The Twins plan to recall Cole De Vries from Triple-A Rochester to start the second half of Saturday's day-night doubleheader with the Royals. De Vries was 1-1 with a 4.20 ERA in three starts with the Twins earlier this year.
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Twins send De Vries back to Triple-A, recall Parmelee
With three days off in the next few weeks, the Twins don't need a fifth starter, so they sent Cole De Vries back to Rochester today. Hot-hitting Chris Parmelee will be called up to take his spot on the roster.
De Vries will make MLB debut Thursday
The Twins designated Jason Marquis for assignment on Tuesday and called up Cole De Vries from AAA Rochester. De Vries, a righthander from Eden Prairie, will make his big league debut Thursday in Chicago. The Twins also announced Anthony Swarzak will start on Friday.
Twins, De Vries blank Indians, 3-0
Twins pitcher Cole De Vries threw six solid innings and Glen Perkins picked up the save as the Twins shut out the Cleveland Indians 3-0 Saturday night at Target Field. The victory capped off an eventful night for the Twins, which honored former manager Tom Kelly before the game.
De Vries likely out for rest of season
Twins starting pitcher Cole De Vries will likely miss the remainder of the season because of a cracked rib. He suffered the injury when he was hit by a line drive in his last start. The Eden Prairie native was pitching well, with a 2.63 ERA in his last five starts.
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