The Twins are still looking for their first win of the season after falling to the White Sox in eleven innings yesterday. Closer Glen Perkins blew a 2-run ninth inning lead and reliever Samuel Deduno tossed a pair of wild pitches to lose the game. Minnesota wraps up their series in Chicago with another matinee this afternoon.
Now that the Timberwolves have been mathematically eliminated from making the playoffs, their only remaining role is playing that of a spoiler. That's what happened last night as Kevin Love recorded his third career triple-double en route to Minnesota walking all over Memphis who are fighting for their playoff lives.
So this happened. A construction worker who was fixing the stands at Churchill Downs has been arrested for allegedly spinning donuts on the infield of the historical home of the Kentucky Derby with his Ford Mustang. 37-year old Benjamin Bratcher is accused of causing over $1,000 in damage to the horse racing capital of the world.