The Twins overcame a 5-0 deficit to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 13-7 Sunday to split the 4 game series at 2 games apiece. Minnesota fell behind 5-0 in the 2nd inning before Minnesota scored 7 runs in the 2nd and 6 more in the 5th.
The #7 St. John's Johnnies (3-0) routed St. Olaf (1-2) 56-7 yesterday in Northfield, and St. Cloud State Huskies (2-1) rolled over Concordia (1-2) 56-21 last night in St. Paul. The Minnesota Gophers (3-0) topped Middle Tennessee State (1-2) 34-3 yesterday in Minneapolis.
The Twins improve to 76-69 on the season and remain two games ahead of the Los Angeles Angels in the wild card standings. Minnesota will start a series with the Toronto Blue Jays Thursday night at Target Field.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford's Monday night performance against the visiting New Orleans Saints earned him the NFC Offensive Player of the Week award from the NFL. Bradford passed for 346 yards and three touchdowns.