Twins recalled INF Eduardo Nunez from Triple-A Rochester.
Kyle Gibson pitched four-hit ball for eight innings and combined with Anthony Swarzak on a shutout of the Blue Jays on Thursday.
Joe Mauer contributed two hits and scored two runs Thursday against the Blue Jays.
Twins' No. 8 hitter Aaron Hicks went 0-for-4 in Thursday's win, dropping his average to .170.
Jason Bartlett (ankle) is set to begin a rehab assignment on Thursday with High-A Fort Myers.
Eduardo Nunez will be the Twins' 26th man for the second half of Thursday's doubleheader vs. the Blue Jays.
Trevor Plouffe hit his first home run of the year in the ninth inning of Tuesday's loss to the Blue Jays.
Chris Colabello continued his strong April on Tuesday, going 3-for-5 with an RBI in a loss to the Blue Jays.
Phil Hughes allowed four runs on eight hits over five-plus innings against the Blue Jays and was saddled with his first loss in a Twins uniform Tuesday.
Oswaldo Arcia received a cortisone shot in his right wrist Tuesday.
Glen Perkins pitched a scoreless ninth inning to earn his third save of the season, closing out the Twins' 4-3 win over the Royals on Sunday.
Josmil Pinto hit a two-run home run in Sunday's win over the Royals.
Joe Mauer went 2-for-4 with a stolen base in Sunday's win over the Royals.
Kevin Correia allowed three runs over seven-plus innings in taking a no-decision against the Royals on Sunday.
A CT scan has revealed a hairline fracture in Josh Willingham's left wrist.