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Sent for MRI on hamstring
Polanco is undergoing an MRI on his left hamstring Friday, Betsy Helfand of the St. Paul Pioneer Pressreports.
Cleared for rehab games
Gallo (hamstring) is beginning a rehab assignment Friday with Triple-A St. Paul, Brandon Warne of Access Twins reports.
Polanco (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Friday versus the Blue Jays.
Absent from lineup versus lefty
Kirilloff is not in the lineup for Friday's contest in Toronto.
Taking seat Friday
Kepler is not in the lineup for Friday's game in Toronto.
Recalled from Triple-A
Winder was recalled from Triple-A St. Paul on Friday, Betsy Helfand of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Headed back to IL
Thielbar was placed on the 15-day injured list Friday with a right oblique strain, Betsy Helfand of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Homers, collects two hits
Correa went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Rays.
Strikes out seven in loss
Ober (3-3) took the loss Thursday, allowing four runs on three hits and two walks over 5.1 innings against Tampa Bay. He struck out seven.
Day-to-day with tight hamstring
Twins manager Rocco Baldelli expressed optimism Thursday that Polanco (hamstring) will avoid the injured list, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports. "He's still, I think, pretty strong in the muscle," said Baldelli. "But he definitely felt something. We're going to have to pay attention to it."
Nursing tight hamstring
Polanco was pulled from Thursday's game versus the Rays with left hamstring tightness, Betsy Helfand of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Exits with apparent leg injury
Polanco left Thursday's game at Tampa Bay in the first inning due to an apparent leg injury while running the bases, Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
In leadoff spot Thursday
Castro is starting at second base and batting leadoff Thursday against the Rays.
Swipes two bags in loss
Taylor entered Wednesday's 2-1 loss to the Rays as a pinch runner in the ninth inning, scoring a run and stealing two bases.
Tagged for walk-off homer
Duran (1-2) took the loss Wednesday as the Twins were downed 2-1 by the Rays, failing to record an out and serving up a game-winning solo home run to Randy Arozarena.
Fans six in quality start
Lopez didn't factor into the decision in Wednesday's 2-1 loss to the Rays, allowing one run on five hits and a walk over seven innings. He struck out six.
Nabs fifth consecutive start
Castro will start in center field and bat eighth in Wednesday's game against the Rays.
Heads to bench Wednesday
Taylor is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rays.
Gets fifth straight start
Solano will start at first base and bat fifth in Wednesday's game against the Rays.
Continues to rotate with Jeffers
Vazquez is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rays.
Back in action Wednesday
Lewis (forehead) will start at third base and bat seventh in Wednesday's game against the Rays.
Extends scoreless streak
Pagan allowed a hit while striking out two over two scoreless innings Tuesday against the Rays.
Promoted to High-A
Lewis has been promoted to High-A Cedar Rapids from Low-A Fort Myers. He had a 2.56 ERA with a 12.7 K/9 in 38.2 innings at Low-A.
Limited to three-inning outings
Raya has a 2.61 ERA and a 20:5 K:BB ratio in 20.2 innings at High-A Cedar Rapids. He's made seven starts, but he's been limited to three-inning outings as the Twins try to manage his workload, MLB.com reports.
Can't hold hot start at Double-A
Lee is hitting .269 with four home runs and a .772 OPS at Double-A Wichita.