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Dozier's 2-run shot in 8th spurs Twins to 5-3 win over Rays

Brian Dozier's tiebreaking two-run home run for Minnesota with two outs in the eighth inning followed a pitching change by Tampa Bay and spurred the Twins to a 5-3 victory Saturday afternoon over the Rays.

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Archer on the mark against Twins with 11 Ks, Rays win 5-2

Chris Archer struck out 11 while pitching into the eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays hit three home runs in a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.

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Lynx beat Sun for 2nd time in 3 days, 82-68

Sylvia Fowles had 20 points and nine rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Connecticut Sun for the second time in three days, 82-68 on Friday night.

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Vikings coach says if he has to coach with 1 eye, he will

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says he is not going to let the lingering eye issues that caused him to miss practice this week shorten his career.

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Ray strong in start, leads Diamondbacks past Brewers in series opener

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Robbie Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the NL's second-best road ERA to 0.57, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Thursday night for their ninth win in 10 games.

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Milwaukee's Braun, Pina leave game Thursday with injuries

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Milwaukee Brewers catcher Manny Pina and left fielder Ryan Braun left the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night with injuries. 

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Despite progress, future for Minnesota QB Bridgewater still unclear

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Teddy Bridgewater has reached the point in rehabilitation where he's able to drop back to pass on his surgically repaired left knee. Just when the 24-year-old quarterback might return to live action with the Minnesota Vikings remains largely unknown.

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Berrios shines on mound, Minnesota completes sweep in Baltimore

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Jose Berrios took a two-hitter into the seventh inning, Kennys Vargas drove in two runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Orioles 4-3 on Wednesday to complete their first three-game sweep in Baltimore since 1996.

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Toronto hammers four home runs, sweeps interleague series with Milwaukee

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Ryan Goins hit his first career grand slam, one of four homers for the Toronto Blue Jays in an 8-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. The Blue Jays swept the two-game interleague series and wrapped up a seven-game road trip with three straight victories.

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Morales HR helps Toronto hold off Milwaukee in series opener

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Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays held off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Tuesday night. Six of the first eight Blue Jays batters reached based against Milwaukee starter Jimmy Nelson (2-3).

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Fowles scores 21, Minnesota beats Connecticut to continue undefeated start

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Sylvia Fowles had 21 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Connecticut Sun 80-78 on Tuesday night. Seimone Augustus added 16 points, including nine in the third quarter, for the Lynx (4-0).

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Santana spins two-hit shutout, Dozier homers in Minnesota win

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Ervin Santana pitched a two-hitter for his 10th career shutout, Brian Dozier homered and the surging Minnesota Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Tuesday night.

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Minnesota QB Bridgewater continues rehab with teammates at OTAs

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The Minnesota Vikings have begun offseason practice, and Teddy Bridgewater has taken the field with them.

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Milwaukee GM Hammond leaves, signs 5-year deal with Orlando

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The Orlando Magic have hired Milwaukee Bucks general manager John Hammond to be their new GM. Hammond had been with the Bucks the past nine seasons.

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Minnesota's Olympic champions will receive rings on Tuesday night

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The five Olympic champions from the Minnesota Lynx are getting a little more hardware. Team USA women's national team director Carol Callan was in town Tuesday to give Lindsay Whalen, Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus, Sylvia Fowles and coach Cheryl Reeve the Olympic rings they earned after winning the gold medal at the Rio Games last summer.

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Kepler leads offensive surge in Minnesota's comeback victory

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Max Kepler homered and drove in four runs, Miguel Sano and Jorge Polanco each had a career-high four hits and the Minnesota Twins roared back to beat the Baltimore Orioles 14-7 Monday night.

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Minnesota C Fowles wins Western Conference player of the week honors

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Minnesota center Sylvia Fowles has been named the WNBA's Western Conference player of the week, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

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Minnesota's Zimmer taking time off after eighth eye surgery

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Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer will be taking some time away from the team to recover from multiple eye surgeries. The Vikings say Zimmer is expected to return "in a few weeks."

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Galaxy win second straight, beat Minnesota United 2-1

Giovani dos Santos scored and the Los Angeles Galaxy capitalized on Minnesota's own goal to beat expansion United 2-1 on Sunday.

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Minor gets first win since 2014 as Royals beat Twins 6-4

Mike Minor won for the first time since 2014 and Brandon Moss hit two of Kansas City's four home runs, leading the Royals over the Minnesota Twins 6-4 Sunday in a doubleheader opener.

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Bryant hits 2 HRs to back Arrieta; Cubs rout Brewers 13-6

Kris Bryant hit two home runs and Jake Arrieta tossed six strong innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 13-6 rout of the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.

