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ALDS: New York Yankees sweep Minnesota Twins to reach ALCS

The New York Yankees cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins to complete a three-game sweep in their NL Division Series and advance to the NL Championship Series....

ALDS: New York Yankees sweep Minnesota Twins to reach ALCS

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Minnesota Twins' Tyler Duffey criticizes New York Yankees fans after ALDS sweep Minnesota Twins pitcher Tyler Duffey criticized New York Yankees fans days after his team was swept by the American League East champs in the AL Division Series....
03:00 2019-10-11

Yankees-Twins ALDS preview: Minnesota looks to reverse postseason history against New York The Twins are playing the Yankees for the sixth time in the postseason since 2003. In the previous five meetings, the Yankees eliminated the Twins.       ...
18:00 2019-10-04

ALDS: New York Yankees dominate Minnesota Twins, grab 1-0 series lead DJ LeMahieu belted a home run and drove in four runs and Gleyber Torres had a two-run double to put New York ahead for good as the Yankees defeated the Minnesota Twins....
12:13 2019-10-05

N.Y. Yankees beat Minnesota Twins 8-2, take 2-0 lead in ALDS The New York Yankees exploded for seven runs in the third inning -- including a grand slam by shortstop Didi Gregorius -- to defeat the Minnesota Twins 8-2 in Game 2 of the American League Division Series on Saturday....
18:00 2019-10-06

Luis Severino shines, Yankees sweep Twins to advance to ALCS Luis Severino tossed four scoreless innings en route to a Yankees 5-1 victory. They will face the winner between the Astros and Rays in the ALCS.       ...
11:13 2019-10-08

Yankees knock out Twins again for ALCS berth MINNEAPOLIS — If only the Yankees could play the Twins every step of the way. While the Yankees didn’t punish their favorite punching bag Monday night in Game 3 of the ALDS, they swept the Twins in three games with a 5-1 victory that was witnessed by a sold-out crowd of 41,121 that included Hal......
07:26 2019-10-08

Yankees-Twins ALDS will be a colossal slugfest Anybody with a Yankee Stadium seat in fair territory is advised to don a hard hat and dip your body in Kevlar for Game 1 of the ALDS on Friday night between the Yankees and Twins. What else could be expected when two teams who shattered the all-time home run record and combined for 613......
06:26 2019-10-04

Yankees destroy Twins in every way for ALDS stranglehold The latest rendition of what has become a non-competitive situation when the Yankees and Twins get together in the postseason was on display Saturday night, and it looked very familiar. That meant the Yankees assaulted Twins pitching and the Twins’ bats were no match for the Yankees’ arms. As a resu...
02:52 2019-10-06

Yankees-Twins ALDS matchups: Who has the edge in MLB playoffs The Yankees will face the Twins in the postseason for the sixth time — and second time in three years. In all five previous matchups, the Yankees came out on top and will be favored to do so again. They have won 13 of their last 15 postseason games versus Minnesota and overcame a 3-0......
18:52 2019-10-04

Torres, Gregorius lead Yankees past Twins, into ALCS After completing a three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins in the American League Division Series with a 5-1 victory on Monday night in Minneapolis, the New York Yankees get a four-day break before opening the American League Championship Series on Saturday....
16:52 2019-10-08

Yankees blow past Twins to capture Game 1 of ALDS There might be different voices other than the Four Tops singing it, but when it comes to the Yankees and Twins in the postseason, “It’s the same old song.’’ Whether it is a costly error or awful bullpen performances, it almost always leads to the Yankees beating Minnesota in the Second Season. Frid...
07:00 2019-10-05

Twins’ Bomba Squad ready for Yankees’ Savages in ALDS The Yankees have Aaron Boone to thank for his rant with an umpire that gave life to their 2019 nickname, the Savages. The Twins have Eddie Rosario. The left fielder crushed his 15th home run of the year on May 24, a game in which the Twins hit three long balls. “When you’re hitting a......
06:26 2019-10-04

Yankees-Twins playoff preview: Breaking down ALDS with three scouts The Yankees already have faced and beaten the Twins five times this century in the postseason, and while the playoffs are fickle — particularly the one-game wild card — when the Yankees looked across the field they saw an inferior team. This time they will see a Minnesota squad much like themselves ...
23:39 2019-10-03

Twins reach 300 homers in sweep of Tigers Willians Astudillo had four hits, including a homer, scored four runs and drove in two more as the Minnesota Twins became the first team to hit 300 home runs in a season when they completed a three-game series sweep by pounding the host Detroit Tigers 10-4 on Thursday....
23:52 2019-09-26

Gregorius grand slam helps Yankees tag Twins in ALDS Game 2 Didi Gregorius hooked a slump-busting grand slam during a seven-run third inning and the New York Yankees pummeled the Minnesota Twins again, cruising to an 8-2 victory Saturday for a 2-0 lead in their AL Division Series....
06:52 2019-10-06

Yankees vs. Twins predictions: The Post experts pick ALDS winner Our Post experts predict the winner of the MLB playoff ALDS series between the New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins that begins on Friday night in the Bronx: Ken Davidoff: Yankees in 5 The Twins will pick up as many postseason victories over the Yankees in this next week as they notched in the prior...
18:52 2019-10-04

How the Yankees Won Game 3 to Sweep the Twins The Yankees continued their postseason dominance of Minnesota, clinching their series with a win in Minneapolis and advancing to the American League Championship Series....
10:52 2019-10-08

Didi Gregorius hits grand slam, Yankees rout Twins to take 2-0 ALDS lead Didi Gregorius hit a grand slam in the third inning to lead the Yankees rout over the Twins in Game 2 of the ALDS.       ...
08:52 2019-10-06

How to watch Yankees vs. Twins: MLB live stream, schedule, TV channel, start time for ALDS Game 3 After two routs in the Bronx, the ALDS shifts to Minnesota with the Yankees looking to close the series out at Target Field.       ...
23:39 2019-10-07

Twins not surrendering to Yankees as series shifts to Minnesota In the losing clubhouse, there wasn’t much talk about mental hang-ups or playoff droughts. The Twins still don’t believe the past has anything to do with the present, their 12 consecutive playoff losses to the Yankees having little to do with the precarious situation they now find themselves in. “Ze...
09:39 2019-10-06

How MTA trolled a Minnesota transit agency over Yankees sweeping Twins The MTA chose the most New York way possible to gloat about the Yankees’ sweep of the Twins: The Post’s front and back pages. Minnesota’s Metro Transit, which serves the St. Paul and Minneapolis region, made a bet with the MTA over which team would win the series — and the Twinkies...
08:26 2019-10-09

New York Yankees complete four-game sweep of reeling Boston Red Sox The Red Sox have lost eight straight games and are now 14.5 games behind the Bronx Bombers as the Yankees finished off a sweep of their four-game set.       ...
06:00 2019-08-05

ALDS: Houston Astros beat Tampa Bay Rays in Game 5, advance to ALCS Gerrit Cole had another dominant pitching performance as the Houston Astros eliminated the scrappy Tampa Bay Rays with a 6-1 win Thursday night in Game 5 of their AL Division Series....
11:00 2019-10-11

New York Yankees 12 Boston Red Sox 8: American League East leaders seal London series sweep The New York Yankees doubled up in London on Sunday afternoon as they rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 12-8 and complete a sweep of the first major league series to be played in Europe....
23:39 2019-06-30

Yankees Complete Sweep Of Twins, Barf Barf Barf The Yankees completed a three-game sweep of the Twins Monday night, with a 5–1 win in Minnesota to end their American League divisional series. These games were not close. The Yankees scored 23 runs in the series, to the Twins’ seven. Every other divisional series is still active, with both National...
20:26 2019-10-08

Twins ALDS roster: Luis Arraez surprising add after injury An already dangerous Twins lineup just received an unexpected boost. Stud rookie second baseman Luis Arraez was included on the 25-man roster heading into Friday’s ALDS against the Yankees, just days after suffering a Grade 1 right ankle sprain during the final weekend of the regular season. T...
18:52 2019-10-04

MLB roundup: Yanks finish sweep of Twins Gleyber Torres homered and doubled twice, and Cameron Maybin also hit a home run as the New York Yankees completed a three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins in the American League Division Series with a 5-1 victory on Monday night in Minneapolis....
16:52 2019-10-08

Yankees announce ALCS rotation Masahiro Tanaka will take the ball in Game 1 of the ALCS against Zack Greinke and the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park, Aaron Boone announced on Friday. James Paxton will start Game 2 opposite Justin Verlander, and Luis Severino will get the nod in Game 3 at Yankee Stadium against Gerrit Cole. For...
18:00 2019-10-12

Twins vs. Royals: Minnesota and Jose Berrios will get it done The Mets, who made 82-year-old Phil Regan their pitching coach, are considering 103-year-old Julia Hawkins to be their base-running coach after she won gold in the National Senior Games. Hawkins, who calls Regan “Kid,” ran the 100 in 39.62, better than Robby Cano, who has never run 100 meters. In th...
19:26 2019-06-22

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. Kepler, who entered hitless in his previous 21 at-b...
07:13 2019-06-07

The Yankees’ most curious ALCS decision now awaits them MINNEAPOLIS — The junior varsity portion of these playoffs ends now for the Yankees. This was supposed to be the year the Twins were better than that, what with their 300-plus homers and 100-plus wins. They were going to put up resistance, perhaps even a few wins. But on Elimination Monday — when fo...
15:39 2019-10-08

How Yankees-Astros are different since 2017 ALCS battle It’s been only two years since the Yankees and Astros met in the ALCS, but plenty has changed. A look at what’s different this time around:  The Astros have replaced Dallas Keuchel, Charlie Morton and Lance McCullers Jr. with the big guns otherwise known as Gerrit Cole and Zack Greinke. Jose Urquidy...
11:26 2019-10-12

Breaking down Yankees-Astros ALCS matchup Forget the World Series. This ALCS is the matchup people have been waiting for, as the 107-win Astros and 103-win Yankees are set to meet for the second time in three years with a trip to the Fall Classic on the line. In 2017, the wild-card Yankees were a surprise to get that far and......
09:00 2019-10-12

5 things to know about Astros before Yankees’ daunting ALCS 1. The Astros nearly had three no-hitters this season, which would have made been an MLB first. Instead, they settled for two, becoming the 18th team to accomplish the feat. Zack Greinke, who previously said throwing a no-hitter would be a “hassle,” got two outs from throwing one against...
20:52 2019-10-11

Yankees blank Astros, take 1-0 lead in ALCS Gleyber Torres knocked in five runs and Masahiro Tanaka allowed just one hit in six innings as the New York Yankees shut out the Houston Astros 7-0 in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday night....
09:26 2019-10-13

Where it all went wrong for Yankees in 2017 ALCS heartbreak All the Yankees needed was one win in two games for a ticket to the World Series. They had momentum on their side, Luis Severino and CC Sabathia at the ready on full rest to start and an offense that had just exploded during three straight wins at Yankee Stadium. And then the Astros sent......
11:26 2019-10-12

Yankees announce ALDS rotation After finishing the regular season strong, James Paxton will open the American League Division Series against the Twins on Friday night in the Bronx. Aaron Boone announced on Thursday morning that Masahiro Tanaka will start Game 2, and Luis Severino will start Game 3 on the road at Target Field. Big...
20:26 2019-10-04

Nationals vs. Twins: Patrick Corbin will shut down Minnesota Top 10 Democrats debate Thursday. Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris will be joined by Andrew Yang, who made the cut and celebrated by crowd-surfing above his supporters. Mayor de Blasio opted to walk from his rally, fearing the few who attended had zero interest in suppor...
00:26 2019-09-13

Minnesota Twins claim first AL Central title since 2010 Homer-happy Twins hit two in 5-1 victory against Tigers, which coupled with Indians' loss wraps up Minnesota's first division title in nine years.       ...
16:13 2019-09-26

Santana homers, Indians beat Twins 4-3 to avoid sweep Carlos Santana hit a solo home run that broke a seventh-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians avoided a sweep against the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins with a 4-3 win       ...
23:39 2019-07-14

YES analyst John Flaherty on approach Yankees must take into ALCS No heroes. Being one will cement your place in postseason lore. Resisting the temptation to become one is what helped the Yankees sweep the Twins in the ALDS, argues John Flaherty. “What is so important and impressive is the personality of the at-bats,” Flaherty, the former Yankees catcher and YES N...
13:26 2019-10-11

Giancarlo Stanton not in Yankees’ lineup for ALCS Game 2 Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton was left out of the lineup for Game 2 of the ALCS Sunday night in Houston. Stanton was replaced in left field by Cameron Maybin. Manager Aaron Boone hasn’t yet spoken with reporters during pregame as he usually does, so it’s unclear why Stanton was held ...
23:26 2019-10-13

Yankees will start Masahiro Tanaka in Game 1 of the ALCS Aaron Boone tweaked his starting rotation for the ALCS. The Yankees manager announced Friday that Masahiro Tanaka will pitch Game 1 in Houston on Saturday night against the Astros’ Zack Greinke. Tanaka started in Game 1 when the two teams met in the 2017 ALCS and lost 2-1. James Paxton, who took the...
04:26 2019-10-12

Yankees' Gleyber Torres, 22, not scared of the big stage in the ALCS Gleyber Torres, 22, led the Yankees offense with five RBI and a home run en route to a 7-0 win over the Astros in Game 1 of the ALCS.       ...
22:39 2019-10-13

As the Twins Stay Hot, La Tortuga Earns a Warm Embrace in Minnesota Willians Astudillo, a.k.a. la Tortuga (or the Turtle), doesn’t look like most major leaguers. And with a rare ability to make contact, he doesn’t hit like them, either....
20:00 2019-06-27

Minnesota Twins place Marwin Gonzalez on IL with hamstring strain The Minnesota Twins placed infielder Marwin Gonzalez on the 10-day injured list and put right-handed relief pitcher Blake Parker on the family medical emergency list....
09:52 2019-06-20

Twins vs. Tigers: Ex-Yankee Michael Pineda will propel Minnesota Kirsten Gillibrand bowed out of the presidential race. Fox News’ Tucker Carlson, speaking with Seth Barron of the City Journal, labeled her the “worst candidate ever,” adding, “I can’t think of anyone nastier, self-centered or dumber, can you?” Barron replied, “Well yeah, but I mean, Mayor de Blasio...
19:52 2019-09-01

Yankees’ gloves prove to be other ALDS weapon MINNEAPOLIS — The Yankees won the AL East thanks largely to their bats and their bullpen. On Monday, their gloves also made the difference, as they repeatedly took hits — sometimes extra-base hits — and runs away from the Twins, which helped them seal the ALDS with a 5-1 win in Game 3 at Target......
15:39 2019-10-08

