Twins deal Austin to Giants for minor league outfielder

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have acquired outfielder Malique Ziegler from the San Francisco Giants in exchange for first baseman Tyler Austin. Ziegler, 22, opened the 2019 season with the Single-A San Jose Giants (played in two games) after appearing in a combined 59 games last year between the Single-A Augusta GreenJackets and Arizona Rookie League Giants Black. He hit a combined .237 (50-for-211) with 12 doubles, two triples, four home runs and 18 RBI. Originally drafted in 2016 by the Giants (22nd round) out of North Iowa Area Community College, Ziegler has appeared in … Continue reading Twins deal Austin to Giants for minor league outfielder

Meanwhile, in New York….MN United gets a road win

(April 6, 2019) — In its final road game before opening Allianz Field on April 13, Minnesota United traveled to the East Coast to face a perennial powerhouse on their home turf without two key pieces of its attack: midfielders Darwin Quintero and Miguel Ibarra. In response, Head Coach Adrian Heath went away from his favored 4-2-3-1 formation for a 3-4-3. The team responded by standing up to the New York Red Bulls’ best efforts and taking advantage of their opportunities to head into their inaugural home opener at Allianz Field with a 2-1 win and nine points in five road … Continue reading Meanwhile, in New York….MN United gets a road win

St. Cloud State’s Jimmy Schuldt named a Hobey Baker Award Hat Trick Finalist

St. Cloud State University’s senior defenseman Jimmy Schuldt (Minnetonka, Minn./Minnetonka H.S.) has been named as one of the three Hobey Baker Hat Trick Finalists for 2019, which was announced by the Hobey Baker Award committee on Thursday, April 4.  He is a … Continue reading St. Cloud State’s Jimmy Schuldt named a Hobey Baker Award Hat Trick Finalist

Photo Gallery: Wolves beat Curry, Warriors in OT

Despite 37 points from Steph Curry, the Minnesota Timberwolves outlasted the 2-time defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors Friday night 132-131 in overtime at Target Center.  Andrew Wiggins led Minnesota with 24 points while Jerryd Bayless added 17 off the bench. Photos by Bryan Singer. Click here for photo gallery Continue reading Photo Gallery: Wolves beat Curry, Warriors in OT

Wednesday: State Basketball Tourney Broadcasts and live links

Minnesota Score Radio is broadcasting the boys basketball Class 4A quarterfinals today on the radio. Click on the link below to hear the audio stream of today’s games: Link for all of today’s games: http://webca.st/149296   10am:   Park Center vs Maple Grove Noon:   Eden Prairie vs Lakeville North 2pm :    Hopkins vs Cambridge-Isanti 4pm:     East Ridge vs Eastview   Continue reading Wednesday: State Basketball Tourney Broadcasts and live links