(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins finished off a three-game sweep of the White Sox with a 7-0 rout in Minneapolis. Jake Odorizzi struck out nine over five-and-a-third scoreless innings as he moved to 7-and-2 with the victory. Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario both clubbed three-run homers for the Twins, who have won six straight and 11 of their last 12 overall. The Twins open up a brief two-game Inter-league series with the Milwaukee Brewers tonight at Target Field.
(Indianapolis, IN) — Simon Pagenaud is the winner of the 103rd Indy 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It’s his first career Indy 500 victory and the 18th for Team Penske, extending its all-time record. Alexander Rossi finished second, while Takuma Sato, Josef Newgarden and Will Power rounded out the top-five.
(Birmingham, AL) — Green Bay Packers legend and NFL Hall of Famer Bart Starr is dead at the age of 85. Starr’s family issued a statement announcing his passing this morning in Birmingham, Alabama. Starr won five NFL championships with the Green Bay Packers, including the first two Super Bowls in league history.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are back on the practice field tomorrow for the second week of OTA’s. The OTA sessions will run periodically through June 6th. A three-day, mandatory mini-camp will follow from June 11th through 13th.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx are back on the hardwood Wednesday when they host the defending champion Seattle Storm at the Target Center. Minnesota opened up the season with an 89-71 rout of Chicago on Saturday. Seattle won its opener over Phoenix.
(Oklahoma City, OK) — The Golden Gophers are heading to the Women’s College World Series for the first time in the NCAA softball era. Minnesota also became the first team ever to sweep LSU in a Super Regional. The Gophers begin their run in Oklahoma City on Thursday against UCLA. Washington and Arizona meet in the other game of the their bracket.