Twins place Mastroianni on disabled list
The Minnesota Twins have placed outfielder Darin Mastroianni on
the 15-day disabled list with a stress reaction in his left
Mastroianni injured his ankle on Monday night against the Los
Angeles Angels and was a late scratch on Tuesday when he couldn’t
run on it. He left Target Field in a walking boot and will be
replaced on the roster by outfielder Oswaldo Arcia.
Arcia was sent to Triple-A Rochester on Tuesday after a one-game
call-up in place of Wilkin Ramirez, who was on paternity leave.
Ramirez suffered a back contusion on Tuesday when he was hit by a
pickoff attempt, leaving the Twins a little thin in the
Rookie center fielder Aaron Hicks is batting .044 and slugger
Josh Willingham has missed two straight games with an illness.