LOCAL SPORTS

(Minneapolis, MN) -- Nelson Cruz homered but the Twins were crushed 14-3 by the Astros at home. Ryan Jeffers also went yard in the loss. Michael Pineda allowed three runs over four innings to take the loss for the Twins. Minnesota is 26-and-39 and will visit the Mariners tonight. Read more

(Eagan, MN) -- The Vikings begin the next phase of the offseason tomorrow. Minnesota will begin mandatory minicamp. The minicamp will run through Thursday. The Vikings will then turn their attention toward training camp later this summer. Read more

(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Lynx are at home tomorrow. Minnesota will host the Chicago Sky. The Lynx are coming off an 80-64 win over the Sparks. Minnesota is 4-and-5 on the season. That is tied with Los Angeles for worst record in the Western Conference. Read more

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(Minneapolis, MN)  --  Minnesota Lynx fans can get a COVID-19 vaccine at tonight's (Saturday) home game against L-A.  Hy-Vee is offering the free onsite shots.  Wolves and Lynx C-E-O Ethan Casson says the walk-up vaccination in the Target Center box office lobby will be an easy access opport… Read more

(Minneapolis, MN)  --  The Minnesota Twins hit four solo home runs but dropped the series opener to the Houston Astros 6-4 Friday night at Target Field.  Josh Donaldson hit the game-tying homer in the eighth inning before Matt Shoemaker gave up the go-ahead R-B-I double and single in the nin… Read more

(St. Paul, MN)  --  The St. Paul Saints fell to the Omaha Storm Chasers 6-4 Friday night at C-H-S Field.  Omaha has taken three of the first four games in the six-game series.  Saints starting pitcher Rob Whalen allowed four runs over four innings to take the loss.  Twins infielder Luis Arra… Read more

(Minneapolis, MN)  --  Minnesota slugger Nelson Cruz hit a walk-off, two-run home run off New York closer Aroldis Chapman in the Twins 7-5 win over the Yankees in Minneapolis last night. Read more

(St. Paul, MN)  --  The St. Paul Saints were beaten by Omaha 16-9 but for the second time this week Twins centerfielder Byron Buxton appeared in a game for the St. Paul Saints as he continues to make his way back from an injury. Read more

(Eagan, MN)  --  Organized Team Activities wrap up today for the Minnesota Vikings. Wide receiver Justin Jefferson says the O-T-A's have been valuable and it has been to see nearly every offensive player taking part in the voluntary sessions. Jefferson says he feels much more comfortable thi… Read more