(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins were no-hit until the sixth inning as they lost 3-1 to the White Sox and were denied the sweep at Target Field. Jorge Polanco broke up the no-hit bid with one out in the sixth. He then scored the lone run for Minnesota on an RBI-single from Eddie Rosario later in the inning. Jake Odorizzi allowed two runs in five-and-two-thirds frames as he fell to 14-and-7.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins host the Royals tonight in the final home series of the regular-season at Target Field. Kyle Gibson will get the ball in the opener of the four-game set. KC will counter with Mike Montgomery. The Twins enter the night just four games ahead of the Indians for first place in the AL Central with 10 games to play.
(Winnipeg, Manitoba) — The Wild gave up two goals in the first period and two more in the third on their way to a 4-1 loss to the Jets in Winnipeg. Nico Sturm scored the lone goal for Minnesota, which fell to 0-1-and-1 in preseason play. The Wild host Colorado Saturday.
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings continue to prepare for Sunday’s showdown with the Oakland Raiders at US Bank Stadium. Minnesota has split its first two games, losing 21-16 at Green Bay last Sunday after beating Atlanta in Week one. The Raiders are also 1-and-1.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The undefeated Golden Gophers are enjoying their bye week. They will return to action one week from Saturday at Purdue for their Big Ten opener. The Gophers sit at 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.