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Twins Place Jason Castro on 7-Day Disabled List; Recall Zack Granite

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed catcher Jason Castro on the 7-day concussion disabled list. To replace Castro on the 25-man roster the Twins have recalled outfielder Zack Granite from Triple-A Rochester.

Castro, who left last night's game with concussion symptoms in the sixth inning, is hitting .229 (68-for-297) with 21 doubles, seven home runs and 36 RBI. Castro had started 86 of the Twins 126 games behind the plate.

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed catcher Jason Castro on the 7-day concussion disabled list. To replace Castro on the 25-man roster the Twins have recalled outfielder Zack Granite from Triple-A Rochester.

Castro, who left last night's game with concussion symptoms in the sixth inning, is hitting .229 (68-for-297) with 21 doubles, seven home runs and 36 RBI. Castro had started 86 of the Twins 126 games behind the plate.

Granite, 24, has hit .340 (103-for-303) with 17 doubles, five triples, five home runs and 30 RBI in 76 games for Triple-A Rochester this season. The left-handed hitting outfielder previously appeared for the Twins hitting .250 (16-for-64) with two doubles and seven RBI in 19 games from July 8 to August 4.

 

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