The Twins are moving Trevor May to the bullpen.
Twins activated RHP Ervin Santana from the restricted list.
Brian Dozier went 0-for-5 with a strikeout in Friday's loss to the Royals.
Miguel Sano collected his first major league RBI in Friday's loss to the Royals.
Tommy Milone held the Royals down on Friday, allowing just one run on five hits over six innings.
Twins optioned RHP Alex Meyer to Triple-A Rochester.
Twins activated OF Aaron Hicks from the 15-day disabled list.
Twins placed OF Shane Robinson on the 7-day family emergency list.
Twins manager Paul Molitor said that Dr. Robert Anderson "was a little more concerned" about Ricky Nolasco (ankle) after a visit Thursday.
Twins sent INF Doug Bernier outright to Triple-A Rochester.
Kyle Gibson spun eight scoreless innings in a 2-0 win over the Royals on Thursday.
Glen Perkins tossed a 1-2-3 ninth inning Thursday against the Royals for his 26th save of the season.
Danny Santana went 2-for-4 with an RBI triple in Thursday's win over the Royals.
Miguel Sano went 1-for-4 with an infield single in his major league debut Thursday against the Royals.
Phil Hughes has had his next start pushed back until Monday to allow Ervin Santana to return to the rotation on July 5.