Twins recall Jeff Manship, option Trevor Plouffe to Rochester
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Shortstop Trevor Plouffe has been optioned back to Rochester, according to the Pioneer Press.
Manship has pitched in two games for the Twins this season, allowing two earned runs in 7 1/3 innings. He struck out six and walked one. At Rochester, Manship has posted a 4.43 ERA with 51 strikeouts and 15 walks in 65 innings.
Plouffe was hitting .130/.125/.174 in 26 plate appearances with the Twins.
The Twins used five relief pitchers in last night's game after Nick Blackburn was unable to pitch out of the second inning.