Twins Set To Host Toronto For Series Beginning Tonight
The Twins begin a three game series with the Toronto Blue Jays Tuesday night at Target Field. Minnesota is 6-6 after sweeping Kansas City in Minneapolis over the weekend, while the Jays check in at 7-6.
Brendan Morrow gets the start for the Blue Jays Tuesday night, checking in at 1-1 with a 5.73 ERA. Phil Hughes gets the start for the Twins.
Hughes allowed four runs in the first inning of his last start but settled down to keep the A’s off the board over the next four innings. He is 0-0 with a 7.20 ERA so far on the year.
Tuesday and Wednesday’s games are scheduled for 7:10 PM start times, with pregame coverage on WJON beginning at 6:40 PM. Thursday’s matinee gets underway at 12:10 with pregame coverage beginning at 11:40 AM.
TUESDAY: MIN- Hughes (0-0, 7.20) v TOR- Morrow (1-1, 5.73)
WEDNESDAY: MIN- Pelfrey (0-2, 7.84) v TOR- Dickey (1-2, 5.30)
THURSDAY: MIN- Gibson (2-0, 1.59) v TOR-McGowan (1-1, 4.00)