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Giants vs. Twins, Starting Lineups: Pat Burrell Gets a Start, Joe Mauer Gets a Day Off

The an Francisco Giants have rebounded well from their 9-2 drubbing by the hands of the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, and are looking for a series win Thursday behind two time Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum.

As for the lineups Bill Hall will get the start at second, batting second, while Aaron Rowand gets his second straight start in left field. Pat Burrell hasn’t been in the starting lineup for a while now, but will today in left field, batting sixth.

As for the Twins, catcher Joe Mauer will get the day off behind the plate as Rene Rivera will catch Brian Duensing and bat seventh.

Your San Francisco Giants:

1. Aaron Rowand CF
2. Bill Hall 2B
3. Aubrey Huff 1B
4. Cody Ross RF
5. Pablo Sandoval 3B
6. Pat Burrell LF
7. Miguel Tejada SS
8. Chris Stewart C
9. Tim Lincecum P

Minnesota Twins Lineup:

1. Ben Revere CF
2. Alexi Casilla 2B
3. Michael Cuddyer RF
4. Delmon Young LF
5. Danny Valencia 3B
6. Luke Hughes 1B
7. Rene Rivera C
8. Matt Tolbert SS
9. Brian Duensing P

First pitch is set for 12:45 p.m. with coverage on CSN Bay Area and KNBR 680 AM.