• Milone will join Triple-A Rochester on Saturday. Antony didn't say when Milone would make his first start with Rochester.
• On this day in 1986, the Twins' Bert Blyleven became the third pitcher to join the 3,000 strikeout club in a game against Oakland. That evening, Blyleven fanned 15, which tied a club single-game record that was later eclipsed by Johan Santana, who struck out 17 against the Rangers on Aug. 18, 2007.
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