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Twins recall Hendriks for Saturday start

Liam Hendriks will be recalled from AAA Rochester and start Saturday against the Brewers. Shoulder injuries to Carl Pavano and P.J. Walters have the Twins down to three starters.
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Liam Hendriks will be recalled from AAA Rochester and start Saturday against the Brewers. Shoulder injuries to Carl Pavano and P.J. Walters have the Twins down to three starters.

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