STATE COLLEGE, Penn. (AP) -- After dropping the first game 3-0, Minnesota rebounded to hammer Penn State 8-0 in the second game of a double-header Sunday.
By the third inning of the first game, the Gophers trailed 2-0. Minnesota (15-17, 7-4 Big Ten) had a few opportunities to score, but grounded into two double plays and left four men in scoring position.
Penn State (13-16, 3-8) added another run in the bottom of the sixth to seal the game. Penn State starter Clayton Hamilton held Minnesota scoreless in all seven innings, giving up just five hits while striking out two.
The Gophers made it on the scoreboard in the first inning of the second game, and commanded a 4-0 lead by the third inning.
Minnesota rolled up three more runs in the sixth inning on RBIs off the bats of Scott Welch and Sam Steidl, and a bean ball with the bases loaded. Minnesota added one more in the seventh, and upped the cushion to 8-0.
Josh Krogman took the victory for Minnesota, allowing just four hits in six and two-thirds shutout innings.
On Saturday, the Minnesota and Penn State doubleheader was suspended Saturday due to rain.
Rangers miss NHL playoffs
NEW YORK (AP) -- The high-priced Detroit Red Wings, Colorado Avalanche, St. Louis Blues and Philadelphia Flyers are in the playoffs, but the team with the league's top payroll -- the New York Rangers -- finished out of the postseason for the fifth straight year.
The Capitals and Stars, in the top 10 of league payrolls, also missed the playoffs.
Meanwhile, Vancouver and Ottawa, among the 10 teams with the lowest payrolls, made the playoffs with steady, disciplined efforts.
Calgary's Jarome Iginla won both the 52-goal and 96-point scoring race, and Montreal's Jose Theodore had the best save percentage among league starters with a .931. which carried the Canadiens to the playoffs. He is, arguably, the league's most valuable player.
IMOLA, Italy (AP) -- World champion Michael Schumacher led a 1-2 Ferrari finish to win the San Marino Grand Prix for his third victory in four races this season.
The German beat Brazilian teammate Rubens Barrichello by 17.9 seconds on Ferrari's home circuit for the 56th victory of his career.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Michael Andretti's second victory in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach took 15 years for the best-known name in the CART FedEx Series.
Now the oldest driver in the Champ car series at 39, the win extended Andretti's record as CART's career victory leader to 42 and was his first since July of 2001 in Toronto.
Race driver dies
WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- Race driver Michael R. DeSantis died after crashing at Wall Township Speedway. DeSantis, 53, of South River, crashed his mini stock car into a wall on the eighth lap of the Legends feature race.
Buddha wins Wood
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Wood Memorial showed just how tight the 3-year-old field is three weeks before the Kentucky Derby.
Buddha, making only his fourth career start, won the 1 1-8 mile prep that has produced the last two Kentucky Derby winners -- Monarchos and Fusaichi Pegasus.
He outlasted Medaglia d'Oro and Sunday Break in the stretch, with less than a length separating the first three finishers.
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