Kepler hits 3 homers, Twins edge Indians 5-4 to avoid sweep CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. Kepler, who entered hitless in his previous 21...
07:00 2019-06-07

Mets Bullpen Shows Signs of Life in 2-Game Sweep of the Twins The Mets’ beleaguered relievers stifled Minnesota over two days, but the victories came with bad news: An injury to Zack Wheeler, a potential trade asset....
03:13 2019-07-18

CC Sabathia clears key hurdle to making Yankees’ ALCS roster Based on CC Sabathia’s conversation with Aaron Boone on Thursday, the veteran lefty came through Wednesday’s throwing session without a problem. “Just talking to him when he came in, said he felt good. You know, so far encouraging,’’ Boone said of Sabathia, who participated in Thursday’s workout and...
13:26 2019-10-11

CC Sabathia, Aaron Hicks could join Yankees on ALCS roster A Yankees roster that steamrolled past the Twins in the ALDS could have a different look when Game 1 of the ALCS starts Saturday against the winner of the Rays-Astros’ Game 5 of the ALDS on Thursday night. Aaron Hicks and CC Sabathia, who weren’t active for the three-game sweep of the Twins, are bei...
04:39 2019-10-10

Yankees: Aroldis Chapman and Zack Britton good to go for ALCS Toward the end of the Yankees’ celebration Monday night in Minneapolis after their ALDS victory, Aroldis Chapman and Zack Britton said they were fine — though Chapman’s left wrist was wrapped and Britton had been removed from the clinching victory with a jammed right foot. Speaking on a conference c...
11:52 2019-10-10

CC Sabathia’s ALCS confidence pushes Yankees to relief decision MINNEAPOLIS — CC Sabathia played catch for the second straight day Monday before the Yankees closed out the Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS at Target Field and feels confident he can be part of the ALCS roster after sitting out the three-game sweep. “I do,” Sabathia answered when asked if two rece...
17:39 2019-10-08

ALCS preview: Astros vs. Yankees is the marquee matchup of the postseason This is the series America has been waiting for. A rematch of the 2017 ALCS between the New York Yankees and Houston Astros.       ...
18:52 2019-10-12

Minnesota Twins pitcher Michael Pineda suspended 60 games for PEDs Minnesota Twins pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspeded 60 games by MLB for after testing positive for Hydrochlorothiazide, a diuretic.       ...
04:52 2019-09-08

The Minnesota Twins have made home run history this year. But can they bash their way through October? MInnesota broke the single-season home run record and is on track to win the AL Central. Will their slugging do the trick in the playoffs?       ...
21:13 2019-09-17

'It's been brewing': Two years after epic seven-game ALCS, Astros and Yankees set for rematch Two years after the Astros came out ahead in seven games, the Yankees will get another shot at getting bat to the World Series.       ...
15:00 2019-10-11

Aaron Boone is one crucial year wiser heading into Yankees’ ALCS There is no great mystery to the job of managing a baseball team. You have to be blessed with certain talents – a high baseball IQ, a dash of fearlessness, a plentiful helping of intellect, an ability to relate with an eclectic assortment of personalities – and then you have to work at it. A......
04:39 2019-10-10

Houston advances to ALCS to give what America wants: an Astros-Yankees matchup Houston beat Tampa Bay in Game 5 of the ALDS to give what America wants most-- a Yankees-Astros matchup in the ALCS.       ...
08:39 2019-10-11

Yankees top Astros 7-0 in ALCS opener behind Torres hitting, Tanaka pitching Gleyber Torres kept up his postseason surge with a homer and five RBIs, Masahiro Tanaka polished his playoff resume and the New York Yankees blanked the Houston Astros 7-0 Saturday night in the AL Championship Series opener....
03:00 2019-10-14

Houston Astros turn back Tampa Bay to book ALCS showdown with Yankees Gerrit Cole pitches another masterpiece to lead Astros into ALCSHouston will host Yankees in Game 1 at home on Saturday nightAll season long, it seemed inevitable.Yankees v Astros for the American League pennant. Continue reading......
07:52 2019-10-11

Minnesota Twins slug eight more home runs, on pace to shatter MLB single-season record Led by a pair of homers from Jonathan Schoop and Miguel Sano, the surprising slugging leaders crush Angels and now own MLB's best record.        ...
07:01 2019-05-24

Minnesota Twins postseason misery continues: Record losing streak reaches 15 games The Minnesota Twins' record postseason losing streak reached 15 games after another loss to the New York Yankees in Game 2 of the ALDS.       ...
08:52 2019-10-06

Yankees ALDS roster: Luke Voit, Tyler Lyons make the cut Edwin Encarnacion said he could play first base if asked, but when the Yankees announced their ALDS roster on Friday, there were three first basemen on it. Despite Luke Voit’s struggles in the final month of the season, he was included among the 13 position players who will face the Twins in the bes...
18:52 2019-10-04

Minnesota beats Iowa 3-0 to reach Big Ten semifinals OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Eli Wilson had two hits and drove in two runs, helping Minnesota eliminate Iowa in the Big Ten tournament with a 3-0 victory on Friday night. Wilson had an RBI single in the third inning and an RBI double in the ninth inning for the fourth-seeded Gophers (28-26), who advanced to m...
08:26 2019-05-25

'He's a legend': Left off ALDS roster, Yankees fighting to make sure CC Sabathia gets another shot CC Sabathia, for the first time since his arrival as a free agent in 2009, is not on the Yankees’ playoff roster because of a shoulder injury.       ...
05:39 2019-10-04

Women's World Cup: Germany sweep Nigeria aside to reach last 8 Germany are still yet to concede a goal at the World Cup, having become the first team through to the last eight. There was VAR controversy again but it was ultimately a comfortable afternoon for Germany in Grenoble....
03:13 2019-06-23

Women's World Cup: Germany sweep Nigeria aside to reach last eight Germany are still yet to concede a goal at the World Cup, having become the first team through to the last eight. There was VAR controversy again but it was ultimately a comfortable afternoon for Germany in Grenoble....
20:00 2019-06-22

Twins become first team to reach 300 HRs The Minnesota Twins beat the New York Yankees to a home run milestone on Thursday, becoming the first team in major league history to belt 300 homers in a single season....
08:39 2019-09-27

Yankees avoid sweep with 6-2 win over Jays Aaron Hicks hit a three-run homer and J.A. Happ worked seven strong innings as the New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 on Thursday night at Rogers Centre....
07:26 2019-06-07

Yankees sweep Red Sox in London with 12-8 comeback win The New York Yankees (54-28) defeated the Boston Red Sox (44-40) 12-8 in London on Sunday to cap off a "London Series" sweep in the first baseball games played in Europe in league history....
01:52 2019-07-01

Yankees’ sweep of Tigers has painful consequences DETROIT — At this rate, the Yankees will cruise to the postseason, but might not have anyone left to play in the games. On a day when they swept a doubleheader from the miserable Tigers, Edwin Encarnacion left the first game with a strained left oblique and J.A. Happ’s biceps tendinitis was revealed...
04:52 2019-09-13

MLB roundup: Yankees blast seven HRs in DH sweep of Orioles Gleyber Torres hit two more homers off the Baltimore Orioles, and the New York Yankees recorded an 11-8 victory to complete a sweep of a day-night doubleheader Monday at Yankee Stadium....
08:00 2019-08-13

Yankees Sweep Red Sox Even as Injuries Continue to Mount Edwin Encarnacion and Aaron Hicks are out, and Gleyber Torres has been sent for tests, but the resilient Yankees pulled off a four-game sweep at home....
06:26 2019-08-05

Injuries Mar Yankees’ Doubleheader Sweep of the Tigers Gary Sanchez left the second game an inning after he had been thrown out in his first stolen-base attempt this year, and Edwin Encarnacion homered in the first game but left with an oblique problem....
08:26 2019-09-13

Yankees sweep Red Sox in London with another offensive barrage LONDON — If MLB and England invite the Yankees back for a second look they undoubtedly will listen to the pitch. Aaron Boone, Brian Cashman and players never missed a chance to gush about what an overwhelming experience playing two games at London Stadium against the blood rival Red Sox was on...
22:26 2019-06-30

Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Austin Romine and Cameron Maybin each drove in two in New York’s five-run second inning, and the Yankees held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Saturday night, completing a sweep of a doubleheader for their seventh straight win. Romine finished with three hits and M...
09:26 2019-05-26

Yankees rule Britannia, complete London sweep of Red Sox Gary Sánchez hit a go-ahead, two-run single in a nine-run seventh inning, and the Yankees overcome a four-run deficit to beat the Boston Red Sox 12-8 for a two-game sweep of the groundbreaking trip across the pond       ...
03:13 2019-07-01

The bigger picture of Yankees’ huge doubleheader sweep The Yankees proved Thursday night they can win with or without Aaron Boone at the helm. Fearing his players and coaches might get tossed for blistering neophyte fill-in umpire Brennan Miller’s strike zone from the dugout in the second inning of the day’s first game, the Yankees manager got in Miller...
06:26 2019-07-19

Roark strikes out seven, pitching A's to sweep of Yankees Tanner Roark struck out seven and didn't walk a batter over six-plus innings, Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka struggled early and the Oakland Athletics beat New York 5-3 for a three-game series sweep       ...
10:00 2019-08-23

Judge, Yankees pound Price for 4-game sweep of Red Sox Aaron Judge homered early and a makeshift New York Yankees lineup pounded David Price in a 7-4 victory that sent the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox to their eighth consecutive defeat       ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Yankees complete sweep of Red Sox as injury concerns grow The Yankees are on pace to have more than enough wins to get to the postseason. Whether they have enough healthy players to do anything when they get there remains to be seen. During yet another victory over the reeling Red Sox, the Yankees saw Gio Urshela drill foul balls off both his legs in......
10:00 2019-08-05

Yankees sweep away Royals for seventh straight victory KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Yankees have spent the past week playing the two worst teams in the American League — and they have taken advantage of the favor the schedule-makers gave them. On Saturday, they swept a split doubleheader against the Royals, winning the first game 7-3 and the nightcap 6-5 at K...
07:00 2019-05-26

More injury woes for Yankees in doubleheader sweep of Tigers All-Star catcher Gary Sánchez became the Yankees' latest injury concern when he left the second game of a doubleheader with left groin tightness as New York beat Detroit 6-4 to complete a sweep       ...
03:13 2019-09-13

Terrible defense, base running doom Yankees’ bid to sweep Sox On a night the Yankees made a costly mistake on the basepaths and Clint Frazier looked completely lost in right field, not even Boston’s shaky bullpen was capable of getting the home team back in the game in an 8-5 loss in The Bronx. With the weather worsening late in the game, as rain. thunder......
09:52 2019-06-03

Failed sweep didn’t stop Yankees from sending Red Sox message There were maybe 10,000 folks left by the end, the bulk of the crowd scattered by the storms, if not the scoreboard. The faithful have come to realize that the Yankees are like a great football offense, capable of scoring from anywhere on the field. It had been 8-2, Red Sox, and then it was......
09:52 2019-06-03

Yankees vs. Rays: Blake Snell will help Tampa Bay avoid sweep Ripley’s Believe It or Not” is back on the air. This Sunday’s episode explores how Bill de Blasio is still a presidential candidate. How Albany voted to give driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants. How Mike Francesa is still on the radio, Jeurys Familia is still a Met and how Stitches is still writ...
15:26 2019-06-19

Yankees hit how many home runs? By the numbers of historic sweep of Orioles After the Yankees' 14-2 win over the Orioles on Wednesday night, let's look at some numbers -- a lot of offense for New York -- head-to-head for these clubs.       ...
20:39 2019-08-08

What Yankees fans should know about these Twins Here are five things Yankees fans should know about the Twins before Friday’s Game 1 of the ALDS at the Stadium: 1. Randy Dobnak is lucky the Twins clinched the AL Central before the final weekend of the regular season, and even luckier he didn’t schedule his wedding for a week later. Hardly a...
11:39 2019-10-04

A New York fan tries to start a rivalry with Minnesota — they’re too nice to agree MINNEAPOLIS — This weekend, New York teams are facing a double hit of the most fearsome, unhinged fanbase known to man. We’re talking about Minnesotans — the same folks who brought us Betty Crocker, the Nordic Track, MyPillow and Zubaz. Friday, the Yankees take on the Minnesota Twins in the first ga...
06:26 2019-10-04

Yankees starter on his ALDS status: ‘A game-to-game’ thing J.A. Happ hasn’t been told he isn’t going to start an ALDS game against the Twins, but the Yankees left-hander’s last appearance was a five-inning relief gig on Sept. 25 against the Rays when he followed opener Jonathan Loaisiga. “Be ready for Friday,’’ Happ said about his role on the pitching...
11:39 2019-10-03

Snell chased in 1st, Sabathia wins 250th, Yankees sweep Rays Gary Sánchez hit a three-run homer to help chase Cy Young Award winner Blake Snell in the first inning, CC Sabathia got his 250th career win and the New York Yankees thumped the Tampa Bay Rays 12-1 to complete a three-game sweep       ...
23:13 2019-06-19

A.L.D.S. Game 2: How the Yankees Beat the Twins Didi Gregorius broke out of his slump with a grand slam and Masahiro Tanaka was dominant on the mound as the Yankees cruised to a two-games-to-none lead in the A.L.D.S....
07:13 2019-10-06

Inside look at players who have been with Yankees and Twins A look at the connections between the Yankees and Twins franchises:  Michael Pineda: The starting pitcher’s Yankees tenure was cut short by Tommy John surgery in 2017, but he signed a two-year deal with the Twins that offseason and returned to the mound this year to go 11-5 with a 4.01 ERA. He won’t...
11:39 2019-10-04

The one mistake Yankees, Twins really can’t afford to make They combined to win 204 games during the regular season, when each lineup raced past the former home run record and slugged their way to division crowns. So when the ALDS opens with Game 1 on Friday night at Yankee Stadium between the Twins and Yankees, what will be the difference between advancing...
07:13 2019-10-02

History vs. Yankees not only thing suffocating the Twins Amid the thunder tumbling from all the precincts of Yankee Stadium, the manager of the Minnesota Twins looked like he’d just eaten a pile of spaghetti — only to realize it was a plate of earth worms covered in marinara sauce. He looked left, looked right, searching in earnest for a friend. Or maybe ...
09:39 2019-10-06

Yankees have history of dominating Twins in the playoffs The Twins and their fans would like to forget about the postseason history between these teams, with the Yankees winning 13 of the 15 games. Here’s a look back at each October: 2017 AL Wild-Card Game: Yankees win 8-4 The game got off to a rocky start for the Yankees as the Twins stormed to......
11:39 2019-10-04

