NEW YORK (AP) - Didi Gregorius surpassed Derek Jeter for the most home runs in a season by a Yankees shortstop, Aaron Judge hit his AL-leading 45th home run and topped 100 RBIs, and New York beat the Minnesota Twins 11-3 for a three-game sweep. The game was briefly halted in the fifth inning when a foul ball down the third-base line off the bat of Todd Frazier struck a young girl, who was taken to a hospital.
NEW YORK (AP) - A young girl at Yankee Stadium was injured by a 105 mph foul ball off the bat of Todd Frazier during a game against Minnesota, leading some players to call for protective netting to be extended. The Yankees said the girl was taken to a hospital for treatment, and New York manager Joe Girardi said he had been told by security that she was OK. The game was delayed for about 4 minutes while she was attended to and then carried from the seats in the bottom of the fifth inning.
DICKINSON, N.D. (AP) - Dickinson State University men's basketball coach Justin Wetzel is leaving for another job. The university said Wetzel has accepted a coaching position with another organization, but didn't name it. Wetzel coached DSU for three seasons. The Blue Hawks last season won their first regular season conference championship since 2001. The team's 22 wins marked only the eighth 20-win season in the program's 93-year history.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford says his left knee is feeling better this week, raising the possibility he'll return from injury after only a one-game absence. Bradford says he's planning to test the knee in practice and go from there. After going through pregame warmups Sunday at Pittsburgh, Bradford was ruled out. Case Keenum took over at quarterback for the Vikings, who lost 26-9 to the Steelers.
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