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American Legion Baseball Results; Sauk Rapids Wins Big
Sauk Rapids defeated the St. Cloud 76ers 18-3 Monday night in the St. Cloud Sub-District Playoffs. Sauk Rapids scored 12 runs in the 6th inning to put the game out of reach.
Dozier and Perkins Represent the Twins in The All Star Game
The Twins will be represented by 2nd baseman Brian Dozier and left handed relief pitcher Glen Perkins at the Major League Baseball All Star game tonight in Cincinnati. Dozier is making his first All Star appearance while Perkins will be appearing in his 3rd All Star game.
Timberwolves Sign Towns and Jones; Agree to Sign Garnett
The Timberwolves have come to an agreement to sign 6'11 forward Kevin Garnett to a 2-year contract. The 39-year old is expected to play approximately 20 minutes per game next season. Garnett is expected to sign the deal later this week.
Rox Down Waterloo 6-2
The St. Cloud Rox downed the Waterloo Bucks 6-2 Wednesday night to start the 2nd half of the Northwoods League season. St. Cloud scored 5 runs in the 3rd inning and added 1 run in the 7th.
Wild Re-Sign Granlund and Prosser
The Minnesota Wild have re-signed top center Mikael Granlund to a 2-year contract worth $6 million. He'll receive $2.8 Million the first year and $3.2 Million in 2016-2017. Grandlund had 39 points this past season with 8 goals and 31 assists for the Wild.
Minnesota Wild Road Tour Stops in St. Cloud
The Minnesota Wild road tour stopped in St. Cloud today at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center. Wild forwards Charlie Coyle and Jason Zucker were joined by Wild TV Analyst Mike Greenlay.
Vikings Release Taylor Mays; Mini-Camp Starts
The Vikings released veteran safety Taylor Mays today. Mays signed with the Vikings this offseason. He played with the Cincinnati Bengals when head coach Mike Zimmer was in Cincinnati as Defensive Coordinator.
Cathedral Baseball Advances to State Championship [VIDEO]
The top ranked and unbeaten Cathedral baseball team defeated Marshall 5-2 today at Dick Putz Field in the Class AA State Semifinals. Dominic Austing and Jack Schramel each had RBI singles in the first inning and Bryant Bohlig added a RBI single in the 4th with Josh Thyen added a sacrifice fly in th…
Cathedral Baseball Wins State Quarterfinal
The Cathedral baseball team defeated Cloquet 12-4 in the Class AA State Tournament Quarterfinals at Dick Putz Field today. Cloquet jumped on top 2-0 before Cathedral came storming back.
Cathedral Baseball Looks To Defend State Title This Week
The Cathedral baseball team will start their defense of the Class AA state title Thursday when they play the Class AA State Tournament quarterfinals against Cloquet at Dick Putz Field at 10am, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 9:50.
Rox Lose 5-0 At Duluth
The St. Cloud Rox lost 5-0 at Duluth Tuesday night. Duluth scored 4 runs in the 6th inning and 1 run in the 7th. The Rox managed just 5 hits and Michael Strem had 2 of them.
Royals Blank Twins 2-0
The Twins lost 2-0 at home against Kansas City Tuesday night. Chris Young took a no-hitter into the 7th inning before Trevor Plouffe broke it up with a double down the right field line.