(Winnipeg, Manitoba) — The Jets rallied from a 3-0 deficit to race past the Predators 7-4 in Game Three of their second-round playoff series in Winnipeg. Dustin Byfuglien scored twice in a four-goal second period as the Jets stormed back to take a 2-1 series lead. Mike Fisher, P.K. Subban, and Austin Watson lit the lamp in the first period for Nashville. Filip Forsberg also scored and Pekka Rinne gave up five goals on 43 shots in defeat.
(Louisville, KY) — Justify is the 3-to-1 favorite for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby. The Santa Anita Derby winner will break from gate seven in the 20-horse field after the post-position draw was held Tuesday at Churchill Downs. Mendelssohn is the second choice at 5-to-1, followed by Magnum Moon at 6-to-1. The Derby is the first leg of the Triple Crown.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Blue Jays tied the game in the eighth and scored three more in the 10th to grab a 7-4 win over the Twins at Target Field. Eddie Rosario and Joe Mauer bot homered for the Twins, who have dropped three in-a-row and 11 of their last 12 overall. John Curtiss suffered the loss.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins have placed third baseman Miguel Sano on the 10-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. The move is retroactive to Saturday. Sano is hitting .213 with five home runs and 14 RBI in 20 games this season. The Twins selected the contract of veteran infielder Gregorio Petit from Triple-Rochester to fill the roster spot.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins and Blue Jays wrap up their three-game series this afternoon at Target Field. Top prospect Fernando Romero will make his big league debut. Toronto will counter with right-hander Marcus Stroman.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Minnesota Lynx are gearing up for the 2018 season. They will open preseason play on Sunday against the Washington Mystics in Des Moines, Iowa. The Lynx will then host Chicago on May 12th in their final exhibition tuneup. The regular-season starts May 20th at home against the Los Angeles Sparks.