(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins led by five runs entering the seventh and held on for an 8-7 victory over the Angels at Target Field. The Twins have won seven of their last 10 games. The Twins placed catcher Mitch Garver on the 10-day injured list yesterday with a sprained left ankle. They recalled third baseman Miguel Sano from his rehab assignment to fill the roster spot. Sano has missed nearly four months while recovering from a severe cut on his right heel.
(Seattle, WA) — The Twins open up a seven-game west coast road trip tonight in Seattle with the first of four against the Mariners. They will also visit the Angels on the trek. Michael Pineda will get the start tonight opposite M’s rookie right-hander Erik Swanson.
(Undated) — The Bucks got the jump in the NBA’s Eastern Conference finals with a 108-100 win over the Raptors in Milwaukee. Brook Lopez had 29 points for the Bucks, who also host Game Two tomorrow. Tonight, the Warriors host the Trail Blazers in Game Two of the West finals leading that series 1-0.
(Undated) — The Sharks outlasted the Blues 5-4 in overtime in Game Three of the NHL’s West finals in St. Louis. San Jose won after a controversial hand pass was not called. The Sharks lead the series 2-1, with Game Four tomorrow. Tonight, the Bruins try to sweep the Hurricanes in the East finals at Carolina.
(Baltimore, MD) — Improbable is the 5-to-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday’s 144th Preakness Stakes. Improbable will break from gate four in the 13-horse field at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Triple Crown-winning trainer Bob Baffert will be gunning for his record-breaking eighth Preakness win on Saturday.
(Farmingdale, NY) — The PGA Championship tees off today at the Bethpage Black Course in New York. Tiger Woods looks to score his second major title of the season after winning The Masters last month. Brooks Koepka is the defending champ. Bethpage is hosting the event for the first time.