Thursday, 6:10 p.m. • FSN, 96.3-FM

RHP Kyle Gibson (3-6, 4.67 ERA) vs. RHP Ubaldo Jimenez (5-9, 7.38)

 

TWINS UPDATE

This is the makeup game for a May 9 rainout. The Twins lost the other two games of the series and are are 0-5 against the Orioles this season. The first four games were decided by two or fewer runs. … Brian Dozier is batting .316 against Jimenez with a double. Joe Mauer has a home run vs. Jimenez but is 3-for-17 against him all-time.

ORIOLES UPDATE

The AL East-leading Orioles saw a five-game winning streak end Tuesday, losing to Colorado at home. They lost again to the Rockies on Wednesday and they head to Toronto after this game. … Chris Davis broke an 0-for-24 slump with a single Wednesday. Manager Buck Showalter has made no indication that he will rest the slugger.

LA VELLE E. NEAL III