Sergio Romo groaned after a full-count pitch to Jose Altuve sailed high for a bases-loaded walk that drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth Tuesday.

Twins' postseason nightmares continue with loss to Astros

Ninth-inning error leads to three unearned runs, extends Twins' playoff losing streak to unfathomable 17.
The Vikings and Titans played Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium. Now eight members of the Titans organization, including three players, have tested positive

Vikings training facility shut down after Titans test positive

It remains to be seen if the Titans' positive results will affect the Vikings game in Houston or the Titans' home game against the Steelers on Sunday.
Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins on Sunday against the Titans.

Cousins can't shirk being held up to elite expectations

Mark Craig's On the NFL: The five highest-paid quarterbacks in the NFL have combined to lead their teams to a 14-1 record. No. 6 on the list is Kirk Cousins, whose Vikings are 0-3.
Nelson Cruz's RBI double in the third inning Tuesday was one of the few offensive bright spots for the Twins against the Astros in Game 1 of the teams

Souhan: Bright lights of postseason again cause Twins offense to vanish

Seeking a recent trend for the Twins' playoff difficulties? Look at a lineup that can't generate anything.
Twins reliever Tyler Duffey, catcher Ryan Jeffers and pitching coach Wes Johnson held a discussion on the mound in the seventh inning Tuesday.

Reusse: Twins' Game 1 bullpen usage leaves much to be desired

September 29
Pitching decisions need to be adjusted when postseason baseball arrives.
After removing his name from the early entry list for the NBA draft on July 31, point guard Marcus Carr (shown vs. Northwestern last February) stayed

Gophers guard Carr leaner, quicker after offseason workouts in Toronto

The junior point guard hopes to play well enough that he becomes a first-round draft pick.
Dan Beebe (2007 photo)

U has used ex-Big 12 commissioner to help it through controversies

September 29
Under AD Mark Coyle, the Gophers have worked extensively on risk management with former Big 12 commissioner Dan Beebe's consulting firm, and both sides see positives.

Two fielding plays doom Twins in tight loss to Astros

September 29
The Houston runs came after bobbles that kept the Twins' long postseason losing streak intact.

Giolito dazzles, Abreu slugs White Sox past A's in opener

September 29
Lucas Giolito released a brief yell of delight and marched quickly back to the dugout, his work day going just brilliantly for the Chicago White Sox.
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