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May 20, 2019 - 5:18 pm
Ready for exclusive access to U.S. Bank Stadium?! Gather your family, friends and co-workers for this exciting flag football tournament and fan experience presented by UnitedHealth Group. Tour the stadium, take the field and be a part of history! Funds raised help to find cures for Crohn's disease...
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Mark Freie
August 15, 2019 - 7:44 am
The wait lasted a little longer than expected for Minnesota's return to the Little League Baseball World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Thursday night's scheuduled game between Coon Rapids-Andover and Kentucky's Bowling Green Eastern LL from the Great Lakes Region was rained out. They'll try...
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Michael McLoone - USA TODAY Sports
August 15, 2019 - 4:22 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Brewers manager Craig Counsell has plenty of confidence in Trent Grisham, which he showed by batting the rookie leadoff for the fifth time in his first 11 major league games. Grisham made his manager proud on Wednesday, hitting a go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth inning as...
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Harrison Barden USA Today
Adam Carter
August 12, 2019 - 11:53 am
The Minnesota Vikings have turned to a baseball guy to be their new Chief Operating Officer. The Vikings are hiring Andrew Miller , who's been serving as Vice President of Baseball Operations for the Toronto Blue Jays. Miller starts on September 1st, and he will replace Kevin Warren , who is...
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Jesse Johnson USA Today
August 09, 2019 - 3:27 pm
The Twins' once-cushy lead in the AL Central is gone, wiped out by the hard-charging Cleveland Indians following Friday night's 6-2 win at Target Field. The teams are now in a flat-footed tie atop the division. The Twins did manage home runs by Jason Castro and Eddie Rosario to break the team's...
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Ben Ludeman USA Today
WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 07, 2019 - 4:36 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Ozzie Albies homered twice in his second straight four-hit game, Ronald Acuna Jr. and Freddie Freeman both went deep, and the Atlanta Braves again powered their way past the Minnesota Twins 11-7 on Wednesday. Max Fried (13-4) used a season-high 10 strikeouts to win his fourth...
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August 01, 2019 - 4:07 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Newly acquired Twins reliever Sam Dyson blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning, then Harold Ramirez hit a leadoff homer in the 12th that sent the Miami Marlins over the Twins 5-4 Thursday. The AL Central-leading Twins have been revamping their bullpen after watching a whopping lead...
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