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GameThread No. 114 (2.0): Houston Astros at Minnesota Twins, Aug 11, 2016 12:10 PM CDT

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Join the conversation as the Astros take on the Twins.

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Houston Astros (58-55) at Minnesota Twins (46-67)

TV: Root Sports SW
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM
Twins SB Nation blog: Twinkie Town

Pitching Matchup

RHP Doug Fister (10-7, 3.47 ERA, 1.28 WHIP, 4.49 FIP) vs. RHP Jose Berrios (2-2, 8.31 ERA, 1.69 WHIP, 6.12 FIP)

Today's Lineups

HOUSTON ASTROS MINNESOTA TWINS
George Springer - RF Brian Dozier - 2B
Alex Bregman - 3B Joe Mauer - DH
Jose Altuve - 2B Max Kepler - RF
Carlos Correa - SS Kennys Vargas - 1B
Marwin Gonzalez - 1B Eddie Rosario - CF
Preston Tucker - LF Jorge Polanco - 3B
A.J. Reed - DH Eduardo Escobar - SS
Jake Marisnick - CF Juan Centeno - C
Jason Castro - C Robbie Grossman - LF
Doug Fister - RHP Jose Berrios - RHP

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