Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 5/7/13
  Memories of the 2012 version of the Red Sox came flooding back over the weekend, as the local nine were swept in a three-game set against the Rangers in Arlington. Luckily for the Sox, a four-game series against a weak Minnesota Twins team awaits them at Fenway to kick off the homestand. The Twins (13-14), who are coming off a series in Cleveland in which they lost two out of three, are currently in fourth place in the AL Central, 4.5 games behind the Detroit Tigers. With low expectations heading into the season, Minnesota is using 2013 as a bridge season before top prospects Miguel Sano, Alex Meyer, Aaron Hicks, and Kyle Gibson are ready to join the major league club in either 2014 or 2015. After ranking third in the majors in runs allowed last season, the Twins overhauled their starting rotation over the winter, signing righties Kevin Correia and Mike Pelfrey and acquiring Vance Worley from the Phillies for center fielder Ben Revere. In addition to Revere, the Twins said goodbye...
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