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Plouffe lifts Twins past Indians in 10th

Minnesota Twins' Oswaldo Arcia, right, races in to congratulate Trevor Plouffe on his walk-off single off Cleveland Indians pitcher Josh Tomlin in the 10th inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Twins won 5-4. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trevor Plouffe and the Minnesota Twins played spoiler — at the Cleveland Indians’ expense.

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Twins shut down closer Perkins for rest of season

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — All-Star closer Glen Perkins is being shut down for the season by the Minnesota Twins because of a strain and secondary nerve irritation in his left forearm.

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Gophers try to bounce back vs. San Jose State

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota is back at home this weekend after a humbling loss.

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Wild goalie situation still in flux

Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom, of Finland, kneels on the ice during NHL hockey training camp in St. Paul, Minn., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have started the season with the same big question as they finished the last one: Who can they count on in the net?

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Wild sign goalie Darcy Kuemper

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Darcy Kuemper is on his way back to Minnesota to try to save the Wild’s muddled goaltending situation.

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