(Minneapolis, MN) — Ronald Torreyes plated the winning run with a hit-by-pitch in the 12th inning as the Twins outlasted the White Sox 9-8 in Minneapolis. Marwin Gonzalez tied the game earlier in the 12th with a two-run single. That came after Ryan Cordell’s two-run homer in the top of the 12th that gave the White Sox an 8-6 lead. Both teams also scored in the 11th inning. The Twins go for the sweep tonight.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins are setting another home run record. With Miguel Sano’s 30th homer last night, the Twins are the first team in big league history to have five players reach 30 long balls in a single season. He joins teammates Nelson Cruz, Max Kepler, Eddie Rosario and Mitch Garver.
(St. Paul, MN) — Alex Stalock surrendered the winning goal early in overtime as the Wild lost their preseason opener to the Stars 2-1 at The X. Ryan Hartman scored the goal for Minnesota in the second period to tie the game. The Wild visit Winnipeg tonight.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are back on the practice field preparing to host the Oakland Raiders on Sunday at US Bank Stadium. Minnesota is 1-and-1 after falling to the rival Packers in Green Bay 21-16. The Raiders are also 1-and-1.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The undefeated Golden Gophers are off this week before they open up Big Ten play. Minnesota will travel to Purdue one week from Saturday for its conference opener. The Gophers are 3-and-0.
(St. Paul, MN) — Minnesota United is on the road Sunday at Portland. The Loons enter the match third in the West with 48 points, two ahead of Real Salt Lake. Minnesota is also just one point behind Seattle for second place. Portland sits seventh with 43.