Trevor Plouffe's MRI revealed that he is suffering from a strained intercostal and a strained left oblique.
Trevor Plouffe has been diagnosed with a left oblique strain.
Trevor Plouffe left Tuesday's game against the Royals with an apparent side injury.
Trevor Plouffe hit his 10th home run of the season in a win over the White Sox on Thursday.
Trevor Plouffe homered for the second consecutive game on Saturday, but it wasn't enough to lead the Twins to victory over the Blue Jays in Toronto.
Trevor Plouffe homered, drew a walk, and drove in two runs in Friday’s loss to the Blue Jays.
Trevor Plouffe went 3-for-5 with three RBI and a run scored in the Twins' win on Wednesday.
Trevor Plouffe is not in the Twins' lineup Saturday against the Royals.
Trevor Plouffe (rib) will start at third base in his return from the disabled list Monday against the Astros.
Twins activated INF Trevor Plouffe from the 15-day disabled list.
Trevor Plouffe (rib) is due to be activated from the disabled list on Monday.
Trevor Plouffe (rib) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Rochester on Monday.
Trevor Plouffe (rib) will participate in live batting practice on Friday.
Trevor Plouffe (rib) hopes to begin a minor league rehab assignment by the end of this week.