Angels, Weaver Blank Twins 9-0
The Twins lost 9-0 in Anaheim in Jared Weaver and the Angels Wednesday night. Weaver threw the 2nd no-hitter of the 2012 season and the second no-hitter of his career. He struckout 9 and walked just 1. Liam Hendriks allowed 9 hits and 6 earned runs in 2 1/3 innings to take the loss and drop to 0-2. Hendriks’ ERA swells to 9.00. Howie Kendrick went 4-4 with a homerun, 3 runs scored and 3 RBIs for the Angels.
Minnesota is a Major League worst 6-18 and will play at Seattle Friday night beginning a 3-game series after getting the day off today. First pitch Friday night at 9:10, pregame on WJON at 8:40. Righthander Carl Pavano (1-2) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and lefthander Jason Vargas (3-2) toes the rubber for the Mariners.