#MNTwins announce they tendered contracts to Brian Duensing, Anthony Swarzak and Trevor Plouffe. No non-tenders.
No Plouffe in today's lineup, no word on status yet. Carroll leading off and playing 3B
St. Paul Pioneer Press "Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe remained with the team and was scheduled to undergo a full-impact test before Thursday's game at Comerica Park. Plouffe, placed Wednesday on the seven-day concussion disabled list, was admittedly groggy after taking a Dan Uggla knee to the back of the head on..." May 24
Minneapolis Star Tribune "Chris Colabello's baseball journey from independent baseball has reached the major leagues. The Twins have added Colabello, veteran of seven seasons in the Can-Am League, to their roster for Wednesday's game with the Braves, calling him up from Class AAA Rochester to replace Trevor Plouffe, who..." May 22
St. Paul Pioneer Press "The Twins lost another game they should have won Tuesday night. Now they must hope they didn't lose their starting third baseman in the process. A scary moment came in the top of the 10th inning of Minnesota's 5-4 loss to the Atlanta Braves, when Trevor Plouffe was injured trying to break up..." May 22
St. Paul Pioneer Press "Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe has been placed on the seven-day disabled list after showing concussion symptoms following a collision at second base late in Tuesday night's loss. Plouffe was examined by a doctor at Turner Field, but has yet to undergo a full impact test. That will happen in..." May 22
Minneapolis Star Tribune "See the bruise on Trevor Plouffe’s biceps? Badge of honor. The soreness in his ribs? A sign of respect. The Twins third baseman is getting a little recognition, a sort-of tribute, from opposing pitchers these days. And it hurts a little bit. “They think of him as a power hitter,” manager Ron..." April 11
Trevor Plouffe (calf) is expected to return tomorrow in a Minor League game.
Twins GM Terry Ryan said Trevor Plouffe's MRI results came back "favorable." Doesn't think he'll be out more than a week.