Vance Worley has been placed on the 7-day disabled list with Triple-A Rochester due to right shoulder inflammation.
Vance Worley threw a five-hit shutout Monday in his first start with Triple-A Rochester.
Twins optioned RHP Vance Worley to Triple-A Rochester.
Vance Worley showed some signs of life Friday, as he limited the Red Sox to one unearned run over six innings as part of a no-decision.
Vance Worley picked up his first win of the year on Saturday night despite allowing five earned runs on 11 hits over 5 1/3 innings against the Orioles.
Vance Worley yielded six earned runs over 4 2/3 innings Tuesday in the Twins' loss to the Tigers.
Vance Worley held the White Sox to one run over seven innings Saturday in a Twins victory.
Vance Worley could start on Tuesday on three days' rest.
Vance Worley was tattooed for nine runs (seven earned) on seven hits and two walks while retiring just three batters in Friday's blowout loss to the Mets.
Vance Worley allowed 10 hits and five runs -- four earned -- in five innings in the Twins' win over the Orioles on Saturday.
Vance Worley will make his next start Saturday against the Orioles.
Vance Worley surrendered three runs and eight hits in six innings Monday in a loss to the Twins.
Vance Worley will start for the Twins on Opening Day -- April 1 -- against the Tigers.
Vance Worley surrendered two earned runs in four innings Monday in the Twins' 6-4 defeat of the Rays.