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Parmelee went 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBI in the Twins' win over Detroit on Wednesday. According to LaVelle Neal III of the Minneapolis Star Tribune
, Parmelee entered Wednesday's game ranked fourth in the American League in pitches per plate appearance.
Hicks went 1-for-4 with a triple and a run scored in Wednesday's win over Detroit.
Diamond struck out three and walked one while giving up two runs on four hits over six innings against the Tigers on Wednesday to earn his second win of the season.
Perez told the Twins he will not opt out of his minor-league contract May 1, the St. Paul Pioneer Press
reports. He'll continue to rehab his shoulder after offseason surgery with the goal of joining Triple-A Rochester sometime in May.
Deduno (groin) threw 70 pitches and four innings in an extended spring training game Tuesday, the Minneapolis Star Tribune
Ramirez started in center field and went 2-for-3 with a walk in Tuesday's loss to Detroit.
Mauer went 1-for-4 with two strikeouts Tuesday against the Tigers.
Worley gave up six earned runs on 10 hits and a walk in 4.2 innings Tuesday while recording just one strikeout against the Tigers for his fourth loss of the season.
Colabello has been performing well to start the season for Triple-A Rochester, hitting .302 with six home runs and 19 RBI in 26 games for the Red Wings.
Benson has 28 strikeouts in 83 at-bats for Triple-A Rochester to begin the season.