Twins, Yankees among the most powerful offenses this postseason There's no doubt the 2019 MLB season was defined by power. We rank the top five most powerful offenses this postseason.       ...
22:13 2019-10-01

Twins’ plan to end Yankees horrors is top secret The Twins aren’t prepared to reveal how they plan to slay the so-called Yankees dragon. “No, we’re going to wait until the very last minute to talk about what any of our players are going to be doing,” manager Rocco Baldelli told reporters when asked who will take the mound against the Yankees on Fr...
07:13 2019-10-02

Why Yankees’ playoff dominance of Twins may be in danger Yankees-Twins: The parsley of playoff matchups. You question the very worthiness of its existence. Unless, just maybe, this time it acquires some flavor? The Yankees took their last day off of the regular season Thursday under the reality they were headed for a sixth postseason showdown with the bas...
01:52 2019-09-27

Breaking down how Yankees fared vs. Twins in regular season The Yankees won the regular-season series against the Twins, 4-2, but it didn’t go without a lack of drama. A look back at how the action unfolded:  When the teams met in July at Target Field, it was billed as a potential playoff preview. But what ensued was a different kind of epic, especially the....
11:39 2019-10-04

Twins talking ‘clean slate’ — not bad history vs. Yankees The Twins are aware of the history, if only because it keeps getting brought up to them. They can sense the fans back home in Minnesota are worried about their ALDS series against the Yankees — who have beaten the Twins in every playoff series between the two teams, winning 13 of 15 games —......
11:39 2019-10-04

Yankees get best of Twins’ Uber-driving success story In the movie, Randy Dobnak would walk off the mound a winner, helping the Twins snap their postseason drought, adding another layer to his already incredible story. Reality played out differently. Dobnak, the Uber-driving undrafted former Division II college player who started the season at Single-A...
13:52 2019-10-06

Twins power failure strikes again in Yankees clubhouse MINNEAPOLIS — As it did during their visit to Target Field in July, the Yankees’ clubhouse was hit by a power failure Monday that left Aaron Boone’s office and other areas in the dark. The TVs and a few lights weren’t affected. “It always does it here so we are used to it,’’ Boone said......
07:26 2019-10-08

Bob Costas promises not to ‘oversell’ Yankees-Twins Game 1 Bob Costas repeats the call verbatim 20 years later, even if he doesn’t realize it. “The New York Yankees: world champions, team of the decade, most successful franchise of the century.” That was his call after the final out of the Yankees’ sweep of the Braves to win the 1999 World Series, their thi...
11:39 2019-10-04

Twins Show Off Cat-Like Infield Reflexes Against Vile Yankees The Twins and Yankees are playing the opener of a three-game series Monday night in Minnesota, where the Twins offense has become basically a howitzer firing baseballs into the outfield stands. These are two of the top three teams in the American League, so this series has some juice....
05:00 2019-07-23

What Yankees think about facing wannabe dragon-slayer Twins ARLINGTON, Texas — No one on the Yankees’ roster has been involved in more playoff series than Brett Gardner. There was the ALDS victory in 2009 and another one in 2010 before the wild-card victory two years ago. To Gardner, as well as manager Aaron Boone and general manager Brian Cashman, you can t...
14:52 2019-09-29

Yankees making quick work of Twins is the dynasty way MINNEAPOLIS — Elsewhere, in Tampa and in St. Louis and in Washington, D.C., baseball teams had opportunities to take care of business and did not. The Astros got thwacked by the Rays. The Braves couldn’t get the final six outs against the Cardinals. The Dodgers got smacked by Max Scherzer and whacke...
07:26 2019-10-08

Twins make big mistake by poking the Yankees ‘dragon’ ARLINGTON, Texas — Much of the season was a Next Man Up performance and mentality for the Yankees. It made for good summer stock theater and the Yankees made it through the regular season gauntlet knowing they have more depth than they possibly could have imagined, but with the calendar soon flippin...
04:52 2019-09-29

Twins pull off beautiful triple play in first inning against Yankees The Yankees looked poised for a big first inning against the Twins but Edwin Encarnacion hit a grounder to third to kick-start a triple play.       ...
04:39 2019-07-23

Giancarlo Stanton is in weird spot entering Yankees-Twins showdown Giancarlo Stanton made it back from his sprained right knee in time to play nine games before the end of the regular season. He hit fairly well in those 34 plate appearances, and Aaron Boone liked what he saw from Stanton in left field. “Is it perfect? No,” Boone said twice of Stanton’s situat...
03:39 2019-10-03

Uber driver Randy Dobnak suddenly in Twins-Yankees spotlight This happened a little over two years ago, before Randy Dobnak became the first Uber driver known to start a major league playoff game, before he went from Single-A to being a member of the rotation for the AL Central Division-champion Twins, and before he authored a miraculous story born out of sel...
02:00 2019-10-06

Twins’ Jake Cave getting major shot to prove Yankees wrong MINNEAPOLIS — Jake Cave came up through the minor leagues hoping to play in big games like Monday night’s ALDS Game 3. The day dreaming just usually included Cave in pinstripes, not playing against them. But the Yankees’ 2011 sixth-round pick was back in the Twins lineup Monday night, trying to help...
07:26 2019-10-08

New York dad not yet charged in the hot car death of twins as prosecutors cite pending investigation A New York man who says he forgot his twin infants in the back of a hot car Friday while he went to work won’t face criminal prosecution just yet as a grand jury hearing was reconvened for the end of August. ...
22:26 2019-08-01

Aaron Hicks ends wild Yankees-Twins game with catch of the year candidate Aaron Hicks came through with what might be the catch of the year to preserve the Yankees' win over the Twins in extra innings.       ...
15:00 2019-07-24

Warriors 119, Blazers 117, OT | Golden State wins the series, 4-0.: Warriors Sweep Blazers to Reach Their 5th Straight N.B.A. Finals With a comeback overtime victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, Golden State moved on to seek a third consecutive title and its fourth in five years....
15:26 2019-05-21

Yankees must clear mighty Astros obstacle to reach Series How many times have you heard an athlete faced with the daunting task of slaying a dominating team spit out the following cliché: “To be the best you have to beat the best.’’ Well, when it comes to what the Yankees are up against in the ALCS, the cliché is more truth than simply something......
13:26 2019-10-11

New Jersey beats New York to reach Little League World Series Early Saturday afternoon, the Elmora Youth Little League team, from Elizabeth, N.J., received a little love from the Mets’ Todd Frazier, himself a former Little League star from New Jersey, when he retweeted a pregame message from the team’s Twitter account. Greatness follows greatness, apparently. ...
11:00 2019-08-11

Blue Jays win 5-4 against New York Yankees A two-run triple from Blue Jays rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. in the seventh inning propelled Toronto past one of the best teams in baseball, the New York Yankees, for a 5-4 win on Saturday....
19:39 2019-08-11

New York Yankees injury update: August 12 Another day… another New York Yankees injury update post! Unlike some past injury update posts, we think that you’ll be happy to hear the latest news regarding some of the Yankees biggest stars. Dellin Betances Dellin Betances threw a 20 pitch bullpen session. 17 fastballs 3 breakin...
19:26 2019-08-14

New York Yankees clinch first AL East title since 2012 The New York Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-1 and wrapped up their first American League East title in seven years.       ...
05:13 2019-09-20

Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees step up to the plate in London • West Ham’s stadium to host Major League Baseball clash• Teams looking forward to MLB’s first match in EuropeThe Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees have promised baseball that will “get your motor running hot”, as the sport finally arrives in Europe with this weekend’s groundbreaking London Series...
19:52 2019-06-28

New York Yankees double up on Boston Red Sox to clinch London series • Boston Red Sox 8-12 New York Yankees• Didi Gregorius keeps record home-run streak alive late onIt turned out to be a productive city break for the New York Yankees after they bade farewell to London by wrapping up their mini-series against the Boston Red Sox with a convincing 12-8 win at the Londo...
22:39 2019-06-30

New York Yankees outfielder Cameron Maybin will be placed on IL with calf strain New York Yankees outfielder Cameron Maybin will be placed on the injured list after exiting Friday's contest against the Houston Astros with a left calf strain....
11:26 2019-06-23

Watch: New York Yankees' CC Sabathia earns milestone 250th career win New York Yankees veteran starting pitcher CC Sabathia, pitching in his final season in the majors, recorded his 250th career win Wednesday night against the Tampa Bay Rays....
09:52 2019-06-20

Watch: Cleveland Indians' Mike Clevinger dominates New York Yankees Cleveland Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger allowed just three hits in a dominant start against the New York Yankees, leading the Tribe to an 8-4 win at Yankee Stadium....
14:52 2019-08-19

New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera reveals why he supports Israel Hall of Fame pitcher Mariano Rivera revealed in an interview Tuesday he’s a big supporter of Israel and explained how his faith helped him develop a deep connection to the country....
20:13 2019-07-12

'I'm the GM of the New York Yankees' — Watch cops pull guns on Brian Cashman The video shows New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman last Friday calmly exiting his car at a Darien, Connecticut, gas station, with his hands raised in the air, as the officer yells at the baseball executive to get out....
00:39 2019-08-15

New York Yankees trade for Seattle Mariners star Edwin Encarnacion Edwin Encarnacion, who leads the American League in home runs this season, has been traded by the Mariners to the Yankees.       ...
09:26 2019-06-16

New York Yankees' Domingo German placed on leave under league's domestic violence policy Major League Baseball placed New York Yankees pitcher Domingo German on administrative leave of absence Thursday under the league’s domestic violence policy....
02:13 2019-09-20

New York Yankees 17-13 Boston Red Sox: MLB London Series kicks off with run-fest and record crowd The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox warned new British fans not to expect 30 runs every game after serving up an offensive explosion in the first Major League Baseball game to be played in Europe....
10:39 2019-06-30

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone gets tossed by Joe West for arguing balls and strikes Yankees manager Aaron Boone was ejected Saturday for arguing balls and strikes, his fifth ejection this season. Crew chief Joe West wasn't having it.       ...
22:52 2019-09-21

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees in London: All rise as Aaron Judge hopes to get verdict over Mookie Betts Shortly after Sadiq Khan was elected Mayor of London in 2016, he travelled to New York to push the city's credentials to stage the first-ever Major League Baseball game in Europe....
15:39 2019-06-28

New York Yankees scout's black widow spider bite nearly led to life-threatening blood infection The New York Yankees powered through a ton of injuries during the 2019 season but none of them was as dangerous as the illness one of the team’s scout suffered a few weeks ago....
02:13 2019-09-25

Dallas Cowboys, New York Yankees top Forbes' annual list of most valuable sports teams The Dallas Cowboys and New York Yankees lead the way on Forbes' annual list of the most valuable sports teams, which was released Monday.       ...
20:01 2019-07-22

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio weighs in on Donald Trump's row with Sadiq Khan after the US president called the two Mayor 'twins' New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio today said he was a big fan of his London counterpart Sadiq Khan after President Trump compared the two politicians in a stinging jibe....
21:13 2019-06-03

Why Masahiro Tanaka is more confident with this ALCS nod HOUSTON — If this were the American League Championship Series of exactly 20 years ago, Red Sox manager Jimy Williams would have said “Manager’s decision” and that would’ve been the end of it. Aaron Boone presented his tabbing of Masahiro Tanaka as his American League Championship Series Game 1 star...
04:26 2019-10-12

Remaining start times announced for ALCS MLB announced the remaining start times for the ALCS on Friday night. Games 1  & 2 will start at 8:08 p.m., ET from Minute Maid Park. More ALCS game times: -Game 3: 4:08 ET-Game 4: 8:08 ET-Game 5: 8:08 ET-Game 6: 4:08 ET (but moved to 8:08 if NLCS is over)-Game 7: 7:38 ET — Lindsey Adler (@li...
18:00 2019-10-12

Fox Sports will stream ALCS games in 4K HDR for the first time Want to watch the American League Championship Series in the best possible quality? You'll need to stream it. Fox Sports is keeping up its recent habits by streaming 2019 ALCS games in 4K HDR through its namesake app and Fox Now. The same caveats......
22:52 2019-09-30

DJ LeMahieu could share first base with Encarnacion for ALCS Without several outstanding defensive plays in the ALDS, the Yankees likely wouldn’t have won Game 3 and finished a sweep of the Twins. While DJ LeMahieu at first base provides the Yankees with their best infield defense, Aaron Boone isn’t going to shy away from using Edwin Encarnacion if he wants t...
13:26 2019-10-11

2019 ALCS Games 1 and 2 – start times confirmed The Yankees’ opponent is set after Thursday night’s Game 5 of the ALDS, as are the start times for the first two games of the Championship Series. Yankees-Astros is all set. Games 1&2 in Houston this weekend. 8:08pm ET start for both. Games 3-4-5 in NY on Tue-Wed-Thur. Times announced...
18:00 2019-10-12

Aaron Hicks and CC Sabathia’s ALCS status becomes clearer HOUSTON — Aaron Hicks said he will be on the Yankees’ ALCS roster and CC Sabathia anticipated joining Hicks for Saturday’s Game 1 against the Astros at Minute Maid Park. “I am on the roster,’’ said Hicks, who didn’t know if he would be starting in center field or be a bench player. Hicks hasn’t......
07:00 2019-10-12

MLB postseason 2019: ALCS and NLCS schedule, matchups, how to watch The next round of the 2019 MLB postseason is set after the Houston Astros defeated the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 5 of their AL Division Series on Thursday night....
11:00 2019-10-11

Rays blast away A’s, will face Astros in ALDS OAKLAND, Calif. — Yandy Diaz slugged baseball’s lowest spender into a matchup with the mighty Astros, Charlie Morton silenced the powerful Athletics on the mound, and the Rays beat Oakland at its own game 5-1 in the AL wild-card round Wednesday night. After playing in just one game since late July, ...
11:39 2019-10-03

Cole strikes out 15 as Astros top Rays for 2-0 ALDS lead Gerrit Cole struck out 15 batters in 7 2/3 innings, leading the visiting Houston Astos tp a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday in Game 2 of the American League Division Series at Minute Maid Park....
19:00 2019-10-06

Rays top Astros 4-1 to send ALDS to deciding game Willy Adames homered and made a sensational relay throw from shortstop, Tommy Pham also went deep and the Tampa Bay Rays chased Justin Verlander early in beating the Houston Astros 4-1 Tuesday night to even their AL Division Series at two games apiece....
09:13 2019-10-09

Limited ALDS role won’t be hanging over Adam Ottavino Adam Ottavino was one of the Yankees’ most important acquisitions during the offseason, no doubt with this time of year in mind. So it was somewhat jarring to see the right-hander enter an ALDS game, face one batter and immediately get pulled. Yet that happened twice during the Yankees’ three-game s...
04:39 2019-10-10

