(Milwaukee, WI) — Sergio Romo served up a go-ahead, three-run homer to rookie Trent Grisham in the eighth inning as the Twins lost to the Brewers 6-5 in Milwaukee. Mitch Garver homered to lead off the game and Eddie Rosario also went deep in the first inning for Minnesota, which has dropped six-of-eight. Miguel Sano added a solo shot in the setback. Sergio Romo suffered the loss.
(Arlington, TX) — The Twins are in Texas to take on the Rangers starting tonight. Devin Smeltzer will get the start in the opener of the four-game set. Texas will counter with Pedro Payano. The Twins enter the night with a half-game lead on the Indians for first place in the AL Central.
(Undated) — Week Two of the NFL preseason kicks off tonight with five games on the slate. The Eagles face the Jaguars, the Bengals are at the Redskins, the Packers visit the Ravens, the Jets face the Falcons in Atlanta, and the Raiders visit the Cardinals.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are back on the practice field today. They will also practice tomorrow as they get ready for their second preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night at US Bank Stadium. Minnesota opened the exhibition slate with a 34-25 win in New Orleans last week.
(St. Paul, MN) — Darwin Quintero scored the lone goal as Minnesota United blanked the Colorado Rapids 1-0 at Allianz Field. The Loons improved to 41 points on the season. They remain home to clash with Orlando City SC on Saturday.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx look to keep rolling tomorrow when they host the Washington Mystics at the Target Center. Minnesota has won three-of-four after Tuesday’s 89-73 rout of New York. The Lynx sit at 13-and-12. The Mystics lead the WNBA at 18-and-7.
(Williamsport, PA) — Coon Rapids-Andover Little League will begin their Little League World Series run tonight in Williamsport. The team from Minnesota will meet the Great Lakes region winner from Bowling Green, Kentucky in their first game.