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Preview: Twins at Rangers

Minnesota continues a four-game set in Texas against the AL West-leading Rangers. The Twins are coming off a heated loss Thursday and an eight-game losing streak. Samuel Deduno will be on the mound for the Twins tonight. The rookie will try to show some improvement as he's scheduled to get the ball against the Rangers for the first time since making his first major league start July 7 in Arlington. The first pitch is at 7:05.
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Minnesota continues a four-game set in Texas against the AL West-leading Rangers. The Twins are coming off a heated loss Thursday and an eight-game losing streak. Samuel Deduno will be on the mound for the Twins tonight. The rookie will try to show some improvement as he's scheduled to get the ball against the Rangers for the first time since making his first major league start July 7 in Arlington. The first pitch is at 7:05.

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