CHICAGO -- Jerry Kill tells his players every summer, he doesn't want to see them getting hurt in the training room in the offseason. But that's exactly where the Gophers football coach was this year when he injured his hamstring while doing up-downs.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Too much rest is supposed to be anathema for sinkerballers like Kyle Gibson.
The Vikings have hired criminal attorney Ted Wells, who worked with the NFL on the Miami Dolphins' bullying case, to assist with settlement talks with former punter Chris Kluwe.
MANKATO, Minn. -- Teddy Bridgewater displayed poise under pressure in college at Louisville. It looks to be more of the same with the Vikings.
The strong start was overshadowed by a replay challenge that resulted in Ron Gardenhire’s ejection.
The Gophers coach injured a hamstring in a conditioning drill.
Teddy Bridgewater is a quick study, as Norv Turner proudly shows.
The team struck a deal with Justin Fontaine, but its other two restricted free agents are unsigned.
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BOSTON -- Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester will not make his scheduled start Wednesday, but he has not been traded -- yet. "No deal yet," a major league source with direct knowledge of Lester trade talks said Tuesday night. "He could still pitch Friday for the Red Sox against the Yankees." Brandon Workman will be recalled from Triple-A to start in Lester's place Wednesday, manager John Farrell announced after Tuesday night's 4-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. "I think in light of all the uncertainty surrounding Jon Lester, it's probably in everyone's best interest that he not make that start, so Brandon will be recalled," Farrell said. "There will be a corresponding move roster-wise at some point tomorrow." Lester left the clubhouse immediately after Tuesday's game, before it was opened to the media. Another source close to Lester said no one from the Red Sox had said a word to either the pitcher or...
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