Twins call up lefty Albers for Tuesday start


Get ready for another face in the Twins' lineup that you've probably never seen before.

Andrew Albers is his name, and starting for the Twins is now his game.

The left-hander will make his MLB debut Tuesday when the Twins play the Royals in Kansas City.

Albers has put together a solid year at Triple-A Rochester, posting a 11-5 record with a 2.86ERA. has a great recap of what Albers has gone through en route to reach the big leagues. His trek from Canada has been far from normal.

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