CINCINNATI (AP) Brandon Phillips homered and made a spectacular rally-busting play _ using his left knee to get a forceout and start a double play _ as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Friday night.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The Green Bay Packers practiced with nine of their 11 draft picks under contract, and nine more undrafted free agents.Only first-round pick Datone Jones, a defensive end from UCLA, and second-round pick Eddie Lacy, a running back from Alabama, had not come to terms.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived guard Brandon Roy, likely bringing an end to an All-Star career that was shortened by knee problems.
BOSTON (AP) Oswaldo Arcia hit a two-run homer and the Minnesota Twins capitalized on a costly throwing error by Boston starter John Lackey to beat the struggling Red Sox 5-3 Thursday night.
BOSTON (AP) Pedro Florimon had a solo homer and a two-run double in Minnesota's season-high, seven-run second inning that carried the Twins to a 15-8 rout over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Vikings have reached agreement on the Vikings' use of TCF Bank Stadium for two seasons.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Flip Saunders has started the restructuring expected when he took over as Minnesota Timberwolves president last week.