Jays Sweep Twins, Sept. Call Ups 09 Sep 13

Toronto’s Esmil Rogers and three relievers combined on a five-hit shutout as the Blue Jays blanked the Twins 2-0 at Target Field to complete a three-game sweep.  Minnesota lefty Andrew Albers tossed seven scoreless innings in a no-decision.  Jared Burton fell to 2-and-9 with the loss after allowing both runs in the eighth inning.  Alex Presley had two of the five hits for the Twins, who have lost four in-a-row overall and ten straight at home.  The Twins play a makeup game with the Angels tonight at Target Field as they continue a ten-game homestand. Coverage begins at 6:40pm on 860 AM and SAM 107.3.

 Twins Add Players To Roster

The Twins have promoted seven players from their Class AAA Rochester playoff team to the major leagues.  Infielder Eduardo Escobar, outfielder Chris Parmelee, catcher Eric Fryer, and pitchers Scott Diamond, Michael Tonkin, Cole DeVries and Shairon Martis have all be added to the big league roster.  Meanwhile, Samuel Deduno and Wilkin Ramirez have been placed on the 60-day disabled list, ending their seasons.