Phil Hughes has been diagnosed with a compression fracture above his left knee and will miss the next 6-8 weeks.
Phil Hughes (knee) was seen walking on crutches in the Twins clubhouse on Saturday.
Twins placed RHP Phil Hughes on the 15-day disabled list with a left knee contusion.
Phil Hughes left Thursday's game against the Marlins after taking a line drive off his left knee.
Phil Hughes allowed four runs over four innings in a spot start Thursday against the Rays.
Phil Hughes will make a spot start for the Twins on Thursday night against the Rays.
Phil Hughes has been moved to the bullpen.
Phil Hughes gave up four earned runs on nine hits and three walks in just 4 2/3 innings in Saturday’s win over the Mariners.
Phil Hughes allowed three earned runs over six innings Sunday in a loss to the Blue Jays.
Phil Hughes pitched well but had to settle for a no-decision Tuesday, yielding one run over 6 1/3 innings in a loss to the Tigers.
Twins manager Paul Molitor said Tuesday night that Phil Hughes has been battling "shoulder fatigue."
Phil Hughes was hammered for five earned runs in four innings Wednesday as the Twins fell to the Orioles.
Phil Hughes was tagged for six runs in two innings by the Astros on Wednesday.
Phil Hughes struggled in a losing effort against the Tigers on Friday, surrendering four runs on seven hits over his five frames.