Start of Mariners-Twins delayed by rain

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Twins and Mariners opened Friday night's game (7:10 CT) in a rain delay, but were aiming for a 7:45 start.

It's the 14th weather delay at Target Field this season. The Twins saw Wednesday's game against the Tigers postponed due to rain and lost both games of a doubleheader on Thursday.

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