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Rox Rally Past Duluth 6-3
The St. Cloud Rox were 6-3 winners against Duluth Sunday and are tied with Waterloo for first place in the first half North Division standings with a 23-11 record.
Timberwolves Agree To Sign Gibson
The Timberwolves added another veteran to the roster when they reportedly agreed to sign free agent power forward Taj Gibson to a 2-year $28 Million deal.
Royals Top Twins; Sano, Santana Named All Stars
The Twins lost 6-2 Sunday in Kansas City to drop into a tie with the Royals for 2nd place in the American League Central. The Royals scored 3 runs in 3rd inning, 2 runs in 4th inning and 1 run in the 5th.
Granite City Sports Podcast; June 27
Today on Granite City Sports John Holler and Jay Caldwell talked with former Pro Wrestler Bob Backlund. Listen below.
Timberwolves Introducing 1st Rounder, Patton today
The Timberwolves are introducing 1st round pick Justin Patton at a press conference at 1:30pm today. Patton was chosen with the 16th overall pick in the NBA draft last Thursday.
Red Sox Take Game 1 Against Twins
The Twins lost 4-1 Monday night at Boston in the first game of a 4-game series. Jose Berrios was out-dueled by Chris Sale. Sale threw 6 1/3 innings with 1 earned run allowed to get the win and improve to 10-3.
Honkers Edge Rox 4-3
The St. Cloud Rox lost 4-3 last night to the Rochester Honkers. Rochester scored 1 run in the 4th inning, 2 in the 5th and 1 run in the 6th. St. Cloud scored 2 runs in the 7th inning but came up short.
Tech’s Kaczor Commits to NDSU
St. Cloud Tech soon-to-be senior James Kaczor verbally committed yesterday on twitter to play college football starting in the 2018-2019 season at North Dakota State. The 6'1 senior played both slot receiver and safety for Tech last season and is expected to play safety at NDSU.
The State of Baseball; Is the Sport Threatened? [VIDEO]
Baseball was considered by many to be the American past time for many years but with the popularity of football, basketball hockey and many other sports baseball is being threatened in the spring and summer.
Hibbing Stuns Tech 9-4 in State Quarterfinals
Hibbing chased Tech starter Trevor Koenig in the 4th inning and went on to upset 2nd seeded and previously unbeaten Tech 9-4 today at Dick Siebert Field in the Class 3-A State Tournament Quarterfinals. Tech scored twice in the 2nd inning on a RBI double from Nick Schmitt and RBI single from Ma…