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Chris Davis hit his league-leading 42nd home run, Jonathan Schoop added a pair of solo shots and the Baltimore Orioles took the three-game series against the Kansas City Royals with an 8-2 victory Sunday night.
The nationally ranked South Dakota State University football team opens the home portion of its season Saturday night by hosting former conference rival Southern Utah in the Second Annual Dairy Drive game.
Iowa and Iowa State renew their rivalry this weekend while South Dakota, Nebraska and Minnesota seek bounce back victories.
The Minnesota Vikings have signed wide receiver Jarius Wright to a four-year contract extension and have temporarily lost center John Sullivan to injury.
A person with knowledge of the situation tells the Associated Press that Sam Mitchell will replace Flip Saunders as coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves in the interim while Saunders continues treatment for cancer.
Portland Trail Blazers forward Mike Miller has filed a lawsuit aimed at recovering what remains of $1.7 million he said he lost in a Ponzi scheme.
Pinch-hitter Miguel Sano homered with two outs in the 12th inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night.
South Dakota State's blue-and-yellow checkerboard end zones will soon have a surrounding structure befitting a Division I football program.
A pair of University of South Dakota runners have grabbed weekly honors from the Summit League as the top cross country performers.
Augustana University women's cross country runner Leah Seivert was named Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Athlete of the Week on Wednesday.
Eric Hosmer hit a three-run double, Kendrys Morales drove in another first inning run and the Kansas City Royals hung on for a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night that snapped their four-game skid.
The Minnesota Twins will open and close the 2016 regular season on the road. Their first home game will be April 11 against Chicago.
South Dakota freshman Sammie Villwock has been named the Summit League Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for the period ended Sept. 6, as released by the league office Tuesday.
The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced its top men's and women's soccer players from the past week.
Augustana senior wide receiver Jason Greenway has been named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Special Teams Player of the Week the league announced Tuesday.