Originally written September 14, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
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MINNEAPOLIS As it turns out, Chicago left-hander Francisco Liriano will get to face his former Twins teammates after all.At least that was the latest news Friday, as White Sox manager Robin Ventura announced that Liriano would start Saturday's game against Minnesota at Target Field. It's the latest twist in what has been a crazy week for Liriano. He's been removed from the starting rotation twice and put into the bullpen, only to be put back into the rotation once again.Earlier this week, Liriano was demoted to the White Sox bullpen, but was then scheduled to start in Friday's series opener against the Twins. Then Chicago's game Thursday against Detroit was rained out, so the White Sox's plans changed. Liriano was back in the bullpen and was not scheduled to face Minnesota.Saturday, Liriano will indeed take the mound to face his old team for just the second time since Minnesota traded him to Chicago in late July."I was just looking forward to going out ...
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