Trevor Plouffe (intercostal) is optimistic about returning when he's eligible on May 3.
Twins placed 3B Trevor Plouffe on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 18, with a right intercostal strain.
Trevor Plouffe (intercostal) is expected to be placed on the 15-day disabled list prior to Tuesday's game.
The Twins will make a decision on a possible disabled list stint for Trevor Plouffe (intercostal) by Wednesday.
Trevor Plouffe (intercostal) is out of Monday's lineup against the Brewers.
Trevor Plouffe said Sunday that he hopes not to miss more than a couple of games with his intercostal strain.
Trevor Plouffe has been diagnosed with a right intercostal strain and is listed as day-to-day.
Trevor Plouffe was forced to leave Sunday's game against the Angels with an apparent injury.
Trevor Plouffe led the Twins with three hits including a solo home run Saturday in a win over the Angels.
Trevor Plouffe is not in the Twins' lineup for Sunday's game against the Royals.
Trevor Plouffe went 1-for-4 with his first home run of the season on Wednesday night against the Orioles.
Trevor Plouffe hit a pair of homers and singled Friday versus the Rays.
Trevor Plouffe had a three-run homer, an RBI single and a walk Sunday in the Twins' 14-5 rout of the Orioles.
The Twins did not discuss a long-term deal with Trevor Plouffe during the arbitration process.