Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 6/16/12
MINNEAPOLIS Liam Hendriks hoped his impressive results in Triple-A Rochester would carry with him after his promotion to the Twins.Not so much.Hendriks got the start Saturday for Minnesota, his first outing after being recalled and first start for the Twins since May 2. The 23-year-old right-hander gave up five runs (two earned) on eight hits including three home runs as the Twins lost 6-2 to visiting Milwaukee.Before his demotion, Hendriks was 0-2 with a 9.00 ERA in four starts with Minnesota. In Rochester, he seemingly had things turned around. He went 5-0 with a 1.94 ERA in seven starts with the Red Wings, including a complete game shutout. While in Rochester, Hendriks struck out 42 batters and walked 13 in 46 13 innings, earning him a call-up back to the majors.But that success on the mound didn't follow Hendriks to Minnesota. He fell behind hitters early and often on Saturday. When he did throw strikes, he left them too far over the plate and the Brewers hitters made him pa...
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