SARASOTA, Fla. -- Twins general manager Terry Ryan and disgruntled right-hander Mike Pelfrey had a conversation in the wake of Pelfrey's demotion to the bullpen on Saturday.
Rest, recuperation and reflection were on Sunday's agenda for the surging Minnesota Wild, who earned a well-deserved day off following consecutive-night home victories over Calgary and Los Angeles.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Entering Sunday's play, Chris Herrmann and Eric Fryer had taken a combined 56 at-bats this spring as they compete for the backup catcher role behind Kurt Suzuki.
The Wild chased one of the NHL's best goaltenders to the bench before the second period Saturday night, then leaned on their savior in the crease to deliver them from evil.
A decade after a career-shattering fall from grace as a health care executive, McGuire celebrated scooting past the Vikings to land an MLS franchise.
The league’s hottest team catches a little break.
MLS was sold on untapped fan base in crowded Twin Cities market
Vikings linebacker to return for 10th season at lower salary more in line with anticipated role.
There wasn't a track on the schedule I enjoyed competing at more than Martinsville. It represents the origin of our sport; short track stock car racing. The skills needed to compete at the half-mile track are the same skills acquired as a young racer. Martinsville Speedway provides us with the purest form of racing: no drafting partners, no aero push, but rather a conventional approach of who can circle the paperclip-shaped track the quickest, while managing tire wear and rationing brake pads for at least 500 laps. Sprinkle into the equation repeated contact being made virtue of one's front bumper to another's rear, a few mood swings by a handful of drivers, and double-digit cautions throughout race ... it simply doesn't get any better than Martinsville. Three greatest challenges 1) Operating with 125 less horsepower will challenge drivers more this weekend than the previous 2015 events. Among the rules changes this year, the 125...
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