Minnesota Sports News

Jose Berrios shuts down Rangers, offense does enough to win

Jun 24, 2018

Berrios made the Twins’ two runs feel like 12, so dominant was he on Sunday, shutting out the Rangers on three hits while striking out a career-high 12. The result was a 2-0 victory.

Eden Prairie's John and Luke Mittelstadt commit to Gophers

Jun 24, 2018

John, a forward, will be a high school junior this fall, while Luke, a defenseman, will be a sophomore. They are the brothers of former Gopher Casey Mittelstadt.

Wild stockpiles draft picks but swings no roster-changing deal

Jun 23, 2018

The Wild left the NHL draft the same way it arrived in Dallas: with no changes to the roster.

Prospects don't always pan out as planned, just ask the Twins, Wild, Vikings and Timberwolves

Jun 24, 2018

The Wolves and Wild, both desperate for young talent, held picks later in the first round of their respective drafts, meaning they had no chance to acquire a sure-thing superstar. Maybe they got lucky.

Twins send Fernando Romero to minors to clear way for Alan Busenitz

Jun 23, 2018

The Twins sent Fernando Romero down after Saturday’s 9-6 loss to Texas to call up reliever Alan Busenitz to prop up a beleaguered bullpen.

Iconic radio play-by-play voices like Vin Scully, John Ward, Herb Carneal are disappearing but not forgotten

Jun 24, 2018

Radio play-by-play announcers carried that status with fans of a certain age. Those men brought games to life through their words before the explosion of cable TV.

Get to know the Wild's eight draft picks

Jun 24, 2018

Details on the Wild’s draft picks, with comments by Brent Flahr, Wild senior vice president of hockey operations.

Vikings face challenge of high expectations as camp nears

Jun 23, 2018

Rick Spielman continues to say he is withholding judgment on his team until training camp. But there is just no denying that Spielman and the entire staff know this is a Super Bowl-caliber club.