Series preview: Twins at L.A. Angels

  • Updated: June 3, 2007 - 9:42 PM

Twins vs. L.A. Angels series preview


Tonight, 9:05 p.m., FSN 1500-AM

RHP Boof Bonser (4-1, 3.61) vs. RHP Jared Weaver (4-3, 4.25)

Tuesday, 9:05 p.m. FSN 1500 AM

RHP Scott Baker (1-0, 5.94) vs. RHP Kelvim Escobar (6-3, 3.00)

Wednesday 2:35 p.m. FSN 1500 AM

RHP Kevin Slowey (0-0, 1.50) vs. RHP John Lackey (9-3, 2.37)

Key matchup: Torii Hunter is 1-for-18 in his career against Kelvim Escobar with strikeouts in his past three at-bats against him.

Twins update: The Twins have not won a season series against the Angels since 2002, and were 2-4 against them last season. ... Francisco Liriano was the only Twins starter to win a game against the Angels last season. ... Luis Castillo hit .348 against Anaheim last season.

Angels update: Infielder Chone Figgins entered Sunday in a 20-for-101 skid, and he's had trouble throwing to first. ... DH Shea Hillenbrand is looking at decreased playing time now that Garret Anderson has recovered from a torn muscle.

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Toronto - LP: A. Loup 4 FINAL
Cleveland - WP: J. Outman 6
LA Angels 1 Bottom 8th Inning
Detroit 2
Atlanta 3 Top 10th Inning
NY Mets 3
Seattle - LP: T. Wilhelmsen 2 FINAL
Miami - WP: M. Dunn 3
St. Louis 2 Bottom 8th Inning
Washington 2
Milwaukee 2 Top 9th Inning
Pittsburgh 2
NY Yankees 1 Bottom 8th Inning
Tampa Bay 1
Minnesota 5 Top 7th Inning
Kansas City 1
Cincinnati 5 Bottom 5th Inning
Chicago Cubs 0
Chicago WSox 2 Bottom 4th Inning
Texas 1
Houston 0 Bottom 1st Inning
Oakland 0
Philadelphia 1 Top 1st Inning
Colorado 0
San Francisco 2 Bottom 1st Inning
San Diego 0
Arizona 0 Bottom 1st Inning
Los Angeles 0
Baltimore - U. Jimenez 6:05 PM
Boston - J. Peavy
Dallas 85 FINAL
San Antonio 90
Charlotte 34 2nd Qtr 4:16
Miami 35
Washington 6:00 PM
Portland 8:30 PM
Philadelphia 4 FINAL
NY Rangers 2
Detroit 0 2nd Prd 20:00
Boston 2
Tampa Bay 6:00 PM
Los Angeles 9:00 PM
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