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Minnesota Twins right-hander Phil Hughes turned down a chance to pitch again this weekend, even though one more out would have earned him a $500,000 bonus.
Phil Hughes set a single-season major league record for strikeout-to-walk ratio, pitching eight strong innings for the Minnesota Twins in a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on a wet Wednesday afternoon.
Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe's season has ended a few days early, because of a broken left forearm.
Yan Gomes hit a three-run homer and the Cleveland Indians stayed in the AL wild-card chase for at least one more day with a 6-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel is out for the season with broken bones in his left foot.
A class of two men and two women will be inducted into the Nebraska-Omaha Athletics Hall of Fame next month.
Kyle Gibson matched a career high with eight strikeouts and the Minnesota Twins beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 on Tuesday night.
Rookie Yordano Ventura blanked Cleveland for seven innings as the Kansas City Royals kept pressure on first-place Detroit in the AL Central with a 7-1 win over the Indians on Tuesday night.
South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner was named Tuesday to the 2014 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team for his community service efforts.
The Big Ten is coming off its best week of non-conference play in six years with wins in 12 out of 13 games.
The top performers in soccer and volleyball have been given weekly honors by the Great Plains Athletic Association.
Josh Collmenter pitched six strong innings for his career-best 11th win, Mark Trumbo homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 Monday night.
Danny Duffy pitched six shutout innings for his first win in more than a month as the Kansas City Royals moved closer to the top of the AL Central.
The Great Plains Athletic Conference has named its football Players of the Week.
Seven Missouri Valley Football Conference schools are ranked in the FCS coaches poll this week, which is a league record.
Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph is scheduled to have surgery on Tuesday on a sports hernia that is expected to keep him out of action for about six weeks.
The Minnesota Twins say first baseman-designated hitter Kennys Vargas and right-hander Jose Berrios have won the team's minor league player and pitcher of the year honors.
Senior defensive specialist Riley Haug was named the Summit Leagueâ€™s Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week in a league release on Monday.