Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 10/13/14
Scott Diamond is still arguably the most consistent pitcher in the Minnesota Twins' rotation this season, but it appears as if opposing teams are starting to figure the left-hander out.Tuesday's outing matched Diamond's shortest start of the year, just 5 13 innings, and he was hit with the loss his second in a row as the Twins fell 7-2 to the surprising Pittsburgh Pirates. Diamond allowed four earned runs, which matched a season high. The only other time he allowed four earned runs was his last start, last week against Philadelphia, in which he allowed a pair of homers.Diamond gave up another home run Tuesday in the first inning as Josh Harrison tagged him for a solo shot to left field. The ball appeared to bounce off the wall, then off the chest of Minnesota left fielder Josh Willingham and over the wall, but it was ruled a home run and was not reviewed."From our view point, it just looked like a home run," Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said. "It didn...
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