The Latest 01 Nov 11

Here is the latest sports news: The Twins claimed a pair of pitchers. The Wild and Red Wings wrap up their home-and-home series tonight.

Twins Claim Pair Of Pitchers
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Twins claimed a pair of pitchers off waivers on Monday. The team claimed lefty Matt Maloney from the Reds, and righty Jeff Gray from the Mariners. Maloney was 0-and-3 with a 9.16 ERA in eight appearances last season. Gray was 0-and-1 with a 4.28 ERA in 30 games.

Wettstein Wins Weekly Honor
(Minneapolis, MN) — Minnesota kicker Jordan Wettstein has been named the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week. Wettstein hit an extra point, a field goal and successfully executed an onside kick in of Minnesota’s win over Iowa on Saturday.

Red Wings Host Wild
(Detroit, MI) — The Wild and Red Wings will wrap up their home-and-home series tonight in Detroit. Minnesota collected a 1-0 win in the opener of the series on Saturday. Minnesota also moved to 4-3-and-3 on the season with the victory. The puck drops tonight at 6:30 p.m.