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Francisco Liriano struggles, leaves early

Updated: May 11, 2011, 12:39 PM ET
By Eric Karabell

Minnesota Twins left-hander Francisco Liriano didn't fare so well Tuesday in his first outing after his no-hitter, allowing three hits, three walks and four runs in three innings. Liriano has been suffering from the flu and was slated to start Monday, but let this be a reminder that a no-hitter doesn't cure all and can often lead to the overrating of pitchers. Liriano should be owned, but he remains risky.

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