Evan Gattis kept up an amazing rookie season with his first grand slam, B.J. Upton and Ramiro Pena also homered, and the Braves finished off a sweep of woeful Minnesota, 8-3, today.RELATED CONTENT
Minnesota placed third baseman Trevor Plouffe on the seven-day disabled list today with a concussion after he was struck in the head while breaking up a double-play attempt.RELATED CONTENT
The eight-time Pro Bowler announced his retirement today through social media accounts.RELATED CONTENT
Former Brewers pitcher Zack Greinke gave up season highs of nine hits, five earned runs and three walks in four-plus innings against his former team en route to his first career loss at Miller Park.RELATED CONTENT
HOCKEY: Perhaps Skeeter Moore’s feelings about Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will soften now that his son, Meirs, has made a commitment to attend that institution.RELATED CONTENT
HIGH SCHOOLS: Four former students will be inducted into the Hilltopper Athletic Hall of Fame tonight as Duluth Marshall honors its athletic excellence.
COLLEGE MEN'S GOLF: Gustavus Adolphus finished seventh in the 2013 NCAA Division III men’s tournament, which ended Friday at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort: The Raven in Destin, Fla. Senior Alex Kolquist of Hermantown was named a first-team All-American.
RUNNING: Chris Lundstrom of Minneapolis won the Superior Trail Race 50-Kilometer overall title for the fourth time in five years Saturday along the Sawtooth Mountain Range on the Superior Hiking Trail near Lutsen.
RUNNING: Former Minnesota Duluth All-American runner Morgan Place of Ellsworth, Wis., won the women’s title in Monday’s 80th Ten Mile Road Race in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
COLLEGE BASEBALL: St. Scholastica pitcher Kyle Jensen was named to D3baseball.com’s All-Midwest Region First Team, announced Monday.
NFL: Charles Woodson signed a one-year contract with the Raiders on Tuesday to return to his original team after leaving seven years ago for Green Bay as a free agent.RELATED CONTENT