(Minneapolis, MN) — Carlos Santana smacked a grand slam in the top of the 10th inning to lift the Indians past the Twins 7-3 at Target Field. Minnesota is now tied with Cleveland atop the AL Central with identical 71-and-47 records. Luis Arraez and Marwin Gonzalez both plated runs in the ninth to tie the game for the Twins, who have dropped five-of-six. Taylor Rogers suffered the loss.
(Milwaukee, WI) — The Twins begin a six-game road trip tomorrow in Milwaukee with the first of two against the Brewers. Minnesota will then visit Texas for a four-game set against the Rangers starting Thursday. Martin Perez will get the ball tomorrow opposite Brewers right-hander Chase Anderson.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are back on the practice field today as they get ready for their second preseason game. They will practice again tomorrow before an off day on Wednesday. The Vikes will then hold practices Thursday and Friday ahead of their showdown with the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night at US Bank Stadium. In roster news, the Vikes acquired kicker Kaare Vedvik from Baltimore for an undisclosed draft pick.
(Washington, DC) — The Lynx were outscored in every quarter and lost 101-78 to the Washington Mystics in D.C. Odyssey Sims scored 20 points to pace Minnesota, which fell back to .500 at 12-and-12. The Lynx visit the New York Liberty tomorrow.
(Frisco, TX) — The Loons were lit up for five goals in a 5-3 loss on Saturday at FC Dallas. Minnesota is currently third in the West with 38 points. The Loons look to bounce back on Wednesday when they host the Colorado Rapids.
(Undated) — Coon Rapids Andover American Little League is headed to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The kids from Coon Rapids will represent the Midwest Region. They open up Thursday facing the Great Lakes region winner from Bowling Green, Kentucky.