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PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 17: Francisco Liriano #47 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox during inter-league play at PNC Park on September 17, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Twins Face Francisco Liriano In Pittsburgh

Francisco Liriano will start for the Pirates when the Minnesota Twins visit Pittsburgh in the interleague series opener. The lefty makes his first start as a Pirate against his former team Tuesday night.

05/19/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 17: Francisco Liriano #47 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox during inter-league play at PNC Park on September 17, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 26 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

09/19/2014

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Twins Recall Hernandez For Sunday Start

The Minnesota Twins have recalled left-hander Pedro Hernandez from Triple-A Rochester, and he will make his 2013 debut Sunday against the Baltimore Orioles in place of injured right-hander Cole De Vries.

04/07/2013

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Liriano Allows Only One Hit For White Sox

Francisco Liriano took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Paul Konerko homered and drove in three runs Saturday, and the Chicago White Sox stayed on top of the AL Central with a 5-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

09/15/2012

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Sox Reshuffle Rotation, Set Liriano For Saturday

The Chicago White Sox have reshuffled their rotation to adjust for their rained-out game, deciding to start left-hander Francisco Liriano in Minnesota on Saturday against his former team.

09/14/2012

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Twins Beat Indians 3-0

Cole DeVries pitched six scoreless innings to win his third straight start and the Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 3-0 on Saturday night.

09/08/2012

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Twins Blog: Deflecting Attention

Francisco Liriano was traded to the White Sox. Let’s hope Denard Span doesn’t go to Cleveland or KC. All signs point that he won’t but who knew Delmon Young would be a Tiger?

07/29/2012

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Twins Trade Liriano To White Sox

The surprising Chicago White Sox have made a move to stay on top of the AL Central, acquiring left-hander Francisco Liriano from division rival Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.

07/28/2012

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Jones Homers To Back Hunter, Orioles Top Twins 2-1

Adam Jones hit a two-run homer in the first inning against Francisco Liriano and the Baltimore Orioles hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 on Wednesday night.

07/18/2012

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Twins Blog: The Curious Case of Francisco Liriano

Francisco Liriano became a member of the Minnesota Twins organization on Nov. 14, 2003, coming over from the San Francisco Giants in a trade for A.J. Pierzynski.

07/14/2012

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Gomes’ Grand Slam Power A’s Over Liriano, Twins

Jonny Gomes’ grand slam helped the Oakland Athletics overcome a career-high 15 strikeouts from Francisco Liriano and beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 on Friday.

07/13/2012

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Liriano Leads Twins To Victory Over White Sox

Francisco Liriano spoiled Kevin Youkilis’ first game with Chicago, throwing a season-high seven innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 4-1 victory over the White Sox on Monday night.

06/25/2012

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Twins Blog: Trade Winds

Kevin Youkilis was in town today to play the Twins. He’s batting second and wearing a new pair of Sox. The Youkilis trade is likely to be the first of many before the trade deadline on July 31st at 5pm (CST).

06/25/2012

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Willingham’s 14th Home Run Nabs Twins A Win

Josh Willingham hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins scratched past the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Wednesday night.

06/20/2012

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Chen Outduels Liriano As Royals Beat Twins 1-0

Bruce Chen outdueled Francisco Liriano to make a lone run scored in the second inning stand up Tuesday night, giving the Kansas City Royals a 1-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

06/05/2012

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Liriano Pitches Twins Past A’s 4-0 For Rare Sweep

Francisco Liriano’s return to the Minnesota rotation was a rousing success, with six shutout innings by the vexing left-hander Wednesday to lead the Twins to a 4-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics, their eighth straight loss.

05/30/2012

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Francisco Liriano Moves Back Into Twins Rotation

Ready or not, Francisco Liriano is jumping back into the Minnesota Twins’ beleaguered starting rotation.

05/26/2012

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Liriano Moves Back Into Twins Rotation

Francisco Liriano is getting another shot in the Minnesota Twins’ muddled starting rotation.

05/26/2012

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Twins Lose To Indians 5-4

Ryan Doumit’s two-run blast sailed into the upper deck in left field, and he was swarmed by his teammates as he hit the dugout to celebrate his game-tying, eighth-inning home run.

05/14/2012

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Twins Move Liriano To Bullpen, Demote Valencia

The struggling Minnesota Twins are shaking things up, moving Francisco Liriano to the bullpen and optioning third baseman Danny Valencia to Triple-A Rochester.

05/09/2012

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Angels Ascend Over Twins 8-3

Jered Weaver allowed three hits over six innings in his first start since no-hitting the Twins last week to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-3 victory over Minnesota on Monday night.

05/07/2012

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Twins To Skip Struggling Liriano’s Next Start

The Minnesota Twins have decided to skip struggling left-hander Francisco Liriano’s next turn and give him eight days to refocus before he starts again.

04/23/2012

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Jennings Leads Rays To 6-2 Win Over Twins

Desmond Jennings had one of the Rays’ team record four sacrifice flys and drove in three runs as Tampa Bay beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday.

04/22/2012

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Morneau Lifts Twins Over Worley, Phillies, 11-7

Designated hitter is working out just fine for Justin Morneau.

03/28/2012

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Liriano Throws Five Scoreless Innings For Twins

Francisco Liriano gave up four hits over five shutout innings in the Minnesota Twins’ 6-4 loss to a New York Yankees split squad on Friday.

03/23/2012

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