- Yohan Pino will be called up from AAA Rochester to start on Thursday in place of Samuel Deduno, who will move to the bullpen.
- Aaron Hicks will begin his rehab assignment in AA New Britain on Wednesday.
- Prior to the game, Glen Perkins and Brian Dozier taught Josh Willingham how to solve a Rubik's cube.
|MINNESOTA TWINS||BOSTON RED SOX|
|Danny Santana - SS||Brock Holt - CF|
|Brian Dozier - 2B||Xander Bogaerts - 3B|
|Joe Mauer - 1B||Dustin Pedroia - 2B|
|Josh Willingham - LF||David Ortiz - DH|
|Kendrys Morales - DH||Mike Napoli - 1B|
|Oswaldo Arcia - RF||Daniel Nava - RF|
|Kurt Suzuki - C||Jonny Gomes - LF|
|Eduardo Escobar - 3B||Stephen Drew - SS|
|Sam Fuld - CF||David Ross - C|
|Phil Hughes - RHP||Jon Lester - LHP|