(Chicago, IL) — Jonathan Schoop smacked a three-run homer and a solo shot as the Twins trounced the White Sox 8-2 in Chicago. Mitch Garver added a two-run homer for Minnesota, which won its fourth in-a-row. Jake Odorizzi tossed six innings of two-run ball to run his record to 14-and-6. The Twins go for the three-game sweep of the White Sox this afternoon in Chicago. Jose Berrios will get the ball for Minnesota. The Sox will send out Dylan Cease.
(Orchard Park, NY) — The Vikings battle the Buffalo Bills tonight for their final preseason tuneup in New York. The Vikes are perfect on the preseason with wins over the Saints, Seahawks and Cardinals. The regular season gets going September 8th versus the Falcons.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers kickoff the football season tonight hosting South Dakota State at TCF Bank Stadium. Minnesota is coming off a 7-and-6 finish including a victory over Georgia Tech in the Quick Lane Bowl.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx will host the Indiana Fever on Sunday in their home finale at the Target Center. Minnesota will then close out the regular-season with a pair of road games next week. The Lynx have already clinched a playoff berth at 16-and-15.
(Los Angeles, CA) — Minnesota United is back on the road on Sunday visiting Los Angeles FC. The Loons are coming off a 2-1 loss to Atlanta in the U.S. Open Cup final on Tuesday. Minnesota sits fifth in the MLS West standings with 42 points. LAFC is first with 62.