Brian Dozier went 3-for-4 with a home run on Saturday.
Trevor May was batted around by the Indians for seven runs on eight hits in just 4 2/3 innings on Saturday.
Aaron Hicks was scratched from Saturday's lineup because of back stiffness.
Twins executive vice president Terry Ryan confirmed Saturday that Tommy Milone (neck) had a cortisone injection at some point in the middle of the week.
Trevor Plouffe delivered a walk-off RBI single in a 5-4 win over the Indians in 10 innings on Friday.
Phil Hughes allowed four runs over seven innings Friday in a no-decision against the Indians.
Oswaldo Arcia (back) went 3-for-4 with a home run, two RBI, and a run scored Friday against the Twins.
Glen Perkins has been shut down for the remainder of the 2014 season due to a left forearm strain and nerve irritation in his left elbow.
Tommy Milone (neck) will do some long-tossing Friday after playing light catch the last couple days.
LaVelle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports that Glen Perkins is dealing with "some nerve irritation and maybe a slight muscle strain" in his left elbow.
Danny Santana went 3-for-5 with a triple, a double, a steal and three runs scored as the Twins topped the Tigers 8-4 on Wednesday.
Glen Perkins will undergo an MRI exam on his left elbow/biceps area on Thursday.
Glen Perkins (neck) won't pitch on Wednesday night.
Eduardo Escobar (shoulder) is not in the Twins' starting lineup Wednesday night versus Detroit.
Kennys Vargas went 3-for-4 with a home run Tuesday, falling just a double short of the cycle, as the Twins came back to edge the Tigers 4-3.