Class A baseball: Parkers Prairie wins first-ever state championship

Class A baseball: Parkers Prairie wins first-ever state championship

After losing in heartbreaking fashion in last year’s Class A state championship game, Parkers Prairie entered this season with a goal of redeeming itself. “We wanted to get back here so bad,” senior catcher Andrew Johnson said...

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Brian Murphy: Kevin Millar has one more remarkable moment with St. Paul Saints

The lights at CHS Field did not explode and shower Kevin Millar with sparks Saturday night as he rounded the bases for a walk-off home run only this 45-year-old idiot and New England folk hero could naturally appreciate. One of...

Gophers football: Florida defensive lineman commits to U

The Gophers football program received an oral commitment Saturday from Mayan Ahanotu, a 6-foot-4, 250-pound defensive lineman from Tampa, Fla. “I am extremely blessed to be continuing my academic and athletic career at THE...

Vikings to judge: We encouraged Michael Floyd to drink kombucha tea

The Minnesota Vikings are covering Michael Floyd’s flank in his kombucha tea defense as the wide receiver prepares to face an Arizona judge Monday to explain how he violated house arrest by accidentally ingesting alcohol. Vikings...

Eduardo Rodriguez scheduled to pitch rehab start with Portland on Thursday

A custom brace that Eduardo Rodriguez is wearing on his injured right knee is allowing the pitcher to feel more comfortable -- and may allow the pitcher to return soon.The Red Sox left-hander is progressing well after he tweaked...

Peterson: Buck Turnbull — consummate professional who’s writing and friendship touched many lives

For 41 years at The Des Moines Register, no one covered sports better than Buck Turnbull. He died Friday at the age of 88.