• In this June 11, 2015, file photo, Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen delivers to the Los Angeles Angels during the seventh inning of a baseball game in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Minnesota Twins have acquired right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor league pitching prospects. The Twins announced the trade on Friday, July 31, 2015, not long before the deadline to make trades without waivers. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

    Twins get bullpen help, add Jepsen from Rays

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins got some much-needed help for their beleaguered bullpen on Friday, acquiring right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen from the Tampa Bay Rays for a pair of minor league pitching prospects.

  • Minnesota Twins' Eddie Rosario follows through on a three-run home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher J.A. Happ during the first inning of a baseball game in Minneapolis, Thursday, July 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Rosario drives in 3, leads Twins to 9-5 win over Mariners

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eddie Rosario ripped a line drive toward left field that seemed destined to fall in, which would have made him the first Minnesota Twins player to hit for the cycle since 2009.

  • Agent: Timberwolves agree to terms with Andre Miller

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Professor will be holding office hours in Minnesota next season.

  • In this Wednesday, June 17, 2015,  file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) walks across the field during NFL football minicamp in Eden Prairie, Minn. The sideshow that overshadowed last season has been dismantled, following Peterson's reinstatement from NFL suspension. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt, File)

    Adrian Peterson back in pads and moving forward with Vikings

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — While many Minnesota Vikings veterans see the first padded practices of training camp as a necessary evil, Adrian Peterson couldn’t wait for the day.