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Yankton Gets Another Event

The National Field Archery Association has announced another national event for Yankton this fall.


Former Viking Gets League Job

Former Minnesota Vikings and Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk was hired Thursday by the NFL as director of football development.


Wide Awake In Seattle

Kendrys Morales knocked in three runs and Kyle Gibson pitched six shutout innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to an 8-1 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night.


Perez Hero For Royals

Salvador Perez hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Wednesday night.


Crofton Coach Honored

Crofton has been a dominating girls basketball team and its coach is being recognized as the best in the state this season.


Wild Add Forward

The Minnesota Wild have signed forward Cody Almond to a one-year contract.


Jacks Set Golf Schedules

The third annual Jackrabbit Fall Invitational highlights the 2014 South Dakota State men’s and women’s fall golf schedules.


Hughes Pitches Shutout

Minnesota's Phil Hughes pitched into the eighth inning, Sam Fuld barely cleared the wall with his second home run of the season and the Twins beat the Seattle Mariners 2-0 on Tuesday night.


Dozier In Home Run Derby

This year's Home Run Derby at Target Field will have a contestant for the Twins fans to get behind.


Timberwolves Sign Top Pick

The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed first-round draft pick Zach LaVine.


Royals Fall In Florida

Evan Longoria drove in two runs, Jeremy Hellickson went 4 1-3 innings in his season debut, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Tuesday night.


USD Tennis Nets Aussie

South Dakota head tennis coach Malcolm Gilreath has announced the signing of Australia native Sanjana Bidarkal to a national letter of intent. Bidarkal will compete with the Coyotes this fall.


Sleeping In Seattle

Hisashi Iwakuma struck out a season-high 10 in seven strong innings, Mike Zunino and Michael Saunders hit solo home runs, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on Monday night.


Nolasco Has Sore Arm

Twins right-hander Ricky Nolasco is being sent back to Minnesota because of a sore right elbow.


Shields Beats Former Mates

Kansas City's James Shields sparkled in his return to Tropicana Field, limiting the Tampa Bay Rays to three hits and striking out 10 over seven innings and the Royals beat his former team 6-0 on Monday night.


Meyer In Futures Game

The Minnesota Twins will send top pitching prospect Alex Meyer to the Futures Game at the All-Star events at Target Field next week.


Zenner On Payton List

South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner is one of 20 players named to the initial watch list for the Walter Payton Award.


Coyotes Set Schedule

Trips to rivals North Dakota State and South Dakota State, a Dakota Days open race, and an early look at the Midwest Regional course highlight the 2014 cross country schedule released by head coach Dan Fitzsimmons.


Two Twins, Three Royals Are Allstars

Two members of the Minnesota Twins and three players for the Kansas City Royals were named to the American League All Star team Sunday.

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Twins Hit The Road

After a disappointing homestand, the Minnesota Twins head off on the final road trip before the All Star break.

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