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Twins Outscored By Orioles

J.J. Hardy hit his fourth career grand slam during a seven-run sixth inning, leading the Baltimore Orioles over the Minnesota Twins 12-8 on Sunday.

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Royals Keep Lead

Cleveland's game at Kansas City was suspended due to rain with the Indians leading 4-2 heading into the bottom of the 10th inning.

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Vikings Make Roster Moves

The Minnesota Vikings have claimed tight end MarQueis Gray and offensive tackle Mike Harris off waivers.

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Coyotes Swamped By Oregon

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota passed for 267 yards and accounted for four touchdowns – all in the first half – to lead third-ranked Oregon to a 62-13 win against South Dakota Saturday at Autzen Stadium in the season opener for both teams.

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Jacks Lose QB In Opener

Missouri used big plays in all three phases of the game to defeat South Dakota State, 38-18, in the football season opener for both teams Saturday afternoon at Farout Field.

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Big Tenth Wins For Twins

Jordan Schafer tied a career high with four RBIs, including a two-run single in the 10th inning Thursday night as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Kansas City Royals 11-5.

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Vikings Perfect In Preseason

Teddy Bridgewater threw a touchdown in his first NFL start, Joe Banyard ran for 111 yards and the Minnesota Vikings wrapped up a perfect preseason beating the Tennessee Titans 19-3 on Thursday night.

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Jacks Play At Mizzou

The South Dakota State University football team kicks off the 2014 season Saturday afternoon by traveling to Missouri for the Jackrabbits’ lone game against a Football Bowl Subdivision opponent this year.

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Coyotes Tackle Top Ten Team

It would be hard to find a tougher opening game for the University of South Dakota football team.

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Huskers Set For Opener

Nebraska opens its 125th football season Saturday when Florida Atlantic visits Memorial Stadium.

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Royals Storm Past Twins

Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

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Vikings Wrap Up Preseason

Jake Locker and Matt Cassel might never leave the sidelines Thursday night with a pair of rookie quarterbacks possibly getting the chance to start.

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Gophers In Thursday Opener

The football season opener has come for the Minnesota Gophers.

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Barnstormers To IFL

The Iowa Barnstormers have relegated themselves.

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Coyotes Tab Captains

Junior quarterback Kevin Earl, senior running back Jasper Sanders, junior linebacker Keyen Lage and junior defensive lineman Drew Iddings have been named captains of South Dakota’s football team for the upcoming season.

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Royals Walk Off Twins

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning, giving Kansas City a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins and helping the Royals avoid their first three-game skid since mid-July.

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Timberwolves Introduce Newcomers

Andrew Wiggins and the rest of the new Timberwolves got a warm welcome to Minnesota at the state fair.

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Joseph On Way Back

Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Linval Joseph is on track to play in the season opener, less than a month after he was shot in the leg.

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Jacks Add Cyclone Star

South Dakota State head wrestling coach Chris Bono announced the hiring of Jon Reader as an assistant coach.

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Royals Slip Against Yankees

Derek Jeter drove in two runs in his final scheduled trip to Kauffman Stadium, helping the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night for their fifth straight win.

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Clean Up Underway After Strong Storms

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Clean up is underway in Dakota City Nebraska and Sergeant Bluff Iowa after strong storms moved through late Sunday afternoon.

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US Facing Critical Issues in the Mid-East

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South Dakota Senator John Thune says the US needs strong leadership to confront terror in the mid-east.

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Labor Day Time to Push for Higher Wages in South Dakota

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South Dakota voters can decide on a higher minimum wage in the November election.

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SD Legislative Committee Asks EB-5 Participant to Appear

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The Government Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota Legislature has asked Joop Bolen to appear at it's September 24th meeting.

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South Dakota Now Top Hydro-power State

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The Wall Street Journal says South Dakota now is one of the top hydro power producing states in the country.