Spring is in the air and baseball fans couldn't be happier about it.
"It's been a long winter, kind of brutal with the way the snow and the cold was treating us," said Dom Dvorak.
"After the winter we've had, it's a very good feeling to be outside especially today," John Adams said.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have signed former Texans receiver Lestar Jean. The team announced the signing Tuesday. Jean is entering his fourth season.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Twins plan to honor manager Ron Gardenhire for his 1,000th career victory. The team has scheduled a special pregame ceremony to honor Gardenhire before Wednesday's 12:10 p.m.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding has been nominated again for the NHL's Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. The award is presented annually to the player who best exemplifies perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Senate has approved its plan to spend part of the state's budget surplus on programs geared toward the youngest learners and the care of the elderly patients.
You might call her a triple threat athlete, or a state tournament veteran. But no matter what you call her, Esko's Kailee Kiminski is no stranger to success.
"She should be vying to state championships all the time," said track coach Scott Arntson.
ST. PAUL, Minn. AP - Minnesota senators are set to vote on a spending plan that devotes more money to preschool programs, financial aid for college students and allowances for caregivers for the disabled and elderly.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Yoenis Cespedes proved he can play through a hurting right heel, giving Scott Kazmir and the Oakland Athletics a spark with a pair of RBIs that helped spoil the Minnesota Twins' home opener with an 8-3 victory on Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) Eduardo Nunez's time with the Yankees ended after a decade when the infielder was traded to the Minnesota Twins for left-hander Miguel Sulbaran.The deal was announced Monday. The Twins assigned Nunez to Triple-A Rochester.