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Game 95: Athletics @ Twins

Here’s your stick game thread or whatever.

The New York Mets sweep the Minnesota Twins after winning 14-4. Photo by Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via Getty Images

First Pitch: 7:10 PM
Television: FSNO
Radio: TIBN
Know Thine Enemy: Athletics Nation

After getting swept by the Mets, our dear Twinkies are entering a very very mucho grande importante segment of their schedule.

Today is the first game of a 3 game series against Oakland (a very good team), after which the Twins go on to play 4 against the Yankees (who eons ago made an Anti-Twins soul-pact with Glasya-Labolas the mighty president of Hell, commander of 36 demonic legions, and author of manslaughter and bloodshed.) all while leading Cleveland in the central by a mere 4 games.

On Cleveland’s side, they’ll be finishing up a series with the Tigers today, and then go on to play such great teams as “The Royals” and “The Blue Jays” and “The Royals Again.”

In short: GO TWINS GO

Today's Lineups

ATHLETICS TWINS
Marcus Semien News - SS Max Kepler News - CF
Robbie Grossman News - LF Mitch Garver News - C
Matt Olson News - 1B Nelson Cruz News - DH
Mark Canha News - RF Marwin Gonzalez News - LF
Ramon Laureano News - CF C.J. Cron News - 1B
Khris Davis News - DH Luis Arraez News - 2B
Jurickson Profar News - 2B Miguel Sano News - 3B
Chad Pinder News - 3B Jake Cave News - RF
Josh Phegley News - C Ehire Adrianza News - SS

I do not know why the lineup tool added NEWS to every player’s name but I’m keeping it. Sweet SEO points or whatever.