Monday, 9:10 p.m. • FSN, 96.3-FM
RHP Ricky Nolasco (2-4, 5.17) vs. RHP Jered Weaver (5-5, 5.56)
Tuesday, 9:10 p.m. • FSN, 96.3-FM
RHP Ervin Santana (1-6, 4.77) vs. RHP Jhoulys Chacin (1-2, 4.42)
Wednesday, 9:10 p.m. • FSN, 96.3-FM
RHP Tyler Duffey (2-5, 5.33) vs. LHP Hector Santiago (3-4, 5.64)
They are the only AL team with fewer than 25 victories, reaching 19 on the season with Sunday’s walk-off victory over Boston. The Angels are one of two teams the Twins have swept in a three-game series this season, having rallied three consecutive times April 15-17 at Target Field. But they have lost the season series 11 of the past 13 seasons to the Angels. … The Twins are 7-22 on the road, the only AL team with fewer than 12 road wins, and have lost their past three. … They are 7-5 against AL West teams. … They are 142-160 all-time at Angel Stadium and have been swept there twice in the past four seasons. … Santana will make his second career start as a visitor to Anaheim, Calif., where he pitched the first eight seasons of his career. He shut out the Angels for eight innings last season. RHP Kevin Jepsen was also a longtime Angel.
Their 4-3 victory over Cleveland on Saturday broke a five-game losing streak, but they lost 8-3 Sunday to fall to 3-8 in June and 13-19 at home. … They have given up 301 runs, second-most in the AL to the Twins’ 342, and their 5.51 team ERA in June ranks 28th in the majors. … CF Mike Trout had to leave Sunday’s game after getting hit by a pitch in the right thumb, but X-rays showed no broken bones. The 2014 AL MVP is second in the AL in walks (42) and third in on-base percentage (.406). … Former Twins OF Shane Robinson is a reserve, and onetime Twins prospect Deolis Guerra is in their bullpen. … Closer Huston Street returned earlier this month after missing five weeks with a strained oblique. He has six saves in seven opportunities, and a 92.3 percent save conversion rate for his career, but blew a three-run lead Saturday. … Chacin was acquired from Atlanta in May for a minor league pitcher. … They have 10 players on the disabled list.