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Twins Fly South

The Twins continue their 10-game road trip as they open up a four-game series with the Rays tonight in Tampa.  Samuel Deduno gets the ball for Minnesota.  He is 4-and-3 with a 3.47 ERA in eight starts this season.  The Rays will counter with Roberto Hernandez, who is 4-and-10 with a 4.95 ERA.

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