(Detroit, MI) — Ehire Adrianza smacked a go-ahead grand slam in the seventh inning as the Twins topped the Tigers 6-4 in Detroit. Miguel Sano and Ryan LaMarre also plated runs as Minnesota won its second straight. Ryan Pressly picked up his first win and Fernando Rodney notched his 14th save.
(Detroit, MI) — The Twins are bringing back veteran pitcher Matt Belisle. The Twins have signed Belisle and designated utility man Gregorio Petit for release or assignment. Belisle posted a 5.06 ERA in eight games with the Indians earlier this season. The 38-year-old right-hander pitched for the Twins last year, and had a 4.03 ERA in 62 appearances.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings resume their mandatory mini-camp today. The three-day camp will run through tomorrow. The preseason is less than two months away. The Vikes begin the exhibition slate August 11th at Denver.
(Las Vegas, NV) — The Timberwolves open up NBA Summer League play in Las Vegas on July 6th against the Denver Nuggets. The complete schedule was released yesterday and for the first time ever, all 30 teams will participate in Sin City. The Wolves will also play the Raptors and Nets in preliminary round play before being seeded in a tournament.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx are off the hardwood until Saturday when the New York Liberty come to town. Minnesota is coming off a 1-and-2 road trip that has them at just 3-and-6 on the season.
(Oakland, CA) — The Warriors celebrated their third championship in four years in the streets of Oakland yesterday. Golden State held a victory parade after sweeping the LeBron James and the Cavaliers in the NBA Finals.
(Washington, DC) — Tens of thousands of Capitals fans lined up along Constitution Avenue to catch a glimpse of their home team and the Stanley Cup. A massive championship parade kicked off yesterday morning and the celebration continued with a rally at the National Mall. The 2018 Stanley Cup championship is DC’s first major sports title of any kind since the Redskins won the Super Bowl in 1992.