KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Salvador Perez triggered a go-ahead rally with a double in the sixth inning to help the Kansas City Royals to a scrappy 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins last night. Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas had RBI doubles during the Royals' charge. Jason Frasor earned his first win since arriving in Kansas City.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed veteran guard Mo Williams. Williams gets a one-year, $3.75 million contract to serve as the primary backup to point guard Ricky Rubio. He's entering his 12th season in the league. The Timberwolves see him as an ideal fit alongside rookie Zach LaVine on the team's second unit.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A University of New Mexico football player has been suspended from the team following his arrest in a domestic violence case. A criminal complaint says Jamal Price pushed his girlfriend and Lobo basketball player Khadijah Shumpert at her apartment in a dispute over an Apple television. Shumpert is a 6-foot junior from Minneapolis.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Yovani Gallardo gave up four hits in seven innings as the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers avoided a three-game sweep by beating David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 yesterday. Gallardo retired 13 in a row at one point. Price had his bid to win a team-record seventh consecutive start dashed after allowing four runs and seven hits over seven innings.
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