Minnesota Sports
  • Twins New Uni

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Torii Hunter’s three-run homer broke a sixth-inning tie, giving Phil Hughes his first win and the streaking Minnesota Twins an 8-7 victory Monday night over the Oakland Athletics. Brian Dozier and Jordan …

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    05 May 15
  • VIkings

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have exercised the fifth-year options on the contracts for safety Harrison Smith and left tackle Matt Kalil. The Vikings announced the decisions Monday, ensuring that both first-round picks from …

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    05 May 15
  • NCAA

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has an idea for a Super Bowl encore: the country’s biggest college football game. Gov. Mark Dayton is joining others Tuesday morning to announce the state’s bid for the …

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    05 May 15
  • wild

    CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane scored two goals, Corey Crawford made 30 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Sunday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. …

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    04 May 15
  • Twins New Uni

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trevor Plouffe hit his first grand slam in the majors and drove in career-high five runs, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Chicago White Sox 13-3 Sunday for a four-game sweep. Brian …

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    04 May 15
  • Saints

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The St. Paul Saints will hold open tryouts for the first time in their new ballpark. The tryout will be held Thursday at CHS Field in St. Paul’s Lowertown area. …

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    04 May 15
  • VIkings

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have selected LSU defensive end Danielle Hunter in the third round with the 88th overall selection. Hunter led the Tigers with 13 tackles for loss last season. …

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    02 May 15
  • Twins New Uni

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Gibson pitched eight strong innings and the Minnesota Twins scored on a wild pitch to beat the Chicago White Sox 1-0 Friday night. Torii Hunter and Kennys Vargas each had two …

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    02 May 15