The Bemidji American Legion baseball team swept the Legion from Alexandria yesterday, winning 7-0 and 9-1. Bemidji will host Moorhead on Wednesday at BSU's Security Insurance Field.
The Bemidji VFW baseball team traveled to Perham yesterday. Bemidji won 13-2 and 16-2 to sweep the doubleheader. Bemidji hosts Fergus Falls today at 6pm.
J.B. Shuck singled in the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth inning as the White Sox topped the Twins 6-5 at U.S. Cellular Field. Fernando Abad took the loss for Minnesota. Robbie Grossman and Brian Dozier hit solo homers for the Twins. Eduardo Nunez went 2-for-4 with two RBI, including a game-tying single in the seventh.
The Minnesota Twins are welcoming the American League-leading Texas Rangers to Target Field tonight. Texas has an AL-best 51 wins. Ervin Santana starts for the Twins. The veteran right-hander is 2-and-7 with a 4.64 ERA this season. The Rangers are countering with lefty Martin Perez, who's 7-and-4 with a 3.44 ERA. First pitch at 7:10.
NBA free agency is underway. The free-agent negotiating period began at 11:01 p.m. last night. Teams can now talk contract numbers with players on the open market, although deals can't officially be signed until the league formally announces the new salary cap next week.
The Minnesota Wild are bringing back Tyler Graovac and Zac Dalpe. Graovac has signed a two-year, two-way contract, while Dalpe re-signed a one-year, two-way deal. Graovac and Dalpe each appeared in two games last season for the Wild.
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