Mauer remains day to day with knee injury
Twins catcher Joe Mauer is out of the starting lineup because of
his sore left knee and remains day to day.
Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire gave no indication that the
injury could be more serious.
Mauer injured himself swinging in the sixth inning Sunday and
left the game against Oakland. The reigning AL MVP sat out the
start of Monday night’s game against Cleveland.
The Twins began the day with a magic number of four to clinch
the AL Central.
Twins outfielder Jason Kubel took batting practice, but was not
in the lineup because of a wrist injury. Outfielder Denard Span
returned after missing the last three games with shoulder