Astros like their chances with Gerrit Cole in ALDS Game 5 HOUSTON — Gerrit Cole can deliver the Astros to their third straight ALCS and a date with the Yankees. But there’s more. The big right-hander can become the stuff of legends Thursday night. Every generation has postseason pitching heroes, and Cole can measure up to some of the greats with another in...
04:39 2019-10-10

Cole strikes out 15 as Astros top Rays in Game 2 of ALDS Gerrit Cole struck out 15 batters in 7 2/3 innings, leading the visiting Houston Astos tp a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday in Game 2 of the American League Division Series at Minute Maid Park....
18:00 2019-10-06

Major League Baseball: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry meet New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox ahead of Europe's first major league game in London The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have shared hugs and received presents for baby Archie from the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox ahead of the first Major League Baseball game in London....
22:13 2019-06-29

Verlander, Altuve lead Astros over Rays 6-2 in ALDS opener Justin Verlander looked every bit the October ace, Jose Altuve polished his postseason resume and the Astros beat the Rays to open their AL Division Series....
11:13 2019-10-05

Gerrit Coles tosses 15-K gem, Astros lead Rays 2-0 in ALDS Gerrit Cole mystified Rays batters with a club playoff record 15 strikeouts in a 3-1 win in Game 2 of the American League Divisional Series.       ...
08:52 2019-10-06

Gerrit Cole strikes out 15 as Astros grab 2-0 lead in ALDS HOUSTON — Pure superstar strikeout power from Gerrit Cole. You can’t beat it. The stuff of legends. The Rays could not Saturday night at Minute Maid Park. There was the stunning pitching genius from Cy Young-candidate Cole and one big swing from MVP-candidate Alex Bregman to help. That was enough to...
08:00 2019-10-06

MLB playoffs: Rays face uphill battle versus Astros in ALDS The Rays have a tall order to fill against the Astros. And while they didn't sneak into the ALDS, they are up against the best team in baseball.       ...
15:13 2019-10-04

MLB playoffs ALDS: Rays vs. Astros – Time, TV channel, starting pitchers The winner of the series moves on to the American League Championship Series, where they'll meet the winner between the Yankees-Twins.       ...
15:13 2019-10-04

Justin Verlander vintage as Astros beat Rays in ALDS Game 1 Behind seven shutout innings from Justin Verlander, the Houston Astros beat the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1 of the American League Division Series.       ...
00:26 2019-10-05

Astros vs. Rays prediction: Take Justin Verlander, Houston in ALDS Game 1 Front-row seats to a World Series game at Yankee Stadium, should they make it, will run you $2,006. Front-row seats for Michelle Obama’s “Moderated Conversation” at Prudential Center will run you $4,200. Hard to believe, but the Obamas and Steinbrenners do not make cameo appearances in the movie “Jo...
18:52 2019-10-04

Astros' Gerrit Cole makes postseason history with 15 strikeouts in Game 2 of ALDS Astros pitcher Gerrit Cole set a franchise postseason and ALDS record with 15 strikeouts while going 7 2/3 innings in Game 2 against the Rays.       ...
08:52 2019-10-06

ALDS: Justin Verlander, Jose Altuve lead Houston Astros over Tampa Bay Rays Justin Verlander cruised through the Tampa Bay Rays' lineup as the Houston Astros earned a 6-2 victory to open their American League Division Series on Friday....
12:13 2019-10-05

ALDS: Tampa Bay Rays beat Justin Verlander, Houston Astros to force Game 5 The Tampa Bay Rays jumped on Justin Verlander early and beat the Houston Astros 4-1 on Tuesday night at Tropicana Field to even their AL Division Series at two games apiece....
18:39 2019-10-09

Tampa Bay Rays bash A's in AL wild-card playoff, advance to face Houston Astros in ALDS The Tampa Bay Rays hit four home runs and their pitching held the Oakland Athletics in check during the American League wild-card playoff in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday night....
19:39 2019-10-03

Yankees 7, Rays 1: The Yankees (and a Power Failure) Turn the Lights Out at Tropicana Field A delay resulted in a single at-bat taking 45 minutes. But when play resumed, the Yankees got right back to business with a solo homer that helped seal the win....
15:39 2019-05-21

Yankees 4, Rays 3: Money and Modern Strategy: How the Depleted Yankees Kept Winning Despite 17 players spending time on the injured list this year, the Yankees have kept pace in the A.L. East with smart moves rather than splashy ones....
15:39 2019-05-21

Yankees vs. Red Sox: Vegas bullish on Yankees beating out Boston Do sharps believe that the New York Yankees can drive a dagger into the Boston Red Sox’s hopes to win the American League East this weekend? Frankly, betting markets were bullish on the Bronx Bombers and bearish on Beantown before the series began. Global composites showed the Yankees at roughly 57-...
01:00 2019-06-01

Blackout gives New York's governor opportunity to blast New York City's absentee mayor One consequence of New York City's Saturday night blackout: It shined a bright spotlight on the long-running feud between two prominent Democrats, the city's mayor and the state's governor....
09:13 2019-07-14

New York Magazine staffers learned company was getting sold in New York Times New York Magazine staffers were stunned to learn that their 51-year-old publication had been sold to Vox Media by reading about it in the New York Times, their union said Wednesday. Staffers were “deeply unsettled” by the article, which appeared late Tuesday and included extensive quotes from their ...
05:13 2019-09-26

New York coroner 'confident' Epstein's death was suicide: New York Times New York City's chief medical examiner is confident Jeffrey Epstein died by hanging himself in the jail cell where he was being held without bail on sex-trafficking charges, but is awaiting more information before releasing her determination, the New York Times reported on Sunday, citing a city offi...
06:00 2019-08-12

Mariners sweep Pirates with 6-5 win Austin Nola grounded into an 11th-inning double play that produced a run Thursday to give the visiting Seattle Mariners a 6-5 win and a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates....
00:26 2019-09-20

ALDS Game 4: Rays chase Justin Verlander, beat Astros to force decisive Game 5 in Houston The Rays jumped on Justin Verlander early en route to a 4-1 victory in Game 4 of the ALDS to force a decisive Game 5.       ...
14:39 2019-10-09

ALDS Game 3: Rays stay alive with power surge in rout of Astros; Justin Verlander to start Game 4 Tampa hit four home runs in a 10-3 win in Game 3 of the ALDS, keeping their season alive for at least one more day.       ...
23:39 2019-10-07

Syndergaard, Mets sweep Indians 2-0 for 5th win in row Noah Syndergaard retired the first 16 hitters and allowed two hits over six dominant innings before a heavy storm interrupted him, and the New York Mets beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 in a rain-shortened game for their fifth straight win       ...
10:00 2019-08-23

Nationals hit 3 HRs, complete sweep of Phillies with 7-4 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rendon and Victor Robles homered in a four-run sixth inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 Thursday night to complete a sweep of their rain-shortened series. Rendon led off the sixth with a tiebreaking drive against Nick Pivetta (4-2), and ...
06:26 2019-06-21

Brexit: Will New Broom Sweep Clean? UK's new prime minister faces the daunting Brexit deadline on Oct 31. Can highly favored Boris Johnson cut a deal or will his tenure as PM be short-lived?...
20:26 2019-07-22

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers Joey Gallo blasted a pair of solo homers, and the visiting Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 3-1 triumph on Thursday....
05:13 2019-06-28

Blue Jays avoid sweep with win over Orioles Rookie Trent Thornton pitched six scoreless innings, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit his team-leading 16th home run and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game series sweep....
23:26 2019-07-07

MLB roundup: Indians, Nats sweep series Francisco Lindor's two-run single keyed a six-run seventh inning as the visiting Cleveland Indians defeated the Kansas City Royals 8-4 Thursday to complete a three-game sweep....
06:52 2019-07-05

Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday afternoon as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 victory and a rare sweep of the Houston Astros       ...
22:13 2019-06-19

Alvarez, Cole help Astros sweep Mariners with 6-1 win HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez drove in three runs to back up seven strong innings by Gerrit Cole and help the Houston Astros to a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. The Mariners led 1-0 after J.P. Crawford homered into the bullpen in right-center with ...
00:26 2019-07-01

Holders Toyota sweep front row at Le Mans "Holders Toyota took pole position for the 24 Hours of Le Mans sportscar race on Thursday night with Japan\u0027s Kamui Kobayashi leading the third front-row lockout in three years for the factory TS050 hybrid cars."...
13:13 2019-06-14

MLB roundup: Nationals clinch playoff bid with DH sweep Trea Turner hit a sixth-inning grand slam, and the Washington Nationals rallied past the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Tuesday night, sweeping a doubleheader and clinching a National League playoff berth....
15:26 2019-09-25

Brewers sweep Reds, close in on Cards Orlando Arcia ripped a three-run double in the fourth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers completed their second straight series sweep with a 5-3 victory over the host Cincinnati Reds on Thursday afternoon....
23:52 2019-09-26

Reds avoid sweep, rally in 7th to top Phillies 4-3 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joey Votto tied the game for Cincinnati with a two-out single in the seventh inning and Eugenio Suárez followed with the go-ahead hit to rally the Reds to over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep. Bryce Harper got tangled up in a pair of plays at ...
23:26 2019-06-09

Tornadoes hit Kansas, Pennsylvania as storms sweep across US The Kansas City metropolitan area dodged a dangerous tornado system that swept through the area Tuesday night, but 11 people were injured in a nearby county, according to reports. The city’s forecast office issued a “tornado emergency” for the popular shopping Legends Outlets near where the Kansas S...
16:01 2019-05-29

Rookie CG for Rangers wraps up doubleheader sweep over A’s ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Sampson threw a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a doubleheader sweep over the Oakland Athletics with a 3-1 win Saturday night. Sampson (5-3) struck out seven and walked one over 109 pitches to win his fifth game in a row...
10:26 2019-06-09

ICE raids sweep up 680 undocumented immigrants across Mississippi Immigration enforcement authorities raided food processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday, picking up 680 workers in what was being billed as the biggest single-day, one-state sweep in U.S. history, officials said. The raids hit seven plants in six cities, and most of the workers arrested ar...
12:39 2019-08-08

A’s beat Mariners 7-1 to complete sweep, keep streak going OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Brett Anderson initially looked a little lost covering first base to take a throw from shortstop Marcus Semien on the back end of a 3-6-1 double play, taking several stabs at the bag with his foot. Like most everything these days for the Oakland Athletics, it ultimately worked...
04:39 2019-05-27

Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks’ feel-good weekend ended on a sour note with injury concerns over starting pitcher Luke Weaver. Ketel Marte homered for the third time in three games, Eduardo Escobar had three hits, and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record for scoring ...
04:39 2019-05-27

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory        ...
01:13 2019-05-27

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers with 3-1 win DETROIT (AP) — Joey Gallo hit two solo homers and Ariel Jurado threw seven shutout innings and the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of Detroit with a 3-1 win over the Tigers on Thursday. Texas has won five straight games, matching a season high. Gallo led off the second inning by driving S...
22:39 2019-06-27

Canha, A's sweep Indians with sixth straight win Mark Canha homered and drove in three runs, and Frankie Montas struck out nine over six scoreless innings as the visiting Oakland Athletics completed a sweep of the Cleveland Indians with a 7-2 victory on Wednesday afternoon....
06:39 2019-05-23

Minnesota officials: 75k vaping cartridges seized Minnesota law enforcement officials say they've seized 75,000 vaping cartridges in Anoka County, near Minneapolis. The Department of Public Safety says the cartridges are believed to have come from out of state for distribution in Minnesota. (Sept. 25)        ...
13:13 2019-09-25

LAFC coasting to finish as Minnesota visits With seven games remaining, Los Angeles Football Club might need to manufacture some urgency as Minnesota United visits Sunday looking to rebound from a narrow defeat in Tuesday's U.S. Open Cup Final....
05:00 2019-09-01

LA and Minnesota are getting 'Call of Duty' esports teams Activision Blizzard has revealed the next two teams for its upcoming Call of Duty esports League, bringing the total franchises announced so far to seven. The latest squads will represent Los Angeles and Minnesota....
21:13 2019-07-01

Minnesota Boy, 9, Misses a Turn and Wins a 10K He Didn’t Mean to Run Kade Lovell intended to participate in a five-kilometer run. Instead, he came in first in a different race after being directed to the wrong route, his mother and a race official said....
01:00 2019-10-02

R. Kelly charged with soliciting a minor in Minnesota A Minnesota prosecutor has charged R. Kelly with prostitution and solicitation charges for a 2001 allegation that he invited a 17-year-old girl to his hotel and paid her $200 to dance naked with him....
01:13 2019-08-06

Minnesota runner who inspired many is in grave condition MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota championship runner who has inspired many during her long, public fight against cancer is in grave condition. Gabriele Grunewald’s husband says she was moved to comfort care at a Minneapolis hospital Sunday. The Star Tribune says Justin Grunewald urged his wife&#...
00:39 2019-06-11

Christian couple can sue over Minnesota same-sex marriage video law A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit by a Minnesota couple challenging a state law requiring that their video production company film same-sex weddings, which they say violates their Christian beliefs....
20:00 2019-08-23

Kamara leads Rapids over Minnesota United 1-0 COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Kei Kamara scored in the 29th minute and the Colorado Rapids beat Minnesota United 1-0 on Saturday night. Kamara headed a corner by Jack Price into the left corner. It was Kamara’s eighth goal of the season, the first since a two-goal game on May 3. Colorado (4-9-3)...
10:26 2019-06-09

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Minnesota Vikings Some people are fans of the Minnesota Vikings. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Minnesota Vikings. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
22:13 2019-08-14

R. Kelly facing sex crimes charges in Minnesota Minnesota authorities are charging R. Kelly with two counts of prostitution and solicitation involving a girl under 18 for an alleged 2001 incident.        ...
06:52 2019-08-06

Timbers, Minnesota United playing for the playoffs The Portland Timbers will try to right themselves Sunday afternoon when they host Minnesota United in a match with Major League Soccer postseason implications....
01:39 2019-09-22

Bruised ace Scherzer leads Nationals to sweep of Phillies WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer shrugged off a broken nose and black eye to throw seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles hit solo homers, and the Washington Nationals completed a day-night doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies with a 2-0 victory Wednesday night. The Nationals...
04:52 2019-06-20

MLB roundup: Homer-happy Rockies sweep D-backs Trevor Story had four hits and scored the winning run in the 10th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 on Thursday in Denver to sweep a four-game series....
03:00 2019-05-31

