Mounds View graduate Mark Hamburger was claimed off waivers by the San Diego Padres Monday. Hamburger struggled in the Rangers' minor league system and was waived last week. Before signing with Texas, he was initially discovered by the Twins at a 2007 open tryout.
I-35W south closes this weekend, then a big reopening on Monday
Commuters who take 35W northbound into Minneapolis will be pleased.