(Las Vegas, NV) — The Timberwolves tip off Summer League action in Las Vegas tomorrow versus the Nuggets. First-round pick Josh Okogie highlights Minnesota’s Summer League roster. Second-round selection Keita Bates-Diop is also on the squad.
(Milwaukee, WI) — Travis Shaw, Brad Miller and Nate Orf all hit solo homers to power the Brewers to a 3-2 win over the Twins in Milwaukee. Eduardo Escobar did homer in the ninth to get Minnesota close. Jose Berrios took the loss. The Twins have dropped six straight.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins play host to the Baltimore Orioles tonight at Target Field. Aaron Slegers gets the start for Minnesota, which hopes to end a six-game slide. The O’s counter with Andrew Cashner and enter with the worst record in baseball.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are off until training camp gets going later this month. Rookies are due to report by July 24th, while veterans must show up by the 27th. The Vikes begin preseason play August 11th at Denver.
(Las Vegas, NV) — Mixed martial artist Ronda Rousey will be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame today at a ceremony in Las Vegas. She’s the first woman to received the honor. She holds a record for winning six consecutive title defenses. Rousey said it was an immense honor and she hopes she’s the first of many women inducted to the hall of fame.
(Undated) — Eight teams are alive at the World Cup in Russia as the quarterfinals open today. Uruguay meets France and Belgium takes on Brazil today. Russia and Croatia clash tomorrow, as do Sweden and England. The semifinals are set for Tuesday.