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Royals Gain Ground

Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer and the Kansas City Royals roughed up Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale in a 6-2 victory Wednesday night that kept the pressure on Detroit in the AL Central.

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Jacks Close Non League Schedule

The South Dakota State University football team closes out the non-conference portion of its schedule Saturday night by hosting Wisconsin-Oshkosh in the 48th Annual Beef Bowl.

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Vikings Reverse Field On Peterson

The Minnesota Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt/commissioner's permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges.

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Twins Score Walkoff Win

Aaron Hicks hit a two-out RBI single in the ninth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 4-3 win over the AL Central-leading Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.

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Royals Bullpen Fails

Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis both gave up runs for the first time in nearly three months as the Kansas City Royals' dominant bullpen was touched up Tuesday night in a 7-5 loss to the Chicago White Sox.

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Perkins Award Nominee

The Minnesota Twins have nominated closer Glen Perkins for the 2014 Roberto Clemente Award.

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GPAC Athletes Honored

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced weekly honors in volleyball and soccer.

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Another Way To Lose

Torii Hunter and Miguel Cabrera hit back-to-back home runs in the ninth inning to help the Detroit Tigers tighten their grip on the American League Central by winning 8-6 over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

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Royals Rally Past Sox

Pinch-runners Jarrod Dyson and Terrance Gore scored in the ninth inning as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.

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GPAC Tabs Week’s Best

Football Players of the Week in the Great Plains Athletic Conference were announced Monday.

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Coyote Earns Weekly Honors

Senior outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink was named the Summit League’s Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

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Vikings Lose Sponsor

The Radisson hotel chain is suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back Adrian Peterson was charged with child abuse in Texas.

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Peterson Reinstated

Eden Prairie, MN (September 15, 2014) – Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will fully participate in this week’s practices…

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Vikings Suffer Setback

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots took advantage of Adrian Peterson's absence and Matt Cassel's four interceptions in a 30-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings.

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Vikings Reinstate Coach

The Minnesota Vikings have reinstated special teams coach Mike Priefer after a two-game suspension for making anti-gay remarks.

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Huskers Back In Poll

After dropping from the poll last week, Nebraska has returned to the Associated Press Top 25 football poll.

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Twins Snap Skid

Rookie Trevor May struck out a season-high 10 in six innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Sunday to end a four-game losing streak.

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Royals Lose Ground

Daniel Nava hit a grand slam, Xander Bogaerts added a three-run shot and the Boston Red Sox rallied past the skidding Kansas City Royals 8-4 on Sunday.

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Weak Hitting Twins Drop Two

Rookie T.J. House pitched seven sharp innings, Carlos Santana homered and drove in both runs and the Cleveland Indians completed a doubleheader sweep with a 2-0 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday.

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Royals Lead Narrows

The last-place Boston Red Sox took advantage of three critical errors by the first-place Kansas City Royals, pulling away late in a 6-3 victory Thursday night.

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The Rural Rewards Program offers CNA certification to students in hopes to boost health care work force.