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Twins-Rangers at Target Field for three

Romero gets the start, "The Big Sexy" makes his return on Sunday

June 22, 2018 - 4:49 am

The Twins resume their six-game home stand Friday night when they host the Texas Rangers to open a three-game series.

The Twins are coming off Thursday afternoon's 9-2 drubbing at the hands of the Boston Red Sox, but have won four of their last six games. Coming into the first weekend of the summer, the Twins are 33-38 and six full games behind first-place Cleveland in the AL Central.

Here are the pitching matchups for the weekend series against the Texas Rangers:

Friday: Fernando Romero (3-2, 4.17) vs. Mike Minor (4-4, 5.35), 7:10 p.m.
Saturday: Jake Odorizzi (3-4, 4.38) vs. Yovani Gallardo (0-0, 15.95), 1:10 p.m.
Sunday: Jose Berrios (7-5, 3.38) vs. Bartolo Colon (4-4, 4.91), 1:10 p.m.