Tweaking tradition: How changing baseball will make a better game

Tweaking tradition: How changing baseball will make a better game

Third in a three-part series on the state of baseball: Speeding up and improving for future fans requires radical fixes. Not everyone agrees what those changes might be a decade from now. But it's coming.
Sylvia Fowles scored two of her 30 points Wednesday afternoon at Target Center.
Lynx

Fowles dominates as Lynx bounce back with 89-65 win over Fever

7:15pm
After two straight home losses, the Lynx found their way out of a funk with a win over Indiana behind 30 points and 16 rebounds by Sylvia Fowles.
Amid offseason of rumors, Towns sidesteps instead of squashes
Wolves

Amid offseason of rumors, Towns sidesteps instead of squashes

5:24pm
During an appearance with the media at his basketball camp, Karl-Anthony Towns' representatives said the interview session would be shut down if anyone asked questions that didn't involve his camp.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) listens to instructions from quarterback coach Kevin Stefanski during practice at the NFL football team
Vikings

Kirk Cousins: Is he the missing piece for the Vikings' Super Bowl run?

July 18
Kirk Cousins' three-year, $84 million contract is fully guaranteed, marking the first such fully guaranteed NFL contract of that magnitude. The Vikings didn't do that with modest expectations.
Loons double down on game-day squad against New England
MN United

Loons double down on game-day squad against New England

6:03pm
The Loons didn't make any changes to their 18-man team after Saturday's 3-2 victory against Real Salt Lake despite coach Adrian Heath's lamentations about late goals.
Show Pack Show! Bill would force Packers to be on TV along Minnesota border
Vikings

Show Pack Show! Bill would force Packers to be on TV along Minnesota border

2:44pm
The 'Go Pack Go Act' would require Packers games to be available to everyone in Wisconsin, including parts of the state served by Twin Cities and Duluth TV stations.
With Josh Hader situation, everyone is right (and everyone is wrong)
Twins

With Josh Hader situation, everyone is right (and everyone is wrong)

11:16am
Hader is probably going to get some unpaid time off for his racist, homophobic and sexist tweets. He deserves that. Then he’s probably going to get a chance to move on and learn from this. He deserves that, too.
Twins

Power of 10: Teams combine for record HRs in AL's All-Star Game win

July 18
Back-to-back home runs by Houston's George Springer and Alex Bregman in the 10th inning capped a wild All-Star game in Washington, won 8-6 by the visiting American League.
Gophers

Metro-area big men Carlson, Garcia have big AAU weekend in New York

11:37am
Gophers 2020 targets and four-star big men Ben Carlson of East Ridge and Dawson Garcia of Prior Lake led the D1 Minnesota team to the 16U title in New York and are planning their fall recruiting trips.
TV Listings

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  • Indiana at Lynx

    12 pm on NBATV, 106.1-FM

  • New England at Loons

    7 pm on FSN, 1500-AM

  • Saints at Sioux City

    7:05 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Canterbury Park live racing

    6:30 pm

  • Saints at Sioux City

    7:05 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Canterbury Park live racing

    6:30 pm

  • Saints at Gary

    7:10 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Twins at Kansas City

    7:15 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Canterbury Park live racing

    12:45 pm

  • Saints at Gary

    6:10 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Twins at Kansas City

    6:15 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Lynx at Phoenix

    9 pm on 106.1-FM

  • Canterbury Park live racing

    12:45 pm

  • Twins at Kansas City

    1:15 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Saints at Gary

    2:10 pm on 93.3-FM

  • Los Angeles FC at Loons

    6 pm on FSN, 1500-AM

  • Twins at Toronto

    6:07 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Twins at Toronto

    6:07 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • New York at Lynx

    7 pm on ESPN2, 106.1-FM

  • Twins at Toronto

    3:07 pm on FSN, 830-AM

  • Wichita at Saints

    7:05 pm on 93.3-FM

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