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Minnesota Twins-Cleveland Indians: Nick Blackburn Stops Twins’ Skid

Published by on April 25, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB

The Twins arrived in Boston looking forward to two games started by their dual aces, Scott Baker and Francisco Liriano.

What they got were three rain delays, an annotated doubleheader on Wednesday, and a ride out of town with a distinctive red footprint squarely on their posterior.

The Red Sox drilled three two-run home runs off of Scott Baker on the road to a 10-1 victory in the rain shortened game one, then four more extra base hits off Francisco Liriano en route to a 7-3 win to sweep the two game series.

With the top two in their rotation soundly beaten, the Twins needed a solid start from one of their other starters, lest a few bad games turn into two bad weeks. Friday night, they got just what they n...

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