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Updated: August 12th, 2010 12:38pm
Twins recall Jeff Manship, place Jose Mijares (knee) on DL

Twins recall Jeff Manship, place Jose Mijares (knee) on DL

by Phil Mackey
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Due to a rash of injuries on Wednesday night, the Twins are forced to play musical chairs with the roster once again. RHP Jeff Manship has been recalled from Class-AAA Rochester, and LHP Jose Mijares, who left Wednesday night's 6-1 loss with a knee injury, was placed on the 15-day disabled list.

Update: Mijares' injury was officially diagnosed as a sprained right knee. He will undergo an MRI on Friday, according to

RHP Jon Rauch (foot) and shortstop J.J. Hardy (wrist) are also battling injuries, and both are likely unavailable for Thursday's series finale with the White Sox.

Phil Mackey is a columnist for He co-hosts "Mackey & Judd" from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays on 1500 ESPN Twin Cities.
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