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Radke Tames Tigers, Liriano To The Shelf

Radke provided much needed starting pitching.

In this edition of Twins Inside Pitch, Francisco Liriano is to have an advanced MRI, while Matt Garza is expected to make his first Major League start on Friday. Also, Brad Radke shuts down the Tigers in Game 2 of a very important series for the Twins, and Rondell White strokes a double in his return to the starting lineup.

Out with one rookie phenom, in with the next.That was the theme of the day for the Twins on Tuesday when they announced plans to place Francisco Liriano (12-3) on the disabled list with elbow inflammation, and recalled Matt Garza, their top pitching prospect, from Triple-A Rochester.But it's expecting too much to expect Garza to replace in any respect the 22-year-old left-hander who resurrected a... Recommended Stories

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