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Gibson rebounds, Twins beat Price and Tigers 8-4

Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson throws against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After watching Kyle Gibson allow four runs and seven baserunners in the first two innings, Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire said catcher Kurt Suzuki approached him in the dugout.

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Santana’s 3 hits lead Twins past Tigers 8-4

Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price throws against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Detroit Tigers expected David Price to bolster their postseason chances when they traded for the 2012 Cy Young Award winner this summer.

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Wild goalie Harding has broken foot

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Wild goalie Josh Harding has a broken right foot, putting him out indefinitely.

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Vikings bar Peterson from all team activities

In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in St. Louis. The Vikings benched Peterson for Sunday's game after his attorney said he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse. Attorney Rusty Hardin says the charge accuses Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank his son. He says Peterson has cooperated with authorities and "used his judgment as a parent to discipline his son." Hardin says Peterson regrets the incident but never intended to harm the boy. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas.

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Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in St. Louis. The Vikings benched Peterson for Sunday's game after his attorney said he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse. Attorney Rusty Hardin says the charge accuses Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank his son. He says Peterson has cooperated with authorities and "used his judgment as a parent to discipline his son." Hardin says Peterson regrets the incident but never intended to harm the boy. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas.

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