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Twins Injury Woes Continue–Thome to DL

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Liriano no-hits the White Sox, but Thome was sent to the DL today.

(Much, much more on Liriano’s game here, at Twinkie Town, and here, thanks to Aaron Gleeman.)

The revolving door at shortstop continues (’cause, Gardy doesn’t like slow middle infielders and so the Twins just HAD to trade J. J. Hardy and run off Orlando Hudson).

Ben Revere called up.

Read more here and here.

Alas, cruel irony–Blyleven wasn’t in Chicago broadcasting the Twins last night for Liriano’s no-hitter, since he was, instead, in Cooperstown, NY, at the orientation for Hall of Fame inductees. Go figure.

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Written by jjvedamuthu

May 4, 2011 at 10:11

Liriano 8 no-hit innings

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Liriano no-hitting the Sox in the Cell

Francisco Liriano, yes, that guy, with 8 no-hit innings vs. the White Sox tonight.

Update–8 2/3 but 3-0 to Dunn with Konerko on deck…. but, but, but Dunn lines out to short and Liriano pitches a no-hitter for the Twins tonight!

Update–The boxscore.

Nice to see that the Twins started an important week well.

Update–A blogpost worth reading about Liriano’s no-no.

Update–The game story.

Written by jjvedamuthu

May 4, 2011 at 02:05