The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons that included at least 92 losses in each of the last four years.
The Minnesota Twins say former manager Tom Kelly is recovering after suffering what the team calls a minor stroke last week.
The sprained left ankle for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is not serious, and the Minnesota Vikings are hopeful he'll play against Green Bay.
Eight different MVFC schools are ranked in top-25 polls this week, which is a league record.
The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced its football Players of the Week.
Teddy Bridgewater passed for 317 yards and a key 2-point conversion before leaving with an ankle injury, and the Minnesota Vikings beat the Atlanta Falcons 41-28 on Sunday.
Nebraska gained two more spots in the Associated Press college football poll this week.
David Price pitched Detroit to its fourth straight AL Central title, taking a shutout into the eighth inning of a 3-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.
Another 90-loss season for the Minnesota Twins has left the status of the coaching staff in question.
Kansas City's chance for the AL Central title was erased by Detroit's victory on Sunday, and the Royals went on to a 6-4 comeback win over Chicago in the final game for retiring White Sox captain Paul Konerko.
Max Scherzer made it through six tough innings and the Detroit Tigers moved closer to another AL Central title with a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.
Whether it's through a wild card or the AL Central title, Lorenzo Cain doesn't care how the Kansas City Royals reach the playoffs.
Ameer Abdullah wants No. 21 Nebraska to keep feeding him the ball when the Cornhuskers open Big Ten play against Illinois on Saturday night.
Minnesota Vikings right guard Brandon Fusco will need about four months to recover from his upcoming surgery for his torn pectoral muscle.
Minnesota Twins right-hander Phil Hughes turned down a chance to pitch again this weekend, even though one more out would have earned him a $500,000 bonus.
Phil Hughes set a single-season major league record for strikeout-to-walk ratio, pitching eight strong innings for the Minnesota Twins in a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on a wet Wednesday afternoon.
Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe's season has ended a few days early, because of a broken left forearm.
Yan Gomes hit a three-run homer and the Cleveland Indians stayed in the AL wild-card chase for at least one more day with a 6-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel is out for the season with broken bones in his left foot.
A class of two men and two women will be inducted into the Nebraska-Omaha Athletics Hall of Fame next month.