Zach Davies will look to stay hot for the Brewers on Thursday, while Dietrich Enns makes his MLB debut for the Twins, as the teams match up for the finale of four straight Interleague games and the second at Miller Park.
Just when Bartolo Colon is about to be written off, the 44-year-old right-hander proves that his 20-year career isn’t over yet.
Bartolo Colon is proving there is still something left in his 44-year-old tank. The veteran right-hander followed last week’s complete-game victory over the Rangers with seven scoreless innings against the Brewers on Wednesday, leading the Twins to a 4-0 win at Miller Park.
With Adalberto Mejia going on the 10-day disabled list, the Twins recalled first baseman Kennys Vargas from Triple-A Rochester on Wednesday to utilize the roster spot, but they still needed to eventually bring in another starter.
Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association are introducing the inaugural Players Weekend from Aug. 25-27, when all players will wear colorful, non-traditional uniforms featuring alternate designs, and Twins players are excited for the chance to show off their personalities to the fans.
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With Adalberto Mejia going on the 10-day disabled list, the Twins had an open roster spot to utilize until a fifth starter is needed Sunday. They opted to add a power threat to their bench for the time being, recalling first baseman Kennys Vargas from Triple-A Rochester.
Twins manager Paul Molitor’s return to Milwaukee on Wednesday came on the 30th anniversary of a milestone on his march to a 39-game hitting streak.
It was a day that Tink Larson wasn’t certain would ever come.
Brewers rookie right-hander Brandon Woodruff will make his Miller Park debut, as he counters Twins veteran righty Bartolo Colon on Wednesday. Milwaukee and Minnesota played the first two games of the four-game Interleague set at Target Field.
Twins rookie left-hander Adalberto Mejia left Tuesday’s start against the Brewers in the fourth inning with left lateral upper arm pain, and was replaced by reliever Tyler Duffey.