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Twins to bring up Darnell to start Saturday

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins plan to bring up left-hander Logan Darnell from Triple-A Rochester to start Saturday against the Chicago White Sox in place of ailing Kyle Gibson.

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Noesi, Eaton lead White Sox past Twins, 5-2

Chicago White Sox pitcher Hector Noesi throws against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An impressive start from Hector Noesi was just a couple of pitches away from being something really special.

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Punished Priefer: ‘I went way below the bar’

Minnesota Vikings special team coordinator Mike Priefer speaks to the media at the team's training camp in Mankato, Minn. Thursday, July 24, 2014.  The Vikings report to camp with the off-the-field distraction of the lawsuit brought by former punter Chris Kluwe over alleged discrimination, following a six-month investigation that resulted in a three-game suspension of Priefer for an anti-gay remark.  (AP Photo/The St. Paul Pioneer Press, John Autey)  MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE OUT

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings could hardly hold training camp without some kind of controversy or sideshow.

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Peterson reports to training camp _ with a ring

In this July 20, 2014 photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson poses with his wife Ashley Peterson during the Starkey Red Carpet Gala in St. Paul, Minn. Adrian Peterson has arrived at training camp with a different look: a ring on his finger. The star running back reported Thursday, July 24, 2014 with the rest of the Vikings to the Minnesota State University campus and confirmed he married his longtime girlfriend, Ashley Brown, just five days earlier. (AP Photo/The St. Paul Pioneer Press, Sherri LaRose-Chiglo)  MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE OUT

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson has arrived at training camp with a different look: a ring on his finger.

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Twins trade 1B Kendrys Morales to Mariners

Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis reaches out to tag Minnesota Twins' Kendrys Morales as he tried to stretch a single into a double in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Indians won 8-2. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kendrys Morales is on his way back to Seattle to try and give the Mariners’ struggling offense a boost as they chase a playoff spot.

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