Twins general manager Terry Ryan said Tuesday that he sees Trevor Plouffe as only a third baseman.
Twins general manager Terry Ryan said Tuesday that Brian Dozier will undergo an MRI on his hip.
Miguel Sano announced Sunday that he'll play for Estrellas in the Dominican Winter League beginning in November.
Byron Buxton went 0-for-4 with a pair of strikeouts in Sunday's loss to the Royals.
Making his first start since May 31, Ricky Nolasco surrendered five runs on four hits over 2 2/3 innings in a loss to the Royals on Sunday.
Phil Hughes has been diagnosed with pneumonia.
Brian Dozier is absent from the Twins' lineup Sunday.
Joe Mauer is not in the Twins' lineup Sunday.
Torii Hunter is absent from the Twins' lineup Sunday.
Eddie Rosario is absent from the Twins' lineup Sunday.
Aaron Hicks is not in the Twins' lineup Sunday.
Ricky Nolasco will start Sunday's season finale against the Royals.
Brian Dozier went 1-for-4 and plated the Twins lone run as they dropped a critical decision to the Royals on Saturday in Minnesota.
Tommy Milone pitched well in a no-decision against the Royals on Saturday, surrendering just one run on six hits over his six frames.
Torii Hunter isn't expected to make a decision on his playing future until November.