Twins Give Up 10th Inning Grand Slam in Loss to Indians
Carlos Santana hit a grand slam in the 10th inning, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 7-3 on Sunday to win the four-game series and forge another tie for the AL Central lead.
Twins Reclaim Lead in Rain Delayed Win
Max Kepler and Marwin Gonzalez homered, All-Star Jake Odorizzi earned his career-high 13th victory and the Minnesota Twins broke a tie with Cleveland atop the AL Central, beating the Indians 4-1 Saturday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
Twins Now Even With Cleveland
Shane Bieber pitched into the eighth inning, José Ramírez had three hits and the Cleveland Indians pulled into a tie in the American League Central with a 6-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Impressive Preseason Debut For Vikings
Kirk Cousins was flawless in his lone series in Minnesota's new offensive scheme, backup Sean Mannion delivered a scoring pass under a heavy rush, and the Vikings defeated New Orleans 34-25 in the preseason opener for both clubs on Friday night.
Minneapolis and Jamar Clark Family Agree to Settlement
The family of a black man who was killed by Minneapolis police in 2015 in a case that triggered mass protests reached a tentative $200,000 settlement with the city Thursday.
Twins Lead Drops to 1 Game
Jose Ramirez drove in three runs, Mike Clevinger kept Minnesota quiet with nine strikeouts in seven innings, and the Cleveland Indians struck first in this four-game series between the AL Central front-runners with a 7-5 victory on Thursday that cut the Twins' division lead to one game.
Young Girl Dies From Fire Blamed on Camp Stove
Authorities in Minnesota say a 70-year-old man camping in a Walmart parking lot put a hot cook stove in his van, causing it to catch fire and spread to another van, burning two young sisters and killing one of them.
Triple Play Highlight of Twins Loss to Atlanta
Ozzie Albies homered twice in his second straight four-hit game, Ronald Acuña Jr. and Freddie Freeman both went deep, and the Atlanta Braves again powered their way past the Minnesota Twins 11-7 on Wednesday.
Jayme Closs Family Home in Wisconsin Torn Down
The house where Jayme Closs was kidnapped and her parents were fatally shot has been torn down in northwestern Wisconsin.
Cruz Hits Two More Bombs in Twins Loss to Braves
The Atlanta Braves set the tone for what turned out to be a big offensive night from the very first pitch.