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Moore leads West past East 130-121 in WNBA All-Star Game

Maya Moore scored 23 points, reigning league MVP Nneka Ogwumike added 22 points and the West outlasted the East 130-121 in the WNBA All-Star Game on Saturday, where most of the attention was on Seattle's Sue Bird.

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Royer, Red Bulls beat Minnesota United 3-0

Daniel Royer had a goal and an assist and the New York Red Bulls beat Minnesota United 3-0 on Saturday.

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Nola, Galvis help Philadelphia send Milwaukee to sixth straight loss

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Aaron Nola tied a career-high with nine strikeouts in seven sharp innings, Freddy Galvis hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the reeling Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Friday night.

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AP: Cleveland's Irving requests trade, lists Minnesota as preferred landing spot

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Two people familiar with the situation says All-Star guard Kyrie Irving has asked the Cleveland Cavaliers to trade him. Irving made the request last week to owner Dan Gilbert, said the people who spoke Friday to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team is not commenting on the star's demands.

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Green Bay's Driver, Lee set to enter team's Hall of Fame

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The Green Bay Packers are getting ready to induct two new members to the franchise's Hall of Fame. All-time leading receiver Donald Driver and ball-hawking cornerback Mark Lee will be honored on Saturday at a banquet at Lambeau Field.

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Polanco homers, Pittsburgh beats Milwaukee to complete four-game sweep

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Gregory Polanco homered, Chris Stewart added three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a four-game sweep of the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers with a 4-2 victory on Thursday. 

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Former Minnesota manager Tom Kelly will get bronze statue at Target Field

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Former manager Tom Kelly will become the latest Minnesota Twins legend to have his likeness on display at the ballpark.

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Houston remains winless on the road, plays to 0-0 draw with Minnesota

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Bobby Shuttleworth saved all four Houston shots on goal and Minnesota United tied the Dynamo 0-0 on Wednesday night.

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Pittsburgh rookie Moroff walks off with win over struggling Milwaukee

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Max Moroff got his first career game-ending hit with a single in the 10th inning, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Wednesday night.

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Green Bay WR Allison suspended one game following marijuana charge

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The NFL has suspended Green Bay Packers receiver Geronimo Allison without pay for the season opener on Sept. 10 against Seattle for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.

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Minnesota F Brunson named WNBA All-Star Game injury replacement

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Minnesota's Rebekkah Brunson will serve as an injury replacement for Saturday's WNBA All-Star Game, marking her fourth career All-Star appearance.

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Sano's HR, Granite's first RBI highlights Minnesota win over New York

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Miguel Sano hit a three-run home run, Jose Berrios went strong into the seventh inning and the Minnesota Twins beat New York 6-1 on Wednesday to win their first home series against the Yankees in nine years.

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Fowles, Moore lead Minnesota past Dallas in front of sellout crowd

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Sylvia Fowles had 24 points and 12 rebounds, Maya Moore added 23 points and the Minnesota Lynx cruised past the Dallas Wings 100-74.

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New York surges past Colon, Minnesota at Target Field

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Bartolo Colon faltered in the fifth inning after a decent start by the burly 44-year-old, whose Minnesota debut ended with a two-run double by Gary Sanchez that sent the New York Yankees on their way to a 6-3 victory over the Twins on Tuesday night.

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Pirates rally past Brewers in Marte's return from suspension

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Francisco Cervelli and Josh Harrison homered during a sixth-inning rally and the streaking Pittsburgh Pirates welcomed outfielder Starling Marte back with a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.

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Minnesota F Augustus named WNBA All-Star reserve

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Minnesota forward Seimone Augustus headlines the Western Conference WNBA All-Star reserves, which were announced on Tuesday evening.

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Minnesota P Hughes on 60-day DL, likely done for 2017 season

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Minnesota Twins right-hander Phil Hughes will miss the rest of the season because of persistent arm trouble related to a condition that required rib removal surgery a year ago.

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Milwaukee C Vogt will miss at least a month with sprained MCL

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Milwaukee Brewers catcher Stephen Vogt is out for at least a month with a sprained left knee following a collision at home plate. Brewers manager Craig Counsell says Vogt will miss "significant time."

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Minnesota's Moore will compete in WNBA's All-Star three-point contest

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The league is bringing back the contest for the first time since 2009, and the winner will get $10,000 donated to a charity of her choice.

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Minnesota Vikings will hold final training camp in 'Kato, move to team facility in Eagan

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The Minnesota Vikings say the 52nd training camp in Mankato will be their last one away from headquarters.

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Rosario, Escobar lift Minnesota over New York on stormy night

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Eddie Rosario had two RBI doubles and Eduardo Escobar added the go-ahead, pinch-hit single in the eighth inning to help the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night.

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Polanco's offense, defense leads Pittsburgh to win over Milwaukee

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Gregory Polanco doubled twice, drove in two runs and threw out a potential go-ahead run at the plate to lead the surging Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night.

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Report: Minnesota Lynx make bid to host 2018 WNBA All-Star Game

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The Minnesota Lynx has made an official bid to host the 2018 WNBA All-Star Game at Target Center, according to a report Monday night from the Star Tribune's Kent Youngblood.

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Fiers strikes out 11 as Astros beat Twins 5-3

Mike Fiers struck out a season-high 11 over seven strong innings and Nori Aoki had two hits and two RBIs to help the Houston Astros beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Sunday.

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Nick Williams' 1st career slam lifts Phils over Brewers 5-2

Rookie Nick Williams hit his first career grand slam before the Philadelphia Phillies' bullpen escaped two late-game jams for a 5-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.

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Fowles scores 18, Lynx use big run to beat Mercury 81-66

Sylvia Fowles scored 18 points and the Minnesota Lynx used an 18-0 run in the third quarter to beat the Phoenix Mercury 81-66 on Sunday night.

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Rosario's 2-run double helps Twins over Astros 4-2

Brian Dozier homered and Eddie Rosario's two-run double in the sixth inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.

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Shaw's HR in the 8th give Brewers 3-2 win over Phillies

Travis Shaw hit his 20th home run of the season leading off the bottom of the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers edged the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 on Saturday night.

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Minnesota WR Floyd suspended four games via substance abuse policy

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The NFL has suspended Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Michael Floyd without pay for the first four games of the regular season for violating its substance-abuse policy.

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Milwaukee acquires LHP Webb from New York, gives up 1B Cooper

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The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired left-handed reliever Tyler Webb from the New York Yankees for minor league first baseman Garrett Cooper. 

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Minnesota's Dieng will play in NBA's Africa Game next month

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Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng will play in the NBA's Africa Game next month. The league announced Thursday the rosters for the Aug. 5 exhibition in Johannesburg.

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