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  1. Monday Bantering: Blue Jays acquire Rob Refsnyder, Nick Tepesch in tradesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    ... position last year, but he can also play various infield Tags: Blue Jays , Chris Smith , Corey Kluber , Francisco Liriano , J.A. Happ , Los Angeles Angels , Marco Estrada , Minnesota Twins , New York Yankees , Nick Tepesch , Oakland Athletics , Red ...


  2. Monday Bantering: Blue Jays acquire Rob Refsnyder, Nick Tepesch in tradesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bluebird Banter

    ... Reference), may provide pitching depth if any of Toronto's starters, most notably Marco Estrada or Francisco Liriano , are traded. Tepesch appeared in just one game this season for the Twins, although he started 22 games for the 2014 Texas Rangers . ...


  3. MLB Friday scores, trade rumors, updates, news: Braves-Twins trade remains in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | CBS Sports

    ... to move their other impending free agents prior to the trade deadline, namely RHP Marco Estrada, LHP Francisco Liriano, and RHP Joe Smith. The Tigers are open to paying the remainder of RHP Justin Verlander's salary this season to facilitate a ...


  4. Blue Jays should look to trade Kendrys MoralesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Jays Journal

    The Toronto Blue Jays are in a position where they need to explore every possible trade opportunity to ensure this team gets younger and more athletic for next season and beyond, one possible move would be to unload designated hitter Kendrys Morales to a contender. The expiring contracts on the squad belong to Marco Estrada and Francisco Liriano and both have pitched their way off most teams radars.


  5. Blue Jays turn to Liriano as Astros visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... McCullers Jr. will take the mound for Houston in the series opener, while Toronto will counter with lefty Francisco Liriano. McCullers hasn't allowed more than three earned runs in a start since the end of April, but he'll likely want to start ...


  6. The MLB All-Star Game is two weeks away. Which Twins will make it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Star Tribune

    ... in recent years - really, they have - but they haven't had anyone with stuff as electric as Berrios since Francisco Liriano. This Twins season would already be in the toilet if Berrios hadn't emerged. Kintzler walks the tightrope sometimes as a ...


  7. The Twins are burning through a record number of pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Twinkie Town

    ... Carlos Silva, Kyle Lohse and Joe Mays each made more than 25 starts, with youngsters Scott Baker and Francisco Liriano pitching in for a combined 13. Six relievers - Joe Nathan, Jesse Crain, Juan Rincon, Terry Mulholland, J.C. Romero and Matt ...


  8. Game LXXIV: Blue Jays at RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Royals Review

    ... K:BB in 27.1 June IP. Hopefully that .250 BABIP doesn't regress too much this afternoon. He's opposed by Francisco Liriano who has been both hurt (shoulder soreness) and ineffective this season (5.76 ERA). Hopefully he doesn't regain his form this ...


  9. The Prospectus Hit List: June 22, 2017 by Ben CarsleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Baseball Prospectus

    ... two exciting pitchers per decade, so congrats to Jose Berrios on inheriting that title from early career Francisco Liriano. It is a testament to the Royals' resiliency that they've battled all the way back to just one game under .500, and it's a ...


  10. If Joe Nathan's career is finally over, how should the Twins honor him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... Nathan, 42, was with the Twins from 2004 through 2011. He was acquired from San Francisco (along with Francisco Liriano and Boof Bonser) in the trade that sent A.J. Pierzynski to the Giants. He was the closer through most of the 2000s, when the ...


  11. Daily Fantasy Baseball Picks: Lineup advice, strategy for Friday, June 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... dominating at the plate, and now he has hits in his past five games. Tonight the Yankees go up against Francisco Liriano in his first start back from the DL. The Toronto bullpen had to work hard last night, and if Liriano struggles with his control, ...


  12. Twins had an off-day; let's watch Jose Berrios curveballsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Twinkie Town

    ... facing him, what, exactly, are you supposed to do with this? It's been a decade since the brief prime of Francisco Liriano. That's the only recent comparison for a Minnesota Twins pitcher with stuff like this. It's only been three starts, and it's ...


  13. That Minnesota Twins godlike defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Twinkie Town

    ... only Mike Trout ). Ervin Santana is pitching so well that we've essentially revived the old Carl Pavano / Francisco Liriano "who's really an ace" argument from 2010. The defense has improved immensely, going from a glaring weakness to the primary ...


  14. What Jose Berrios did Thursday was a rare feat in recent Twins historyRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... right-hander became the youngest big-league pitcher with at least 10 strikeouts since 2006. Not since Francisco Liriano in 2010 had a Twins starter struck out 11 or more without allowing a run. That came at home against the Seattle Mariners on Aug. ...


  15. Terry Ryan leaves voicemail for Derek Falvey regarding Jose BerriosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Twinkie Town

    ... "Back in the 2000s, we had two starting pitchers who would strike a lot of guys out, Johan Santana and Francisco Liriano. It was heartbreaking. Every time a batter would swing and miss, we all winced. Strikeouts cost money. Strikeouts aren't in the ...


  16. Souhan: Berrios quickly changing from a prospect to a pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... out 10 or more since Santana did it Aug. 21, 2016, and the youngest Twin with at least 10 strikeouts since Francisco Liriano in 2006. No Twin has had more strikeouts in a game since Liriano had 12 in 2012. His minor league record this season: 3-0 ...


  17. Francisco Liriano adds to the Toronto Blue Jays' injury woesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 |

    Well, it was only a matter of time before another member of the Toronto Blue Jays found themselves on the disabled list. On May 11, it was announced that left-handed starter Francisco Liriano has been placed on the 10-day DL with shoulder inflammation.


  18. Toronto Blue Jays Place Francisco Liriano on DLRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | Call to the Pen

    After a solid second half of the season with the Toronto Blue Jays last year, left-hander Francisco Liriano seemed poised to take the reigns as the veteran of the Blue Jays rotation. But in seven starts this season, Liriano has been far from consistent, as he currently owns a 6.35 ERA while allowing 7.31 walks per nine innings.


  19. Daily Fantasy Baseball Picks: Rankings, lineup advice for Wednesday, May 10Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... main slate features several high-upside, high-strikeout studs, several of whom have favorable matchups. Francisco Liriano might be the sneakiest play of the day, as the Indians rank just 27th in OPS vs. lefties this year. If you don't want any of ...


  20. Minnesota Twins: Jose Berrios Won't Be Waiting Much LongerRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | Call to the Pen

    ... to make the move and bring him up. Jose Berrios is the youngest Twins pitcher to record a win since Francisco Liriano in 2005. Before that Johan Santana in 2000. Good company. It was an excellent learning experience. Jose Berrios is through four ...