Hector Santiago will not be available to pitch in Puerto Rico's showdown with the United States in Wednesday's World Baseball Classic final.
Hector Santiago drew the start and fired a scoreless first inning Wednesday in Puerto Rico’s loss to the Giants.
Hector Santiago bounced back from an ugly spring debut to strike out five in 2 2/3 scoreless innings against the Nationals on Sunday.
Hector Santiago surrendered five runs and two homers in one-plus innings Tuesday against the Rays.
Twins and LHP Hector Santiago avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $8 million contract.
Hector Santiago finished his season in style Saturday, hold the White Sox scoreless over 6 1/3 innings in a 6-0 Twins victory.
Hector Santiago gave up six runs over 5 1/3 innings in a loss to the Tigers on Tuesday.
Hector Santiago pitched 5 2/3 innings and allowed one run Thursday in a win over the Tigers.
Hector Santiago went seven innings while allowing just one run but had to settle for a no-decision as the Twins finally won 2-1 in twelve innings on Saturday.
Hector Santiago turned in a quality start on Saturday, tossing six innings of three run baseball to earn a victory as the Twins nuked the White Sox 11-3.
Hector Santiago walked four but gutted through 6 1/3 shutout innings in Monday's extra-innings loss to the Indians.
Hector Santiago revealed Saturday that his left thumb has been bothering him for nearly two months.
Hector Santiago (thumb) will start on Monday against the Indians.
Hector Santiago (thumb) is expected to return to the Twins' rotation next Wednesday in Cleveland.