Twins option Hendriks to Rochester

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced after today’s game that they have optioned right-handed pitcher Liam Hendriks to Triple-A Rochester.  In four starts with the Twins this season, Hendriks was 0-2, 9.00 (18.0 ip, 18 er), allowing 30 hits with four walks and nine strikeouts.

To replace Hendriks on the 25-man roster, the Twins announced last night that left-handed pitcher Scott Diamond will be recalled from Rochester prior to tomorrow night’s game vs. the Angels at Target Field.