Trump Says Planned Immigration Sweep Delayed For Two Weeks President Donald Trump said Saturday he was delaying a planned immigration sweep for two weeks to allow time for his Republican Party and opposition Democrats to find a political solution to the......
03:52 2019-06-23

US Immigration Raids Sweep Up Hundreds Of Undocumented Migrants US officials said that some 680 undocumented migrants were detained in raids Wednesday at food processing plants in the southeastern United States, part of President Donald Trump's announced crackdown......
05:26 2019-08-08

Kingery lifts Phillies over Mets 5-2 to avoid sweep Scott Kingery snapped an eighth-inning tie with a three-run double and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 5-2 to avert a three-game sweep       ...
07:39 2019-09-02

Turner has 5 hits, Dodgers get 2 HBP RBIs to sweep Pirates PITTSBURGH (AP) — Justin Turner had five hits after taking a day off, Joc Pederson homered during a six-run sixth inning that featured consecutive bases-loaded plunkings and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-7 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. Matt Beaty had four RBIs and C...
04:39 2019-05-27

Hong Kong defies ban and sweep of arrests for yet another protest Police declined to authorize a march on Saturday and intensified their crackdown on Hong Kong activists, but thousands of protesters showed up anyway....
13:26 2019-08-31

What's Left Of The Warriors Completes Sweep Of The Trail Blazers The Golden State Warriors, minus Kevin Durant, minus DeMarcus Cousins, minus Andre Iguodala, completed a four-game sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers Monday night, overcoming another 17-point deficit, and another Meyers Leonard Game, and Draymond Green getting dunked through the planet and back out...
15:13 2019-05-21

Australia complete clean sweep with third T20 win in West Indies West Indies 81; Australia 83-1 (7.3 overs)Jess Jonassen stars with figures of 4-7 Australia’s utter dominance of the Twenty20 series against West Indies was confirmed with another comfortable victory in the Caribbean to seal a 3-0 series whitewash and ensure Meg Lanning’s side head back for the Aust...
12:39 2019-09-19

Ethiopia repeats sweep in 41st BolderBoulder race BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Ethiopia repeated a sweep in the men’s and women’s team competitions at the 41st annual BolderBoulder 10-kilometer road race Monday. Kenya’s Benard Ngeno won the men’s race in 28 minutes, 29 seconds, well ahead of Terefa Delesa, who was runner-up in 28:5...
03:26 2019-05-28

Betts homers as Red Sox beat Royals 7-5 for 3-game sweep Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer off Danny Duffy in a four-run third inning and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 to complete their first series sweep in nearly a month        ...
00:13 2019-06-07

'Nothing else matters': school climate strikes sweep New Zealand Tens of thousands turn out for protests as activists deliver letter calling on parliament to declare climate emergencyTens of thousands of children and adults in New Zealand have stopped work and school on Friday to take part in the country’s third climate strike, billed as the biggest yet and the f...
07:52 2019-09-27

Carpenter snaps out of slump as Cards sweep Rockies, 11-4 Matt Carpenter broke out of his slump with a homer and three hits, Dexter Fowler drove in three runs and the St. Louis Cardinals cruised to an 11-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies after a long rain delay       ...
06:13 2019-08-26

Moustakas HR wins car for fan, Yelich HR, Brewers sweep Bucs MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mike Moustakas launched a homer that won a new car for a fan, NL MVP Christian Yelich hit his major-league leading 24th home run on his bobblehead day and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep. Moustakas connected for his 20th homer off ...
03:00 2019-06-10

| Khan bats Pakistan to 7-0 series sweep over SA U19s An unbeaten half-century from Haris Khan helped Pakistan to victory over the South Africa Under-19s in the seventh Youth One-Day International in Chatsworth....
22:26 2019-07-07

Indians Complete Sweep; Harmeet, Ayhika Win In Singles Indian paddlers made most of the home advantage and grabbed all the gold medals -- seven to be precise -- in the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships....
17:52 2019-07-22

Algeria jails second ex-prime minister in corruption sweep ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Former Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal has been jailed in an anti-corruption sweep — the second former head of government in two days to be sent to prison while his case is investigated. A statement on Thursday by the prosecutor’s office said that Sellal is be...
17:13 2019-06-13

Chicago mayor says police won’t assist ICE in migrant sweep CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says the city’s police department will not participate in an U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement roundup of migrant families who have been ordered out the country. ICE agents have been directed by President Donald Trump to conduct pre-dawn raids...
04:00 2019-06-22

As U.S. debt, deficits mount, presidential candidates sweep them under the rug In four hours of debate among Democratic contenders for the U.S. presidency, the word "deficit" was never uttered and the government's debt was mentioned only once....
12:26 2019-07-12

Tradition: Comeback lifts Yanks to London sweep of Red Sox LONDON (AP) — Gary Sánchez hit a go-ahead, two-run single in a nine-run seventh inning, and the New York Yankees overcome a four-run deficit to beat the Boston Red Sox 12-8 Sunday for a two-game sweep of the groundbreaking, high-scoring trip across the pond. DJ LeMahieu doubled off Marcus Walden (6-...
22:39 2019-06-30

Iannetta drives in 2 in 10th, Rockies sweep D-backs PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Iannetta’s two-run, bases-loaded single in the 10th inning lifted the Colorado Rockies to a 6-4 victory Thursday that completed a three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks. Iannetta, a former Diamondbacks catcher, singled off the center-field wall against Yoshihisa Hira...
02:52 2019-06-21

Mets vs. Braves: Max Fried is going to lead Atlanta to sweep Devils forward Jack Hughes, selected No. 1 in the draft, seems to be a couple of sandwiches short of an NHL player. Top pick, tipping the scales at 170 pounds, is a picky eater, so the Devils will bring in healthy eating expert Joey Chestnut. And once again Bartolo Colon has been left on the......
22:26 2019-06-30

Freeman, Soroka lift Braves to 4-1 win, sweep of Padres Freddie Freeman hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and All-Star rookie Mike Soroka struck out a career-high nine to win his 10th straight decision for the Atlanta Braves, who beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep       ...
03:52 2019-07-15

Calhoun sends Angels to 3-2 win, 1st series sweep of Dodgers The Los Angeles Angels swept the Freeway Series with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the first time in franchise history with a 3-2 victory       ...
10:52 2019-07-25

Corbin, Nationals beat Rockies 2-0 to sweep doubleheader Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon homered, and the Washington Nationals beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 in the first game of a doubleheader       ...
10:52 2019-07-25

HRs rally Dodgers past Diamondbacks 4-3 in 11 to avoid sweep Cody Bellinger hit a tying homer in the ninth inning, pinch-hitter Joc Pederson went deep in the 11th and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied past the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 to prevent a four-game sweep       ...
07:39 2019-09-02

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in his return to the lineup to help the Chicago Cubs avoid a sweep with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. The game included a scary an...
11:26 2019-05-30

Two killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain Two siblings died on Thursday when floodwaters caused by torrential rain dragged their car and flipped it over in eastern Spain, local emergency services said, as authorities warned residents to brace for further storms across large parts of the country....
01:13 2019-09-13

Watch: Colin Kaepernick celebrates with Warriors after sweep Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick joined Golden State Warriors players in celebrating their Western Conference finals sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers....
21:26 2019-05-21

Washington tops Minnesota 5-3 in WCWS elimination game OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gabbie Plain struck out 10 and Washington beat Minnesota 5-3 on Saturday in a Women’s College World Series elimination game. The game was delayed three hours in the sixth inning because of lightning and rain. Plain, a first-team NFCA All-American, was dominant until the se...
01:26 2019-06-02

Boxall, Mannone help Minnesota United beat Earthquakes 3-1 Michael Boxall scored his third career goal and Vito Mannone had seven saves to help Minnesota United beat the San Jose Earthquakes 3-1 on Wednesday night       ...
05:26 2019-07-04

Minnesota boy, 4, takes great-grandfather’s car for joyride for candy The mixture of peanut butter and chocolate is an unrelenting mistress. A 4-year-old Minnesota boy with a hankering for some candy on Tuesday apparently couldn’t wait to get the sweet treats, and instead took matters into his own small hands, “borrowing” his great-grandfather’...
03:13 2019-06-14

The Latest: Minnesota regulators defend key PolyMet permit MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on EPA criticism of a key permit for the planned PolyMet mine in Minnesota (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Minnesota regulators are defending their process for approving a key permit for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine. Newly released documents show that staffers wi...
23:39 2019-06-13

Minnesota United sets scoring mark in 7-1 win over Cincy ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ike Opara, Hassani Dotson and Ethan Finlay scored their second goals of the season in the first half and Minnesota United coasted to a 7-1 victory over expansion FC Cincinnati on Saturday, the most goals in a game for the third-year club. Opara opened the scoring in the 19th m...
01:00 2019-06-30

Victims of medical helicopter crash in Minnesota identified BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota have released the names of a pilot and a nurse who were killed and a paramedic who was injured when a medical helicopter crashed at a regional airport. North Memorial Health of Robbinsdale, the hospital that owns the helicopter, identifies the pilot as...
01:00 2019-06-30

Minnesota, Oklahoma among teams vying for WCWS title OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two years ago, Minnesota was ranked No. 1 in the USA Today/NFCA softball poll heading into the NCAA Tournament. Somehow, the Golden Gophers weren’t even a national seed and got sent to Alabama for regional play. It was a harsh fate for a highly respected Minnesota team wit...
01:26 2019-05-30

Man wanted for killing parents in Minnesota arrested in Mexico A man wanted on charges of killing his mother and father, a retired NFL player, in Minnesota was arrested in Mexico's beach resort city of Cancun and handed over to the FBI, Mexican officials said on Sunday....
10:13 2019-08-26

40 cattle swept downriver in southern Minnesota flooding BYRON, Minn. (AP) — About 40 cattle were swept away from their pasture in southern Minnesota as heavy rainfall caused the Zumbro River to swell. Olmsted County Sheriff Kevin Torgerson says some of the cattle have been located, but it’s going to take some time for authorities to access them due...
20:52 2019-06-28

Toye scores 2 goals, Minnesota stuns LAFC 2-0 Mason Toye scored twice within four minutes in the first half and Minnesota United held on to hand Los Angeles FC its first home loss of the season, 2-0       ...
15:52 2019-09-02

WCWS roundup: Minnesota blasted by UCLA in debut Second-seeded UCLA wasted little time welcoming Minnesota to the Women's College World Series on Thursday, as Bubba Nickles hit a leadoff home run and the Bruins used a four-run sixth inning to win 7-2 in the opener for both teams in the double-elimination tournament in Oklahoma City....
03:00 2019-05-31

The Latest: Lawyer: Minnesota wrestler grateful to be free MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the release from jail of two Minnesota wrestlers who had been arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct (all times local): 2:20 p.m. A lawyer for a standout University of Minnesota wrestler who was arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct says theyR...
22:13 2019-06-18

Minnesota's Collier takes WNBA's top rookie prize Napheesa Collier fended off fierce competition to become the WNBA's Rookie of the Year on Monday, with the Minnesota Lynx standout capping a prolific season in which she logged 444 regular season points with an early-career accolade....
01:52 2019-09-17

Former radio host engaged to Minnesota lieutenant governor MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan says she is engaged to a former Minnesota Public Radio host who lost his morning show in 2018 after he disclosed their relationship. Flanagan tweeted Sunday morning about her engagement to Tom Weber. She said that she is “so excited to spend...
22:39 2019-06-30

Singer R. Kelly charged in Minnesota with soliciting sex from minor Singer R. Kelly, jailed in New York on a federal sex-trafficking indictment, was charged on Monday in Minnesota with soliciting sex from a minor at a Minneapolis hotel room after she sought his autograph in 2001....
00:52 2019-08-06

Minnesota governor to hand over power during knee surgery ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz will temporarily transfer his powers and duties to Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan while he undergoes knee surgery Thursday. Walz’s office says he will be under general anesthetic while doctors repair a torn meniscus in his left knee — a common injury amo...
23:00 2019-06-17

Minnesota woman indicted in husband's fatal shooting A grand jury in Minnesota indicted a 57-year-old woman who authorities allege fatally shot her husband before fleeing to Florida and killing a woman there....
00:52 2019-05-24

Minnesota Vikings CB Holton Hill suspended for second time Minnesota Vikings cornerback Holton Hill received a second four-game suspension from the NFL on Tuesday for violating the league's substance abuse policy....
06:01 2019-07-24

Ex-Minnesota cop who killed bride-to-be proposes ludicrous sentence The former Minnesota cop convicted of fatally shooting an unarmed Australian bride-to-be has proposed a bizarre sentence to “honor” her. Mohamed Noor, 33, filed a motion Wednesday asking a judge to lock him up for weeklong stints that overlap with 40-year-old Justine Ruszczyk Damond̵...
21:39 2019-06-06

Lawsuit opposing Minnesota same-sex marriage video law is revived A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit by a Minnesota couple challenging a state law requiring that their video production company film same-sex weddings, saying it violates their Christian beliefs....
18:26 2019-08-23

PGA Tour returns to Minnesota as Koepka headlines 3M Open The last gathering of the world's greatest golfers in Minnesota led to a truly seminal moment when the U.S. team recaptured the Ryder Cup for the first time in eight years in front of raucous galleries at Hazeltine National....
15:26 2019-07-04

For Amazon workers in Minnesota, Prime Day means protest One hundred employees, many of them East African Muslim immigrants, plan to walk off the job as part of one of the largest Amazon strikes among U.S. workers....
18:52 2019-07-15

Minnesota cop receives $585,000 after fellow officers spied on DMV data The city of Minneapolis is learning a hard lesson about the importance of placing checks on government data access. A court has awarded police officer Amy Krekelberg a total of $585,000 after she sued Minneapolis and two fellow officers for allegedl......
04:52 2019-06-24

Amazon workers' Prime Day strike begins in Minnesota Amazon workers in Minnesota and Germany are striking as Prime Day kicks off, in a stand against working conditions and wage practices. The action in Minnesota represents the first major strike of Amazon workers in the U.S. during Prime Day....
21:26 2019-07-15

Amazon Prime Day means protest for workers in Minnesota One-hundred employees, many of them East African Muslim immigrants, plan to walk off the job as part of one of the largest Amazon strikes among U.S. workers....
18:39 2019-07-16

Collier having stellar rookie season for the Minnesota Lynx Napheesa Collier wanted to make her mark as a rookie for the Minnesota Lynx. With nine games left in the regular season, she's done just that, putting herself on the short list of candidates for the WNBA Rookie of the Year award....
04:39 2019-08-17

