(Milwaukee, WI) — The Twins managed just two hits in a 2-0 loss to the Brewers in Milwaukee. Eric Thames belted a two-run homer in the fifth inning for the Crew. Jake Odorizzi took the loss for Minnesota, which has dropped five in-a-row. The Twins will try to avoid the three-game sweep today.
(Las Vegas, NV) — The Timberwolves open up NBA Summer League play in Las Vegas on Friday against the Denver Nuggets. The Wolves will also play the Raptors and Nets in preliminary round play before being seeded in a tournament.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx saw their seven-game winning streak come to an end with a 71-59 home loss to Indiana. Minnesota dipped to 10-and-7 on the year. The Lynx host the LA Sparks tomorrow night.
(Undated) — Only eight teams are left standing at the World Cup in Russia. England advanced on Tuesday by beating Colombia on penalty kicks. Sweden shut out Switzerland 1-nil as the Round of 16 came to a close. The quarterfinals begin on Friday as Uruguay faces France and Brazil meets Belgium. Sweden plays England on Saturday, while Russia matches up with Croatia.