MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich returned to the starting lineup and sparked a late rally, but it wasn’t enough for the Milwaukee Brewers as Marwin Gonzalez hit a three-run home run off of Josh Hader to propel the Minnesota Twins to a come-from-behind 7-5 win.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota football has experienced plenty of potential breakthroughs over the last half-century, only to plateau or regress. The Gophers have arrived at another pivotal season. After a strong finish in 2018 that featured the first win over rival Wisconsin in 15 years, the natural next step at Minnesota would be a Big Ten West Division title.
UNDATED (AP) — The power structure in the Big Ten could be in for a shakeup this season. Jim Harbaugh enters his fifth year at Michigan overdue for a breakthrough. Two-time defending conference champion Ohio State is transitioning from Urban Meyer to Ryan Day and replacing a first-round NFL draft pick at quarterback. Momentum Nebraska built the second half of last season could carry over heading into Scott Frost’s second year. A favorable schedule makes the Cornhuskers a trendy pick for the Big Ten title game.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Odyssey Sims had 17 points, Stephanie Talbot added 16 points and the Minnesota Lynx beat the New York Liberty 89-73. Minnesota led 40-29 before New York closed the half on an 11-2 run with seven straight points from Rebecca Allen.