Golf: Young gun Wolff's 62 gives him share of lead in Minnesota Matthew Wolff shot the best round of his young career on the PGA Tour on Saturday, firing a nine-under-par 62 to move into a share of the lead with Collin Morikawa and Bryson DeChambeau at the inaugural 3M Open....
03:26 2019-07-07

DeChambeau shoots career best 62 to grab lead in Minnesota Bryson DeChambeau fired a PGA Tour career best round of nine-under-par 62 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead into the weekend at the inaugural 3M Open....
09:13 2019-07-06

Minnesota 21-year-old died from rationing insulin, family says RAMSEY, Minn. (KARE) — Advocates say it is a sign of the growing problem of rising prescription costs in America. Friday, friends and family said 21-year-old Jesimya David Scherer-Radcliff died as a result of rationing his insulin. His father, David Radcliff Jr. III, said everyone called his son Jes...
00:13 2019-07-16

Minnesota-Ohio State rematch postponed at Big Ten Tournament OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Minnesota’s rematch with Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament has been postponed until Sunday because of the conference’s curfew and the threat of inclement weather. The Gophers beat the Buckeyes 9-6 on Saturday to force a second semifinal. The winner will play Nebrask...
09:26 2019-05-26

Minnesota mayor responds to video of teen's arrest The mayor of St. Paul, Minnesota, has called video of the arrest of a 13-year-old girl 'disheartening to watch' and wants a thorough investigation into the matter. (October 3)        ...
07:39 2019-10-04

Father dies trying to rescue his toddler from Minnesota lake DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a father died while trying to save his 3-year-old child who fell from a bridge into a northwestern Minnesota lake. The Becker County sheriff’s office says Christopher Franklin Nicholas Schultz jumped into Detroit Lake after his child fell from the br...
20:39 2019-06-16

Donna Brazile: We cannot sweep the dust under the rug in regard to Mueller's findings Former Democratic National Committee Chair Donna Brazile argued on Friday that the "integrity of our elections" in America is at stake if we try to move too quickly past the Mueller report and its findings....
22:26 2019-05-31

Ray helps D'backs avoid sweep, beat Brewers 5-2 Robbie Ray returned from the injured list and pitched five scoreless innings, Eduardo Escobar and Christian Walker each homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 to avoid a series sweep       ...
04:39 2019-08-26

Carli Lloyd scores double as USA sweep Chile aside to advance to last 16 Striker Carli Lloyd scored twice as the United States made light work of Chile on Sunday, winning 3-0 and sending the current holders into the last 16 at the Women’s World Cup.The US, coming off a record 13-0 win over Thailand in their Group F opener, were in control from the first minute and scored...
20:39 2019-06-16

Mets’ magical run grinds to halt as Braves finish off sweep In a good news/bad news proposition for the Mets, they finish the season with three games against the Braves at Citi Field. By then, there is a strong chance the Braves won’t be playing for anything and resting key players for the postseason, so that could sound appealing for a Mets team that may ne...
01:52 2019-08-26

Viviani completes Grand Tour clean sweep with Stage 4 win "Italy’s Elia Viviani put to bed his Giro d’Italia nightmare with a maiden win on the Tour de France, the Deceuninck-QuickStep rider powering to Stage 4 success in Nancy ahead of Alexander Kristoff and Caleb Ewan."...
18:52 2019-07-09

The Latest: Pelosi asked Trump to delay immigration sweep WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and immigration (all times local): 3:50 p.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump and asked him to call off planned raids to deport immigrants here illegally. The California Democrat called Trump on Friday night, according to...
03:26 2019-06-23

Leclerc completes practice clean sweep for Ferrari in Germany "Charles Leclerc completed a practice clean sweep for Ferrari on Saturday with a scorching lap in the final practice session ahead of qualifying for the Formula One German Grand Prix."...
18:00 2019-07-31

Ohtani, Bour lead Angels to 5-3 win, series sweep of Dodgers ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani and Justin Bour homered off Kenta Maeda in a five-run first inning, and the Los Angeles Angels hung on to sweep the two-game Freeway Series with a 5-3 victory over the majors-leading Dodgers on Tuesday night. After Ohtani homered against a fellow Japanese star fo...
09:26 2019-06-12

India elections: Narendra Modi's BJP set to sweep back to power Indian officials have begun counting hundreds of millions of votes in the world's largest democratic exercise. After an election staggered over six weeks, final results are expected in the evening....
09:52 2019-05-23

| India close in on Test and tour sweep of West Indies India moved closer to a Test series and tour sweep of the West Indies at stumps on the third day of the second and final Test at Sabina Park in Jamaica....
07:39 2019-09-02

Gómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweep NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Gómez lost his shoe during an early dash, then hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the eighth inning that helped the New York Mets overcome a Nationals comeback that started after Washington manager Dave Martinez’s heated ejection for a 6-4 victory Thursday and a four-gam...
21:26 2019-05-23

Max Scherzer, broken nose and all, pitches Nationals to sweep of Phillies Nationals ace Max Scherzer tossed seven scoreless innings in a win over the Phillies, one day after breaking his nose taking batting practice.       ...
09:00 2019-06-20

Texas Tech blanks Dallas Baptist 3-0 for regional sweep LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Bryce Bonnin allowed three hits in seven innings, Cameron Warren hit a three-run homer in the first inning and Texas Tech advanced as host of a Super Regional with a 3-0 victory over Dallas Baptist on Sunday night. Warren’s 17th homer was his third in three regional games...
08:52 2019-06-03

Emmys 2019: The best speech, and early signs of a 'Fleabag' sweep? From the winners to the losers to the lack of host, USA TODAY's TV Critic breaks down the best, the worst and the boring at the 2019 Emmy Awards.        ...
03:00 2019-09-23

Andrus gets 4 hits, Rangers beat Jays 7-3 to avoid sweep Kolby Allard pitched 5 2/3 innings to win for the first time with Texas, Elvis Andrus had four hits and two RBI and the Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.       ...
00:39 2019-08-15

Strong winds sweep restaurant employees off their feet during storm Zach Balogh and his roommate were sitting in their living room in Clemson, South Carolina, as winds started to howl when they heard the piercing beeps and buzzes of storm alerts....
17:00 2019-08-23

Nationals complete series sweep of Marlins, climbing all the way back to .500 Matt Adams and Victor Robles turn the tide with home runs in the sixth inning, and Washington wins, 8-5, to even its record after falling 12 games under in late May....
07:00 2019-06-28

Soto, Robles HR as Nats beat Marlins to complete sweep Juan Soto and Victor Robles each homered, and the Washington Nationals rallied to beat the Miami Marlins 8-5 to sweep a three-game series       ...
05:39 2019-06-28

Video: Powerful Flash Floods Sweep Cars Into River Flash floods powerful enough to sweep vehicles into a river were captured on camera in China. The incident took place in southwest China's Guizhou province....
18:39 2019-06-27

Leclerc completes Ferrari practice sweep, Hamilton crashes "Charles Leclerc set the pace ahead of team mate Sebastian Vettel to complete a practice clean sweep for Ferrari on Saturday even as championship leader Lewis Hamilton crashed."...
15:00 2019-08-31

Kelly, Marte HR as Diamondbacks finish sweep, beat Jays 8-2 TORONTO (AP) — Carson Kelly and Ketel Marte homered during an eight-run burst in the third inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. Robbie Ray (5-3) struck out 10 in 6 2/3 innings to snap a two-start losing streak as the Diamondbacks r...
23:26 2019-06-09

Hill, Dodgers beat Phillies 8-0 to complete 3-game sweep LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill scattered three hits over seven innings, the Dodgers broke out with seven runs in the eighth inning, and Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep in a matchup of the National League’s top two teams. The West-leadi...
02:13 2019-06-03

Abreu hits 3-run HR in 12th, White Sox beat Tigers, sweep DH Jose Abreu hit a three-run homer in the 12th inning, Yoan Moncada and Ryan Cordell each went deep twice and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 9-6 Wednesday to complete a day-night doubleheader sweep after Dylan Cease made a winning debut       ...
08:00 2019-07-04

Grandal, Hader lift Brewers over Reds 5-4 to avoid sweep Ryan Braun and Keston Hiura homered, Yasmani Grandal hit a go-ahead single and Josh Hader made a lights-out relief appearance to lift the Milwaukee Brewers over the Cincinnati Reds 5-4       ...
00:01 2019-07-25

Tanak seals third straight win in Germany, Toyota sweep podium "Estonian Ott Tanak won his third consecutive Rally Germany on Sunday to extend his lead over Hyundai\u0027s Thierry Neuville in the world championship to 33 points."...
19:52 2019-08-25

TFD performs swift water rescue as monsoon storms sweep in TUCSON — The Tucson Fire Department performed a swift water rescue Saturday as monsoon storms swept through southern Arizona. The call came in from a motorist near West King Avenue and South La Cholla Boulevard. According to authorities, a driver tried to go through a wash and became stuck. An...
17:26 2019-07-14

Misano DTM: Rast seals clean sweep of poles as Dovizioso crashes Audi's Rene Rast clinched a clean sweep of pole positions at Misano ahead of Sunday's second race, while Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso nudged the barriers after an early error...
15:13 2019-06-09

Wild Wainwright pitches Cards past Hamels, Cubs 2-1 to sweep ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright overcame a career-high seven walks to pitch eight shutout innings, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over Cole Hamels and the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep. The Cardinals got just four hits in their fourth straight win. Chicago was limited to three hit...
02:13 2019-06-03

"Bengali Boys Sweep Floors, Girls Bar Dancers": Tathagata Roy's Latest Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy has delivered another shocker, commenting that Bengal's greatness is gone and Bengalis are "sweeping the floors" or "are bar dancers in Mumbai". He was offering his......
13:26 2019-06-06

Violence, strikes and chaos as protests sweep Hong Kong – in pictures For the ninth consecutive weekend pro-democracy protesters rallied on the streets of Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill. As clashes between protestors and police became more violent, Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, apologised for introducing the extradition bill and declared...
11:39 2019-08-05

Impressive Celtic sweep aside CFR Cluj to make headway in Europa League Celtic exacted the perfect revenge on CFR Cluj, architects of their Champions League downfall, with a victory every bit as comprehensive as the scoreline suggests.Neil Lennon and his players retain legitimate aspirations of progression from Group E, which they now top. Dan Petrescu, Lennon’s opposit...
00:52 2019-10-04

Amy Jones strikes again as England wrap up clean sweep over West Indies • England 258-4; West Indies 131• Jones named player of series after top-scoringThe rain that has dogged the men’s World Cup miraculously stayed away from Chelmsford todayon Thursday long enough to allow England Women to clean sweep West Indies in their ODI series, with the hosts winning the reduced...
00:13 2019-06-14

Elderly couple killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain An elderly couple died on Thursday when floodwaters caused by torrential rain dragged their car and flipped it over in eastern Spain, local emergency services said....
16:39 2019-09-12

Duterte Cements Power as Allies Sweep Senate in Philippine Vote President Rodrigo Duterte’s allies won almost every seat up for grabs in a crucial Senate race in the Philippines’ midterm elections, a victory for the popular president and the rightward, authoritarian turn in much of Southeast Asia that he represents....
18:52 2019-05-22

Kosovo sweep past Czechs with late goal in Euro qualifier "Kosovo\u0027s Mergim Vojvoda struck a second-half goal to secure a 2-1 comeback win over Czech Republic in their Euro 2020 Group A qualifier on Saturday and extend their unbeaten run to 15 games."...
21:26 2019-09-07

Goa Bypoll Results: Amid BJP Sweep, Congress Wins Panaji After 25 Years Goa has offered a consolatory pat to the Congress on a day when the country seemed set to bring the Narendra Modi-led BJP back to power with an overwhelming mandate in the Lok Sabha elections. Party......
13:26 2019-05-23

Donald Trump Orders Immigration Sweep Targeting 2,000 Families: Report US President Donald Trump has ordered border agents to begin a mass roundup as early as Sunday of some 2,000 migrant families that have received deportation orders, US media reported Friday....
06:26 2019-06-22

Newgarden wins pole at Detroit Grand Prix, sets up sweep DETROIT (AP) — Josef Newgarden has won his first pole of the season, setting him up to sweep the Detroit Grand Prix races. The Team Penske driver turned the fastest lap at just under 1 minute, 15 seconds in qualifying Sunday, a day after he won on Belle Isle for his second victory of the year. Alexa...
18:39 2019-06-02

Giant bullsnake found in Minnesota home’s bathtub, officials say A 6-foot bullsnake gave a Minnesota family a startling wake-up call when they discovered the slithering intruder in their bathtub early Monday, officials said....
18:13 2019-07-10

Romain Métanire scores, Minnesota United beat Dynamo 1-0 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Romain Métanire scored in the 20th minute and Vito Mannone had his fifth shutout of the season to help Minnesota United beat the Houston Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night. Métanire scored on a strike from the right flank that deflected off midfielder Boniek García and looped into t...
09:26 2019-05-26

Shocking video shows mob pummel man outside Minnesota’s Target Field Shocking surveillance footage shows a senseless beatdown outside the Minnesota Twins stadium, where a group of thugs throw a man to the ground, pummel him, take off his pants and, at one point, run over him with a bicycle. The nearly two-minute clip, posted to social media Friday, starts with a man ...
05:00 2019-09-14

A Plan to Mine the Minnesota Wilderness Hit a Dead End. Then Trump Became President. The project’s reversal of fortunes has angered environmentalists and focused attention on an unusual connection between a Chilean billionaire and President Trump’s family....
19:00 2019-06-27

Jordan’s 3-run homer leads UCLA past Minnesota in WCWS OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Aaliyah Jordan hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to help UCLA beat Minnesota 7-2 on Thursday at the Women’s College World Series. Jordan’s blast gave Rachel Garcia the support she needed. Garcia, the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year, pitched a compl...
02:00 2019-05-31

Piercy storms home to grab two-shot lead in Minnesota Scott Piercy scorched his way through the back nine at TPC Twin Cities to grab a two-shot lead after the first round of the inaugural 3M Open in Blaine, Minnesota on Thursday....
04:13 2019-07-05

3 shot in chaotic scene outside Minnesota State Fair: report Three men were shot and another woman was hit by a car in a chaotic scene outside the main gate of the Minnesota State Fair Monday evening, police said....
15:39 2019-09-03

Silva's volley lifts RSL to 1-1 draw with Minnesota United Marcelo Silva tied it in the 71st minute and Real Salt Lake held on for a 1-1 draw, ending Minnesota United's four-game winning streak       ...
09:13 2019-07-21

Minnesota woman killed by bear on remote Canadian island A Minnesota woman was fatally mauled by a black bear after going to check on her dogs while at a cabin on a secluded Canadian island just north of Minnesota, police said. Catherine Sweatt-Mueller — who was staying on Red Pine Island on Rainy Lake in Ontario with her parents — was killed after leavin...
07:26 2019-09-05

