Twins Host Rangers Tonight
The Twins host the Texas Rangers tonight beginning a 4-game series and 10-game homestand at 7:10 tonight, pregame on WJON at 6:40. Righthander Nick Blackburn (5-4) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and lefthander Derek Holland (5-1) toes the rubber for the Rangers. Minnesota is 23-38 and 11 1/2 games back of Cleveland for first place in the American League Central. The Twins won 3-2 in 10 innings at Cleveland Wednesday and have won 6 of their last 7 games. Ben Revere went 3-5 with 2 RBIs including the game-winner in the 10th.