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Spring Training Game 25: Orioles @ Twins

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First Pitch: 6:05pm CDT
TV: FSN / MLB.tv
Radio: Twins Radio Network
Know Thine Enemy: Camden Chat

Well, the rosters are being trimmed even further after the game. Steve Holm, Jeff Bailey, Phil Dumatrait and Danny Lehmann have or will be assigned to minor league camp today. Carlos Gutierrez, Kyle Waldrop, Chuck James, Rene Rivera, Chase Lambin and Brian Dinkleman will all be assigned next week. What does this mean? I'll let Joe Christensen explain:

What does this mean? The Twins have five remaining candidates -- LHP Dusty Hughes, LHP Glen Perkins, RHP Jeff Manship, RHP Jim Hoey and LHP Scott Diamond -- competing for three open bullpen spots.

You're not the only one hoping the Twins retain Kevin Slowey as a bullpen arm at this point, because that crop doesn't exactly inspire confidence. But I'll get into that more tomorrow morning. Let's get to today's lineups.

ORIOLES (11-11)
1. Brian Roberts, 2B
2. Adam Jones, CF
3. Derrek Lee, 1B
4. Vladimir Guerrero, DH
5. Jake Fox, LF
6. Mark Reynolds, 3B
7. Nolan Reimold, RF
8. Craig Tatum, C
9. Cesar Izturis, SS

Pitching: Brian Matusz, David Riske, Clay Rapada, Jim Johnson

TWINS (13-11)
1. Denard Span, CF
2. Tsuyoshi Nishioka, 2B
3. Joe Mauer, C
4. Justin Morneau, 1B
5. Delmon Young, LF
6. Jason Kubel, DH
7. Michael Cuddyer, RF
8. Danny Valencia, 3B
9. Alexi Casilla, SS

Pitching: Francisco Liriano, Kevin Slowey, Kyle Waldrop, Jeff Manship, Chuck James, Phil Dumatrait, Carlos Gutierrez.