May 2005: Zygi Wilf buys the Minnesota Vikings for $600 million and soon begins pressing for a new outdoor stadium.
September 2005: The Vikings reach an agreement with Anoka County to build a $675 million stadium in Blaine. The plan would rely on $395 or more million from taxpayers.
November 2006: Anoka County ends its bid to help build a stadium with the Vikings after the team joins a study of downtown Minneapolis stadium sites.
June 2007: The Vikings tentatively agree to buy four city blocks for $45 million from Avista Capital Partners, then-owner of the Star Tribune, as part of a plan to build a new stadium near the Metrodome and to develop the land around it.
August 2007: The Vikings cancel the $45 million deal.
July 2008: The Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission, which operates the Dome, unveil a $853 million design for a retractable-roof stadium, reusing part of the Dome.
2009: Despite a state budget deficit, proponents of a new stadium for the Vikings quietly try to rally interest in the Legislature, so far without success
Thursday: The team announces it will not renew its Metrodome lease when it expires after the 2011 season.
|Cleveland - LP: T. House||1||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: A. Simon||4|
|Houston - WP: S. Feldman||9||FINAL|
|Oakland - LP: K. Graveman||3|
|NY Mets - WP: M. Harvey||8||FINAL|
|NY Yankees - LP: C. Sabathia||2|
|Washington - LP: S. Strasburg||0||FINAL|
|Miami - WP: T. Koehler||8|
|Toronto - LP: B. Cecil||2||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - WP: E. Frieri||4|
|Atlanta - WP: S. Miller||5||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - LP: D. Buchanan||2|
|Boston - LP: K. Uehara||4||FINAL|
|Baltimore - WP: B. Matusz||5|
|St. Louis - WP: M. Belisle||5||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: W. Peralta||3|
|Pittsburgh - WP: T. Watson||2||FINAL|
|Arizona - LP: A. Reed||1|
|San Francisco||4||Top 10th Inning|
|Los Angeles||10||Top 8th Inning|
|Texas||1||Top 7th Inning|
|Minnesota||6||Top 7th Inning|
|Memphis||38||2nd Qtr 7:31|
|Vancouver||4||3rd Prd 8:49|
|Real Salt Lake||0||FINAL|
|Sporting Kansas City||4||FINAL|