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Fowles, Augustus lift Lynx over Wings 89-87

Sylvia Fowles scored 27 points and Seimone Augustus hit the tie-breaking jumper with 4.3 seconds left to lift the Minnesota Lynx to an 89-87 win over the Dallas Wings on Saturday night.

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Brewers, Cubs rained out at Wrigley Field, makeup on July 6

The game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs on Saturday afternoon has been rained out.

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Royals-Twins washed out, with doubleheader set for Sunday

The Minnesota Twins have postponed their game against the Kansas City Royals because of rain, prompting a doubleheader to finish the series.

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Vargas, Polanco play hero as Minnesota rallies past KC at home

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Pinch hitter Kennys Vargas launched a tying, two-run homer in the ninth inning and Jorge Polanco hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th, lifting the Minnesota Twins over the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Friday night.

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Bandy leads surging Brewers to win over NL Central rival Cubs

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Jett Bandy and Domingo Santana hit two-run singles, helping the surging Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-3 rain-interrupted victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday.

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Berrios dazzles, Minnesota salvages doubleheader split with Colorado

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Jose Berrios allowed two hits and struck out 11 over 7 2/3 innings as the Minnesota Twins beat the Colorado Rockies 2-0 on Thursday night, salvaging a split of an interleague doubleheader between the first-place teams in the AL Central and NL West.

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Moore's double double leads Minnesota to win, (2-0) start

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Maya Moore scored 12 of her 16 points in the second half to lead a balanced Minnesota offense and help the Lynx beat the New York Liberty 90-71 on Thursday night.

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Superior native, former Vikings coach Grant runs disciplined garage sale

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Former Minnesota Vikings coach Bud Grant coach runs his garage sales with steely discipline.

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Sogard's four hits, three RBI lead Milwaukee to win over San Diego

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Eric Sogard had his second four-hit game in three days and drove in three runs, leading the Milwaukee Brewers over the San Diego Padres 4-2 Thursday.

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Arenado, Colorado take game one of doubleheader in Minnesota

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Nolan Arenado got Colorado going with a first-inning home run, Mark Reynolds added a two-run single and the road-tough Rockies beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 on Thursday in the first game of a doubleheader.

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Milwaukee F Antetokounmpo named to all-NBA second team

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Milwaukee forward Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named to the all-NBA second team, it was announced on Thursday afternoon. 

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Minnesota C Towns narrowly misses all-NBA selection

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Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns just missed out in the All-NBA voting that was released on Thursday.

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Watching old team in playoffs, Minnesota owner Leipold happy for Nashville

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Minnesota Wild owner Craig Leipold says he's "happily surprised" by the excitement generated in Nashville by the Predators, the club he helped enter the NHL nearly 20 years ago.

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Vikings: No decision made, but training camp move possible for 2018

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The Minnesota Vikings will be able to hold training camp at their new headquarters as soon as next year.

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Minnesota signs former Chicago DT Sutton

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The Minnesota Vikings have signed defensive tackle Will Sutton, who was cut last week after three seasons with the Chicago Bears. Sutton was a third-round pick in 2014 from Arizona State, drafted by the Bears for a 4-3 scheme.

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Blackmon's HR part of four-run sixth, Colorado tops Minnesota

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Charlie Blackmon hit a towering two-run homer during a four-run sixth inning and finished with three hits to lead the Colorado Rockies over the Minnesota Twins 7-3 on Tuesday night.

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With no lottery luck, Minnesota again moves down and will pick No. 7

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The Minnesota Timberwolves have never moved up in the NBA Draft Lottery. They have moved down, and did so again on Tuesday night in securing the No. 7 overall pick in next month's draft.

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Fowles scores 26 points, Lynx beat Sky 70-61 in opener

Sylvia Fowles had 26 points and 10 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Chicago Sky 70-61 on Sunday night in the season opener for both teams.

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Brewers bash Mets pitching again, come back for 11-9 win

Manny Pina hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning, capping the Milwaukee Brewers' comeback from a six-run deficit for an 11-9 win Sunday over the New York Mets.

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Kipnis homers twice in leadoff spot, Indians beat Twins 8-3

Jason Kipnis, moved to the leadoff spot for the first time this season, was 4 for 5 with two homers and four RBIs, and the Cleveland Indians woke up from an offensive slumber in an 8-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on...

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Brewers score 8 runs in 5th, beat Mets 11-4

Travis Shaw capped Milwaukee's eight-run fifth inning with a three-run homer, helping the Brewers beat the New York Mets 11-4 on Saturday night.

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Berrios fine 1st start, Twins outlast Indians, squirrel 4-1

Jose Berrios pitched neatly into the eighth inning in his first start of the season and the Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Saturday in a game delayed several minutes when a squirrel ran around the field.

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