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Liam Hendriks called up to join Twins rotation

The Twins are giving another shot to Liam Hendriks. He'll start Wednesday's game against the Athletics, taking Nick Blackburn's spot in the rotation. Hendriks has been solid in Triple-A, but is winless this year in eight starts with the Twins.
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