(Minneapolis, MN) — Brian Dozier capped an eight-run sixth inning with a three-run homer as the Twins clobbered the Orioles 10-1 in Minneapolis. Mitch Garver and Eduardo Escobar also went deep for Minnesota. Jake Odorizzi tossed six frames of scoreless ball to earn the win. The Twins completed the four-game sweep on the heels of a six-game slide.
(New York, NY) — Twins pitcher Jose Berrios is headed to the All-Star Game. Berrios was named to the American League roster yesterday. Twins outfielder Eddie Rosario is one of five players up for the Final Vote, which will determine the final roster spot. The 89th All-Star game is next Tuesday in D.C.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins open up a three-game series with the Kansas City Royals tonight at Target Field. Tampa Bay will come to town for a four-game set later this week in the final series before the All-Star break.
(Las Vegas, NV) — Keita Bates-Diop posted 24 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Timberwolves past the Raptors 103-92 in Las Vegas Summer League action. Josh Okogie added 16 points as the Wolves improved to 1-and-1. They battle the Brooklyn Nets late tonight.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx hit the road to Indiana to face the Fever on Wednesday night. Minnesota is coming off a 77-63 loss at Chicago on Saturday. The Lynx sit at 11-and-8 on the season.
LONDON (AP) Wimbledon is set for its annual ”Manic Monday” as the fourth round gets underway at the All England Club. All remaining men’s and women’s singles title challengers are in action, with a Centre Court lineup that includes Roger Federer, Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal.
(Las Vegas, NV) — Stunt man Travis Pastrana is on top of the world after paying tribute to Evel Knievel with a special three-jump performance Sunday night in Las Vegas. His final attempt over the Caesar’s Palace Fountain was the same jump that nearly killed Knievel back in 1967.