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Game 74: Twins at RedSox

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Berrios directs Chis Sale how to exit the building later.
Berrios directs Chis Sale how to exit the building later.
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First Pitch: 6:10 PM Central Time
TV: FOX SPORTS NORTH
Radio: GO 96.3 , TIBN
Know Thine Enemy: OVER THE MONSTER

The Twins kick off a crucial four game series tonight in Boston against the Red Sox. The once again first place Twins (39-34) face a Red Sox team (41-34) that has come back from a slow season start to climb into a tie for first place in the AL East with the Yankees.

Jose " La MaKina" Berrios (7-1 2.67 ERA 53K) makes the start for the Twins vs old White Sox foe Chris Sale (9-3 2.85 ERA 146K) in what should be a really fun pitching matchup to watch.

The impression that I get from Berrios is that he is going to fully live up to his nickname ("The Machine" in English) which means exciting times ahead for all of Twins fandom. In fact there have been a few games this year he almost single-handedly won the game for the Twins as evidenced in the picture below.

Jose " La Maquina" Berrios Daniel Carlson

Jose La MaKina The Machine Berrios

Today's Lineups

MINNESOTA TWINS BOSTON RED SOX
Brian Dozier - 2B Mookie Betts - RF
Eduardo Escobar - DH Dustin Pedroia - 2B
Miguel Sano - 3B Xander Bogaerts - SS
Robbie Grossman - RF Mitch Moreland - 1B
Kennys Vargas - 1B Andrew Benintendi - LF
Jorge Polanco - SS Chris Young - DH
Chris Gimenez - C Jackie Bradley - CF
Eddie Rosario - LF Sandy Leon - C
Byron Buxton - CF Tzu-Wei Lin - 3B
Jose Berrios - RHP Chris Sale - LHP
Stats about tonight's matchup >>>>>>>> HERE
Twins vs Red Sox series preview >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> HERE
Music from Boston that is not Aerosmith or Boston here \/ \/ \/ \/

Go Twins Go!!