The Twins begin a 3-game series at Pittsburgh Tuesday night at 6:05, pregame on WJON at 5:35.  Lefthander Scott Diamond (5-2) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and righthander Kevin Correia (2-6) toes the rubber for the Pirates.  The Twins are 26-39 and trail the White Sox by 8 games for first place in the American League Central.

Pittsburgh is 34-31 and is just 3 1/2 games back of Cincinnati for first place in the National League Central.