Sports Shorts 6.22.17 22 Jun 17

(Minneapolis, MN) — Jose Berrios had another terrific start in the Twins’ 4-2 win against the White Sox at Target Field. Berrios improved to 7-and-1, tossing eight innings of two-run ball with eight strikeouts. Brandon Kintzler closed it out for his 19th save. Miguel Sano hit his 18th homer for Minnesota, which has won the first two of the three-game series.

(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins and White Sox wrap up their three-game series today at Target Field. Nik Turley will make his third start for Minnesota. He is 0-and-1 with a 12.46 ERA through his first two outings. Chicago will counter with lefty Jose Quintana, who is 3-and-8 with a 5.07 ERA.

(New York, NY) — The Twins and Indians will play a two-game series next season in Puerto Rico. The regular-season games will be played April 17th and 18th at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Twins will serve as the home team. It will be the first Major League Baseball games in Puerto Rico since the Mets played the Marlins in 2010.

(Minneapolis, MN) — The NBA Draft tips off tonight from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The Timberwolves hold the seventh overall pick in the opening round. They do not have any second round picks.

(St. Paul, MN) — The Wild’s home opener for the 2017-18 season is set for October 14th against the Columbus Blue Jackets at The X. The complete schedule will be released today.

(Chicago, IL) — The NHL Draft gets underway tomorrow in Chicago. The Wild do not have any picks in the first two rounds. There first selection will be in round three. The Wild have a total of six picks. In the expansion draft last night, the Vegas Golden Knights selected Alex Tuch and Erik Haula from the Wild.

(St. Paul, MN) — The Lynx look to get back in the win column tomorrow when the Washington Mystics come to town. Minnesota fell 98-93 to Connecticut on Saturday for its first loss of the season. The Lynx are now 9-and-1.