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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.
Andrew Wiggins and the rest of the new Timberwolves got a warm welcome to Minnesota at the state fair.
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.
South Dakota State head wrestling coach Chris Bono announced the hiring of Jon Reader as an assistant coach.
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.
Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has named veteran Matt Cassel as the team's starting quarterback for the season opener against the St. Louis Rams.
Wayne State College Director of Athletics Mike Powicki announced that Shelli Manson has been named the new head softball coach for the Wildcats.
The Minnesota Vikings are partnering with the NFL and TRIA Orthopaedic to ensure that every public high school in Minneapolis and St. Paul will have an athletic trainer on the sideline for football games and practices this fall.
Could the Minnesota Vikings open the 2014 season facing their 2013 starting quarterback?
Victor Martinez homered and had four RBIs, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 13-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.
Scott Baker won as a starter for the first time in more than three years and the Texas Rangers beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 3-1 on Sunday to avoid a series sweep.
A hat trick by junior Rebecca Sparkman within the first 20 minutes of the game helped South Dakota defeat the College of Saint Mary 4-0 on Sunday at the USD Sports Complex.
The Vikings' Matt Cassel threw for 152 yards and a touchdown in his return to Kansas City, and Minnesota rolled to a 30-12 victory over the Chiefs in a preseason game Saturday night.
Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Thursday.
Adrian Peterson missed Minnesota Vikings practice for the second straight day, but the team does expect the star running back to make the trip to Kansas City this weekend.
South Dakota State University head football coach John Stiegelmeier has been named the 2014 recipient of the Ralph Ginn Award for Coaching Excellence.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have secured the final piece they were looking for in a blockbuster Kevin Love trade.
South Dakota and South Dakota State will need improved seasons to challenge the favorites in this season's Summit League Volleyball race.