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Suspended Diamond takes on Mariners

Recently-suspended Scott Diamond will take the mound tonight in game two against the Mariners at Target Field. Diamond appealed a six-game suspension for allegedly throwing at Josh Hamilton’s head in Texas last week. The Twins are coming off a 1-0 loss to Seattle last night.
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Recently-suspended Scott Diamond will take the mound tonight in game two against the Mariners at Target Field. Diamond appealed a six-game suspension for allegedly throwing at Josh Hamilton’s head in Texas last week. The Twins are coming off a 1-0 loss to Seattle last night.

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