James Shields and two relievers combined on a five-hitter as the Royals reeled off their ninth straight win with a 9-2 triumph over the Twins at Target Field. Scott Diamond was rocked for all seven runs in five-plus frames to fall to 5-and-10. Justin Morneau homered for Minnesota. Diamond and Aaron Hicks were optioned to Triple-A Rochester after the game. Oswaldo Arcia is being recalled from the minors and the Twins will add a pitcher to the roster over the weekend.
Authorities are seeking a motive as to why a high school student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others.
After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.
A student opened fire at his Washington state high school on Friday, killing one person, and wounding at least four others.