(Miami, FL) — Jose Berrios fired seven innings of two-hit, scoreless ball as the Twins topped the Marlins 7-4 in Miami. Berrios struck out 11 as he improved to 10-and-5 with the win. Mitch Garver hit a three-run homer in the third inning, while Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario went deep in the fifth for Minnesota, which won its third straight.
(Miami, FL) — The Twins are bolstering their bullpen. They acquired relief pitcher Sam Dyson from the Giants at yesterday’s trade deadline in exchange for three prospects. Dyson is 4-and-1 with a 2.47 ERA in 49 appearances with San Francisco this season.
(Miami, FL) — The Twins go for the three-game sweep of the Marlins this afternoon in Miami. Michael Pineda will get the ball for Minnesota. The Fish will counter with rookie Jordan Yamamoto.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings continue training camp today in Eagan. They will practice through Saturday. The Vikes kick off the preseason one week from tomorrow at the New Orleans Saints.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Minnesota Lynx are back on the hardwood Saturday when they visit the Indiana Fever. The Lynx come out of the All-Star break riding a three-game losing streak and sit at 10-and-10 overall. They are currently eighth in the WNBA standings.
(Orlando, FL) — The MLS was shut out by Atletico Madrid 3-0 in the MLS All-Star Game in Orlando. The MLS was outshot 19-10 in the setback. The Loons will return to action on Sunday hosting Portland. Minnesota is currently fifth in the West with 35 points.