Marcus Semien became the fifth second baseman to hit 40 home runs in a season, and the Toronto Blue Jays moved back into a playoff position by beating the Minnesota Twins 6-2 Saturday.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. connected for his major league-leading 46th homer, but Jorge Polanco, Josh Donaldson, and Miguel Sanó hit consecutive homers as the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Friday night.
The SMB Wolfpack football team defeated the DeLaSalle Islanders 43-7 on Saturday evening at DeLaSalle High School.
In this week's edition of The Scoop, Darren "Doogie" Wolfson tells us why defensive end Everson Griffen missed the Vikings' practice on Thursday.
Cornerback Patrick Peterson on his return to Arizona Sunday: "Just another game on the schedule." Peterson made the Pro Bowl eight times when a member of the Cardinals.
On Wednesday, the Minnesota Timberwolves officially announced two re-signings and introduced three new players.
Former Wild center Eric Staal lives in the Twin Cities and is staying in shape, waiting for his next NHL opportunity. We caught up with him at a recent skating session in Edina.