Minnesota, Nebraska to receive federal funding for opioid treatment The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced Friday that Minnesota and Nebraska have been approved for Medicaid demonstrations that will match state funding to improve treatment for opioid use disorder....
05:13 2019-06-29

Minnesota program pays homeowners to transform lawns into bee gardens A new program is offering to pay for Minnesota homeowners to convert their lawn into bee friendly areas.        ...
19:26 2019-05-31

Charges: Minnesota man sprays Somali children, yells slurs A Minnesota man is accused of a bias crime for allegedly spraying a Somali American teenager and her siblings with a garden hose while he yelled racial slurs....
00:39 2019-06-06

Cops seize $3.8M worth of vaping cartridges from Minnesota home A drug raid in Minnesota on Monday led to the seizure of $3.8 million of vaping cartridges containing illegal cannabis-derived THC oil, according to a report. Authorities found 76,972 of the cartridges while executing a search warrant at a home in Coon Rapids, Minn., and arrested one man, according ...
14:39 2019-09-25

California man, 70 accused of manslaughter after Minnesota girl, 6, dies in car fire A 70-year-old California man has been charged with three felonies, including second-degree manslaughter, after he put a hot cookstove in the back of his van, causing a fire that spread to another vehicle, killing a 6-year-old girl and critically injuring her sister, authorities say....
04:52 2019-08-08

Minnesota ex-officer gets 12-1/2 years for Australian woman's shooting death A former Minneapolis police officer was sentenced to 12-1/2 years in prison on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
20:13 2019-06-07

Amazon Workers Strike Outside Eagan, Minnesota, Delivery Station Amazon is well known for its sprawling Fulfillment Centers and the lackluster working conditions therein, but just as important to its logistics operations are its delivery hubs—smaller, and often staffed heavily with part-time workers. Likely emboldened by the flurry of labor actions at the infamou...
18:13 2019-08-08

Pontoon boat slides 55 feet down dam on Minnesota’s Lake Zumbro (KARE/NBC News)  Minnesota authorities are considering possible boating-while-intoxicated charges against an operator whose boat spilled over a power dam at Lake Zumbro with three passengers on board. Chief Deputy Jim Warren of the Wabasha County Sheriff’s Office says the driver was arrested a...
16:26 2019-08-28

Minnesota Farmers Let Agriculture Secretary Know They Are Not Happy With Trump’s Trade War Farmers’ discontent over President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with China erupted into the open Wednesday as his agriculture secretary was confronted at a fair in rural Minnesota. Gary Wertish, president of the Minnesota Farmers Union, drew applause as he leveled criticism of the...
19:00 2019-08-08

Minnesota, New Mexico to adopt California vehicle emissions rules Minnesota and New Mexico, in a rebuke to the Trump administration, plan to join 10 other states in adopting both of California's tough rules on tailpipe emissions and zero-emission vehicles....
00:26 2019-09-26

Son Of Former NFL Defensive Lineman Charged With Killing Parents In Minnesota Home Minnesota authorities filed a warrant on Friday for the arrest of 22-year-old Dylan Bennett on charges of second-degree murder, according to police documents, just two days after his parents—former NFL defensive lineman Barry Bennett and his wife, Carol—were found fatally shot in their home earlier...
00:13 2019-08-25

Polygamous sect leader ordered to stop Minnesota building GRAND MARAIS, Minn. (AP) — Officials in northern Minnesota have ordered a temporary halt to construction on land linked to a man who led a secretive polygamous sect’s compound in South Dakota. Cook County officials issued the cease-and-desist order Friday to a company tied to Seth Jeffs. KARE-...
04:00 2019-05-30

Minnesota couple charged in death of 21-month-old son who drowned in tub while they went shopping A Minnesota couple were charged with second-degree manslaughter for neglect of a child Tuesday after their 21-month-old son drowned in a bathtub while they were out shopping for two hours, according to a report....
05:39 2019-09-26

Minnesota Wild hire Bill Guerin as general manager The Minnesota Wild, who recently fired general manager Paul Fenton after 15 months, hired Pittsburgh Penguins assistant GM for job.       ...
09:00 2019-08-22

Minnesota officer mows woman’s lawn after checking on her welfare A Minnesota police officer is showing that one of the varieties of ways officers assist those they serve is by grabbing a lawnmower. The Orono Police Department posted a photo on social media Thursday showing Officer Matt Siltala confronting knee-high weeds with a push mower at a home where he had j...
22:39 2019-06-10

Minnesota man contracts rare fungal infection that killed his dog last year A Minnesota man whose dog was killed by a rare fungus last year has been battling the same illness that killed his canine. Scott Donahue, of Park Rapids, was diagnosed with blastomycosis and has been on a ventilator three times, had a tracheotomy, and a feeding tube during a three-month hospital sta...
01:00 2019-09-24

Alyssa Healy blazes into T20 record books with unbeaten 148 as Australia sweep series Wicketkeeper-batter hits highest women’s T20I scoreAustralia win third match of series by 132 runsAfter Australia secured their latest series win on Tuesday, Alyssa Healy indicated the world champions would not rest in pursuit of achieving higher standards with next year’s World Twenty20 looming lar...
12:26 2019-10-02

Ulster Grand Prix: Peter Hickman completes record clean sweep Peter Hickman completed a record clean sweep of seven successive Ulster Grand Prix victories by dominating the final feature Superbike race of the 2019 event...
01:00 2019-08-11

Omar vows to continue being Trump's 'nightmare' as hundreds greet her in Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar promised to continue being President Trump’s "nightmare" as she received a warm welcome in her Minnesota district on Thursday, following a turbulent week in which she repeatedly clashed with the White House....
11:39 2019-07-19

Minnesota Vikings fine Stefon Diggs over $200G for unexcused absences The Minnesota Vikings have reached into the checkbook of Stefon Diggs, fining the disgruntled wide receiver more than $200,000 for unexcused absences from practices and meetings, ESPN reports....
01:26 2019-10-07

Minnesota regulators restart Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline review process Line 3, which was built in the 1960s and is increasingly subject to corrosion and cracking, runs from Hardisty, Alta. to Enbridge's terminal in Superior, Wisconsin, near Lake Superior....
21:26 2019-10-01

Minnesota Vikings rookie to serve military commitment while playing his first two seasons Austin Cutting will get to serve his country and still play on Sundays. The 22-year-old will be used in a recruiting role for the Air Force.       ...
06:39 2019-07-22

Minnesota ex-officer gets 12-1/2 years in prison for Australian woman's shooting death A former Minneapolis police officer was sentenced to 12-1/2 years in prison on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
22:13 2019-06-07

Minnesota ex-policeman faces prison for fatal shooting of Australian woman A former Minneapolis police officer faces the possibility of stiff prison time when he is sentenced on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
18:26 2019-06-07

Minnesota man charged with murder after dropping infant son on head for being ‘difficult’: report A Minnesota man was arrested Friday on a charge of killing his 5-month-old son by allegedly dropping him on his head for being fussy and “difficult,” a report said....
00:26 2019-08-13

Ex-Minnesota policeman faces prison for fatal shooting of Australian woman A former Minneapolis police officer faces the possibility of stiff prison time when he is sentenced on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
17:26 2019-06-07

Cows in Minnesota swept away during flash flood, dramatic video shows A herd of over 50 cows was swept away during a flash flood Friday as dramatic video shows the cattle being carried downstream after a night of heavy rains slammed southeastern Minnesota.  ...
22:39 2019-06-29

Stefon Diggs, Minnesota Vikings scorch Philadelphia Eagles in rout A Vikings passing attack that had been dormant for most of the season exploded against the Eagles on Sunday in a 38-20 win.       ...
22:39 2019-10-13

Iranian woman pleads guilty in Minnesota in tech smuggling case An Iranian woman pleaded guilty in Minnesota on Friday to charges that she stole technology from U.S.-based companies which was then exported to Iran through a fake company in violation of U.S. law and international sanctions....
04:13 2019-08-10

‘Welcome home!’ Ilhan Omar returns to Minnesota amid Trump smears Congresswoman greeted by chanting supporters at airport as president defended rallygoers, saying they are ‘incredible patriots’Follow the latest in US politics – liveRepresentative Ilhan Omar was greeted by a throng of supporters as she arrived home in Minnesota, fresh off attacks from Donald Trump ...
07:39 2019-07-20

Lawyers for officer who shot, killed Minnesota woman ask for unusual sentence Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder after he shot and killed an unarmed woman who had called 911 asked a judge Thursday to forgo a prison sentence in lieu of an unusual arrangement: they propose he'd report to jail for a week each year on the woman’s birthday and the anniv...
11:26 2019-06-07

Minnesota city council reinstates Pledge of Allegiance after widespread backlash A Minnesota city council on Monday reportedly agreed to reinstate the Pledge of Allegiance at meetings, weeks after the group sparked a widespread -- and high-reaching -- backlash by removing the pledge's recital....
00:13 2019-07-17

Missing Minnesota toddler found cruising on toy tractor at county fair A Minnesota family received a big scare on Thursday when they realized their two-year-old had gone missing, only to find out the young explorer escaped the confines of their home on a toy tracker, ending up at a local fair two blocks away....
02:13 2019-07-21

Trusty scores late goal, lifts Union past Minnesota 3-2 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Auston Trusty scored in 86th minute and the Philadelphia Union moved to the top of the Eastern Conference with a 3-2 victory over Minnesota United on Sunday. Trusty beat defender Brent Kallman to Ilsinho’s volley, made a deft stop and then beat goalkeeper Vito Mannone to...
02:13 2019-06-03

The tiny town from "The Biggest Ball Of Twine In Minnesota" really does love Weird Al Although the majority of the pop culture world knows him for his various parody songs—many of them related to, featuring, or just generally in close proximity to, food—die-hard fans know that “Weird Al” Yankovic has a wide and varied catalog of original songs in his back pocket. Among these—and igno...
08:52 2019-08-29

Trump attacks Bidens in personal and coarse terms at Minnesota rally Trump is embroiled in an escalating battle with House Democrats as they pursue an impeachment inquiry over Trump pressuring the leader of Ukraine to investigate Biden and his son Hunter over what Trump claims were the younger Biden’s corrupt business dealings in the country....
05:00 2019-10-11

Parents Sue Minnesota School District Saying It Did Nothing to Protect Their Kids From Rampant Racism A group of parents have hit their almost lily-white school district with a civil rights lawsuit, charging it turned a blind eye to rampant instances of egregious racist abuse and bullying of their children....
03:39 2019-09-07

Curry, Green triple-doubles lead Warriors to series sweep over Trail Blazers The Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 overtime victory Monday night to sweep the Portland Trail Blazers....
21:26 2019-05-21

Climate-change activist arrested on flight as protests sweep London City Airport The man's warning speech in the cabin was one of many stunts to disrupt the airport, where Extinction Rebellion activists had also planted themselves at an entrance and glued themselves to the floor, according to reports....
21:52 2019-10-10

Watch: Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard defends Damian Lillard following series sweep Portland's Meyers Leonard came to the defense of star guard Damian Lillard after the Golden State Warriors swept the Trail Blazers in the NBA Western Conference finals....
21:26 2019-05-21

Minnesota student's questionable school lunch post goes viral: 'Sad excuse for a meal' A Minnesota student’s Facebook post has gone viral after she shared an alarming image of a meal one school attempted to pass off as a suitable lunch....
00:00 2019-09-20

Purdue loses Rondale Moore, Elijah Sindelar to injuries on the same play against Minnesota Purdue lost two of its top players when Rondale Moore and Elijah Sindelar were injured on the same play against Minnesota.       ...
01:26 2019-09-29

Minnesota Supreme Court tosses conviction of teen who insulted classmate on Twitter A Minnesota stalking law used to convict a high school student for insulting another teen on Twitter is overly broad and violates the U.S. Constitution's First Amendment guarantee of free speech, the state Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday....
02:13 2019-06-20

Minnesota State Fair pulls offbeat menu item: doughnuts with syringes The Minnesota State Fair is dropping a new food item -- doughnut bits with a side of syringes -- a snack apparently too extreme even for an industry perpetually pushing culinary boundaries....
00:26 2019-07-13

Decision to nix Pledge of Allegiance spurs 'USA!' chant at Minnesota city council meeting Protesters were out in force in a Minnesota city this week, upset over the city council's decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of meetings. ...
19:13 2019-07-10

Minnesota city council votes to ditch Pledge of Allegiance, reconsiders after backlash A Minnesota city is reconsidering its decision to no longer say the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of city council meetings after facing major backlash. ...
16:39 2019-06-28

A Minnesota Farmer Spent His Life Collecting Cars And Now His Gigantic Fleet Is Up For Auction This weekend will be a wild time near the small town of Wheaton, Minnesota, because a roughly 200-car collection belonging to a farmer who passed away in December is headed for auction. And the fleet, filled with some true gems, will no doubt bring in droves of prospective buyers....
04:26 2019-08-09

Amazon Prime Day strike: Minnesota workers are protesting on company's biggest day Amazon fulfillment center workers in Shakopee, Minnesota, along with some Seattle tech employees, plan to start walking out Monday afternoon.       ...
23:00 2019-07-15

R. Kelly a no-show for Minnesota court hearing, so judge issues bench warrant A Minnesota judge issued a bench warrant for the arrest of R&B singer R. Kelly Thursday after he failed to appear for an initial court hearing in a case in which he is accused of offering a 17-year-old girl $200 to take off her clothes and dance in 2001....
04:26 2019-09-13

Minnesota police investigating alleged sexual assault against GOP volunteer at state fair Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault against a woman who got into a political disagreement while volunteering at the Minnesota State Fair....
05:26 2019-08-25

Trump campaign to rally in Minnesota as part of plan to flip the state his way in 2020 President Donald Trump will travel to Minnesota on Thursday for his first campaign rally since Democrats in Washington launched an impeachment inquiry against him, his latest event in one of the states he lost in 2016 but believes he can pick up next year....
17:26 2019-10-09

UPDATE 3-Minnesota court rejects challenges to Enbridge Line 3 pipeline approval The Minnesota Supreme Court declined on Tuesday to hear environmental and tribal challenges to Enbridge Inc's Line 3 oil pipeline, a decision that removes one potential obstacle for the already-delayed project....
03:13 2019-09-18

Minnesota family says girl, 14, in vegetative state because nurse failed to treat asthma A Minnesota family says their 14-year-old daughter has suffered a traumatic brain injury and is now in a vegetative state after her school nurse failed to treat her asthma earlier this year....
11:39 2019-09-06

