The Minnesota Twins designated infielder Luke Hughes for release or assignment today in order to clear a roster spot for pitcher Jason Marquis, who will make his Twins debut tonight against the Yankees.
North High principal Mauri Friestleben returning to finish year
The principal said Friday she had been fired from her role over her support of a student protest.
One dead, two injured in wrong-way crash on Hwy. 169
The crash occurred on Highway 169 early Sunday morning.
Campsites closed at Voyageurs National Park due to 'historic' water levels
All backcountry trails and campsites are closed, as well as many frontcountry sites.
Lawmakers reach agreement on tax cuts ahead of session's end
Lawmakers announced they had reached a deal on a tax bill Saturday ahead of the looming session deadline.
Victims of daytime drive-by shooting in Robbinsdale identified
The two men died after a hail of bullets struck a vehicle.
Source of 'loud explosion' in Brooklyn Park a mystery
The noise was investigated by police, but no source could be determined.
COVID: All Americans over 50 advised to get a second booster
Cases, hospitalizations and deaths are on the rise again as new COVID variants emerge.
2 Minnesotans inducted into White Castle's Hall of Fame
White Castle — it's what a man in Minneapolis and another in Woodbury, crave.
Video shows officers ended pursuit before fatal crash in Anoka
The crash occurred when the driver fled police during an attempted traffic stop in Coon Rapids.
6-year-old Eli Hart identified as boy found dead in car trunk
The kindergartner's father was trying to get full custody of his son.
Boy found dead in trunk of car in Mound was kindergartner
"It is horrifying and difficult to process a tragedy of this magnitude, especially in our close-knit community," the superintendent wrote.
Twins dump Jason Marquis, call up ex-Gopher DeVries
After just seven starts, the Twins have designated Jason Marquis for release or assignment. Eden Prairie High graduate Cole DeVries has been called up from Triple-A Rochester to take his spot on the roster.
Marquis struggles in Twins debut
The last time Jason Marquis pitched in game he broke his leg. That might explain some of his spring training jitters in his Twins' debut on Monday. The right-hander allowed four runs on three hits and three walks, and he threw three wild pitches in Minnesotas 10-2 loss to the Red Sox.
Twins: MRI shows no major damage in Hughes' shoulder
Good news for Twins infielder Luke Hughes. An MRI on his sprained right shoulder shows no structural damage. Hughes is hoping a good spring will land him a full time job in the big leagues.
Marquis expected back with Twins Friday
Jason Marquis is scheduled to make a second start with Class AA New Britain on Thursday. Barring any setbacks, the right-handed starter will re-join the Twins on Friday. Marquis missed the final two weeks of spring training to be with his daughter, who was injured in a bicycle accident.
Twins open homestand with Marquis on mound vs. Sox
Twins starter Jason Marquis goes for his second win of the year as he faces the Boston Red Sox at Target Field tonight. Boston, off to a 4-10 start this year, has lost five straight.
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