(Minneapolis, MN) — Jose Berrios and Taylor Rogers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Twins blanked the Indians 2-0 on Opening Day in Minnesota. Berrios struck out 10 while pitching into the eighth for the win. Rogers recorded the final four outs for the save, extending his scoreless streak to 27 innings dating back to last season. Marwin Gonzalez doubled in the game’s only runs in the seventh to give manager Rocco Baldelli a win in his debut.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins and Indians will resume their three-game season-opening series tomorrow afternoon at Target Field. Jake Odorizzi will get the start for Minnesota. Cleveland will
(Undated) — Top seeds Gonzaga and Virginia are into NCAA Tournament Elite Eight, along with Purdue and Texas Tech. All four earned Sweet 16 wins to advance. Gonzaga foiled Florida State 72-58, Virginia edged Oregon 53-49, Texas Tech trounced Michigan 63-44 and Purdue topped Tennessee 99-94 in overtime. Four more Sweet 16 games are on tap tonight.
(Las Vegas, NV) — The Wild are in Sin City to square off with the Vegas Golden Knights tonight. Minnesota will then travel to Arizona on Sunday to face the Coyotes before returning home. The Wild have lost two straight and seven of their last nine to fall four points behind Colorado for the second Wild Card in the West.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Timberwolves are back in action tonight hosting the Golden State Warriors at the Target Center. Minnesota opened its four-game homestand with a 122-111 loss to the Clippers on Tuesday. The Wolves are out of the playoff picture at 33-and-41.
(Fargo, ND) — North Dakota State held its annual Pro Day yesterday. Quarterback Easton Stick was one of 14 former Bison that were evaluated by 20 NFL teams. A total of 23 were in attendance including players from North Dakota and other schools.