‘Ottawa stands between us,’ Pallister says after feds delay Manitoba-Minnesota hydro project Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister says the federal government is standing in the way of a hydroelectric project that would help move states in the U.S. Midwest off of coal....
17:52 2019-06-02

6 Elephants Dead After Raging Waters Sweep Away Herd in Thailand National Park’s ‘Ravine of Hell’ (BANGKOK) — A herd of wild elephants was swept away by raging waters in a national park in Thailand, drowning six, while rangers helped steer two of the animals out of a deep ravine. Staff at Khao Yai National Park discovered the two struggling elephants and the carcasses after dawn Saturday n...
01:39 2019-10-08

Joe Pags on Minnesota city council nixing Pledge of Allegiance: Why is loving the flag an issue? Syndicated radio host Joe "Pags" Pagliarulo expressed his amazement Wednesday on "Fox & Friends" over a Minnesota city council voting to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance before their meetings. ...
19:13 2019-07-10

Minnesota United FC Scored A Game-Winning Goal And Saved A Penalty All In Stoppage Time For the first 90 minutes of Minnesota United FC’s game against FC Dallas, pretty much nothing happened and the score was tied 0-0. But, as those in attendance at Allianz Field soon found out, that unremarkable hour and a half was anything but a precursor of things to come....
18:26 2019-07-14

Minnesota truck driver fatally struck highway worker while watching porn, police say A Minnesota truck driver allegedly sped through a construction zone and fatally struck a highway worker — with authorities claiming that he was distracted by his cellphone, which was playing videos from Pornhub....
05:13 2019-07-18

Mayor of St. Louis Park, Minnesota wants city council to restore Pledge of Allegiance at meetings The mayor of St. Louis Park, Minnesota, said Wednesday on "Fox News @ Night" that he wants the city council to keep reciting the Pledge of Allegiance before meetings. ...
16:26 2019-07-11

#TrumpRally Erupts in Raucous Chants of ‘Send Her Back’ as Trump Goes After Minnesota’s Ilhan Omar Donald Trump ramped up his efforts Wednesday night to demonize the four progressive, freshman congresswomen informally known as “the Squad,” reveling in a raucous crowd’s chants of “Send her back! Send her back!” in reference to his latest target, Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.)....
07:52 2019-07-18

Minnesota Vikings' Kirk Cousins expresses concerns over rookie offensive lineman's sweat Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins expressed his concerns with rookie center Garrett Bradbury during a press conference with reporters at training camp Wednesday....
20:13 2019-08-08

Lawrence Jones says Pledge of Allegiance controversy sparks mixed reactions in Minnesota city Residents offered mixed reactions to a Minnesota city's initial plan to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of its council meetings -- a decision that city officials are now reconsidering -- according to Lawrence Jones....
06:26 2019-07-11

Possible mountain lion sighting in Minnesota yard prompts warning from officials: ​'Stay aware, everyone!' Officials in Elk River, Minn., issued a warning this week after one resident's home security camera captured an image of what is believed to be a cougar....
18:52 2019-06-14

A Minnesota toddler drove himself to the county fair in his toy tractor. Police found him at the Tilt-A-Whirl Authorities in Minnesota found a missing 2-year-old boy who took his toy tractor for a joyride to the county fair.        ...
23:39 2019-07-21

WWII veteran 'Harmonica Pete' performs national anthem before Minnesota Vikings game A World War II veteran performed the national anthem using only a harmonica on Sunday before the Minnesota Vikings played the Oakland Raiders at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis....
14:39 2019-09-23

Mariners 10, Yankees 1: A Rookie Mariners Pitcher Stifles the Yankees Manager Aaron Boone said he would look into images that TV cameras captured of a dark substance smudged under the brim of the cap worn by Mariners starter Yusei Kikuchi....
15:39 2019-05-21

Yankees 13, Rays 5: Yankees Beat Rays With a Taste of Their Own Medicine With James Paxton injured, the Yankees employed a so-called opener to start the game. The strategy paid off thanks to a seven-run explosion in the sixth inning....
15:39 2019-05-21

Twins came from out of nowhere to set home run record It's no surprise that someone set a home run record this year; what's remarkable is that the Minnesota Twins are the team that did it       ...
15:52 2019-09-02

Where twins are worshipped and murdered About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population....
20:13 2019-09-23

MLB-best Twins overpower Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Minnesota Twins started the new month like they ended the last one. Winning, with home runs leading the way. Marwin Gonzalez and Byron Buxton both connected and drove in two runs as the Twins kept scoring, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Saturday. Minnesota, which owns t...
04:39 2019-06-02

Where twins are worshiped and murdered About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population....
14:39 2019-06-18

Where twins are worshiped -- and murdered About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population....
14:26 2019-09-19

Twins' Gonzalez (hamstring) placed on IL The Minnesota Twins placed utility man Marwin Gonzalez on the 10-day injured list Wednesday with a right hamstring strain while also placing right-hander Blake Parker on the family emergency list....
10:26 2019-06-20

Kepler’s hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler’s single with one out in the 17th inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox early Wednesday in the longest game by innings in Target Field history. Kepler hit a tying homer in the 13th before his hit down the first-base line past a five...
08:26 2019-06-19

The Indians Are Coming To Try And Take Out The Twins The Minnesota Twins had a 3.5-game AL Central lead heading into Wednesday, but then a trio of results nearly cut it in half, setting up a high-stakes four-game home series with their division-rival Cleveland Indians, where the Twins could be in danger of losing sole possession of first place for the...
23:26 2019-08-08

In Death Threat Against Ilhan Omar, Writer Vows to Shoot Congresswoman at Minnesota State Fair Dogged by death threats and public attacks, Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar revealed in a chilling Twitter post on Wednesday why she requires a security detail....
18:52 2019-08-29

Somali teens cited for 'metal pipe' attack at University of Minnesota light-rail station University of Minnesota Police (UMPD) were dispatched to institution’s the East Bank light-rail station around 9.45pm on Friday night following a series of disturbing calls about juvenile males allegedly trying to attack passengers with metal pipes....
23:13 2019-05-22

Twins among key MLB second-half story lines SportsPulse: For The Win's Ted Berg breaks down the top storylines that will dominate the second half of the MLB season.       ...
07:26 2019-07-11

Willow Palin is pregnant with twins Willow Palin, the 24-year-old daughter of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, has announced on Instagram she is pregnant with twins with her husband Ricky Bailey....
14:13 2019-05-28

MLB roundup: Twins hammer eight HRs in rout The Minnesota Twins slammed eight home runs, including two each by Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop, on their way to a 16-7 rout over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday afternoon in Anaheim, Calif., completing a three-game sweep....
11:39 2019-05-24

MLB roundup: Twins win, clinch AL Central Luis Arraez and Eddie Rosario hit two-run homers, and the Minnesota Twins clinched their first American League Central title in nine years shortly after earning a 5-1 victory over the host Detroit Tigers on Wednesday....
15:52 2019-09-26

Odorizzi, Twins win again, top Royals with 5-4 rally MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double , making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a 5-4 comeback victory by the Twins over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Jorge Soler sent Odorizzi (10-2) a...
05:52 2019-06-16

MLB roundup: Davis, A's rally to top Twins Khris Davis hit a two-run single with two outs in the top of the ninth, as the Oakland A's rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night in Minneapolis....
15:52 2019-07-21

How Is The Twins' Playoff Losing Streak Even Possible? The last time the Minnesota Twins won a playoff game, Shannon Stewart knocked in Michael Cuddyer for the go-ahead run, Jacque Jones homered, and Johan Santana threw seven scoreless innings as the Twins beat the Yankees in Game 1 of the 2004 ALDS. The next night, Hideki Matsui singled off J.C. Romero...
20:26 2019-10-08

The Winklevoss twins may work with Facebook again Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have long been known for their legal battle with Mark Zuckerberg over who invented Facebook. That was over a decade ago. Today they have made names for themselves as entrepreneurs in cryptocurrency with a company called Gemini....
02:00 2019-08-20

Twins vs. Tigers: Take the Over in this bad pitching matchup Though Matthew Boyd is deemed by bookmakers as the most valuable pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, he likely should not be priced that way given his recent results. This overvaluing of Boyd gives the Twins unprecedented value on Saturday against a bad Tigers bunch. Since the beginning of June, the Tig...
20:52 2019-08-31

Twins RHP Pineda receives 60-game ban from MLB Minnesota Twins right-hander Michael Pineda received a 60-game suspension without pay for violating the league's drug policy, Major League Baseball announced Saturday....
00:52 2019-09-08

How the Lannister twins actually won ‘Game of Thrones’ Spoilers below for the “Game of Thrones” series finale. The Starks might have emerged triumphant on “Game of Thrones,” with Sansa as Queen in the North and Bran as King of the Realm — but the Lannister twins are the real winners. Yes, it’s true that they’re dead. Sorry, conspiracy theorists wh...
18:26 2019-05-21

Polanco, Twins rally for 6-5 win vs. Mariners MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jorge Polanco scored the tying run on a wild pitch and Marwin Gonzalez hit the go-ahead RBI single during Minnesota’s three-run rally in the eighth inning, giving the Twins a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Polanco, who entered the game second in the ...
09:26 2019-06-12

An Indian village has many more twins than can be explained One in eleven people in a village in India is a twin. Though nobody knows the underlying causes, cousin marriage and disease epidemics have now been ruled out...
17:39 2019-05-21

First sons of identical twins born on same day HASTINGS, Minn. (KARE) — As identical twins, Pat and Paul Young grew up as best buddies. They now have something else in common. The twin brothers just became first-time fathers.  On the same day. “This is Cooper Kenneth Young, born on Sept. 19, 2019,” says Paul, introducing his son. “And this is Ja...
09:39 2019-10-04

MLB roundup: Twins hit two more HRs, win sixth straight Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario each hit three-run home runs, and Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit over 5 1/3 innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to their sixth straight victory, a 7-0 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday afternoon in Minneapolis....
10:52 2019-05-27

NASA’s Voyager twins refuse to die It’s been almost 42 years since NASA sent its two Voyager spacecraft on record-breaking missions, and both of the decades-old robots are still alive. Voyager 1 and 2 are 13.5 billion and 11.1 billion miles from Earth, respectively, and it’s up to NASA engineers to ensure they remain up a...
06:13 2019-07-10

Gibson cruises as Twins top White Sox 8-1 Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings, C.J. Cron and Ehire Adrianza each drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 8-1 for their 10th win in 11 games        ...
00:01 2019-05-26

Rep. Ilhan Omar decries hate after death threat in which writer vowed to shoot her at Minnesota State Fair “Until deranged people like this stop threatening my life and the lives of others, I have to accept the reality of having security,” the Minnesota Democrat said, sharing a photo of the threat....
01:13 2019-08-29

Minot State's Cory Carignan pulls off wild 100-yard kickoff return TD vs. Minnesota-Duluth Minot State's Cory Carignan provided an early college football play of the year candidate on a must-see 100-yard kickoff return touchdown.       ...
16:00 2019-09-06

Berrios, Twins pull away, knock off White Sox Luis Arraez went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and Jose Berrios allowed two runs over 7 1/3 innings en route to his 13th win as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Monday night in Minneapolis....
09:39 2019-09-17

What happened the day the NY twins were left in dad's hot car and died? A small change in routine is hallmark of Forgotten Baby Syndrome, experts have said. And most deaths occur at the end of the workweek.        ...
21:26 2019-08-02

MLB roundup: Twins set season homer mark Ronny Rodriguez had a pair of two-run homers and drove in five runs, and the host Detroit Tigers overcame a record-setting Minnesota Twins power display to snap a six-game losing streak with a 10-7 win Saturday....
18:39 2019-09-01

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland’s 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland’s four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Lindor hit a solo home run in the third and broke a 1-all tie with a two-run homer in the fifth. Roberto Perez and Jake Bauers added back-to-back homers in...
06:26 2019-06-05

'My own birth went horrifically wrong – having twins was like a reclamation' Robert Softley Gale’s show Purposeless Movements turns the involuntary gestures of cerebral palsy into choreographyBecoming a parent for the first time can be nerve-racking for anyone. Knowing it will be twins, the more so. But when your own mother has died in childbirth, the trepidation is intense....
14:13 2019-08-14

Kepler, Rosario help rally Twins to 8-7 win over Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Max Kepler’s RBI single drove in the tiebreaking run and Eddie Rosario added a run-scoring hit to cap Minnesota’s three-run rally in the eighth and the Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-7 Friday night. Minnesota scored five runs in the last three innings to avoi...
08:26 2019-06-22

Father who was shot after his twins were born has died LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A 20-year-old Kentucky father who had watched the birth of his first children before being shot last week has been pronounced dead. News outlets report Tyrese Garvin was taken off of life support Friday. He was shot in a drive-by shooting, walking home from the hospital where ...
16:52 2019-07-01

Pliskova twins gear up for Birmingham sister act World number three Karolina Pliskova says she will have to battle nerves and strange emotions when she faces her twin sister Kristyna in the main draw of a WTA event for the first time at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Wednesday....
12:52 2019-06-19

MLB roundup: Twins set road home run record Jake Cave hit two home runs, and C.J. Cron homered, doubled and drove in three runs as the visiting Minnesota Twins jumped out to a 9-0 lead and then cruised to a 10-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday afternoon....
11:26 2019-08-30

Twins' Cruz hits 3 HRs for second time in 10 days Nelson Cruz hit three home runs in a game for the second time in 10 days, powering the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins over the Kansas City Royals 11-3 on Saturday night....
07:26 2019-08-04

Luis Severino finally gets his Twins ‘revenge’ MINNEAPOLIS — Luis Severino loaded the bases with no one out in the bottom of the second and had two on with two out in the third. Both times, he got out of it without allowing a run — and both times, the right-hander let out a scream as he walked off the mound. “I......
15:39 2019-10-08

Garver, Gonzalez lift Twins over Tigers 6-3 DETROIT (AP) — Mitch Garver homered and had three hits, Marwin Gonzalez matched his career high with four hits and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Friday night. C.J. Cron and Nelson Cruz also homered for Minnesota, which is 6-1 against the Tigers this season. Ryne Harper (1-0) got hi...
11:39 2019-06-08

MLB roundup: Kepler hits 3 HRs as Twins top Indians Max Kepler recorded his second career three-homer performance at Progressive Field as the visiting Minnesota Twins averted a series sweep with a 5-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday....
13:13 2019-06-07

Max Kepler hits 3 homers for Twins vs Indians CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler has homered three times against the Cleveland Indians. Kepler, who entered Thursday night’s game in an 0-for-21 slump, connected in the first, third and seventh innings off Indians starter Trevor Bauer. Kepler walked in the fifth. Only 18 players in major league his...
07:00 2019-06-07