The Twins have placed rookie outfielder Aaron Hicks on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Hicks suffered the injury in the fifth inning of Sunday’s win over Washington. The 23-year-old is hitting just .179 in 55 games. The Twins recalled outfielder Oswaldo Arcia from Triple-A Rochester to fill the roster spot.
Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.
Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.
Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.
Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.