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Twins place Trevor Plouffe on disabled list

Recall Kennys Vargas from Triple-A Rochester

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed third baseman Trevor Plouffe on the 15-day disabled list (retro to July 2) with a fractured left rib, an injury he suffered in the eighth inning June 29 at Chicago.

To replace Plouffe on the 25-man roster the Twins have recalled infielder Kennys Vargas from Triple-A Rochester. Vargas hit .235 (67-for-285) with 13 doubles, one triple, 14 home runs and 53 RBI in 82 games for the Red Wings this season. 

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed third baseman Trevor Plouffe on the 15-day disabled list (retro to July 2) with a fractured left rib, an injury he suffered in the eighth inning June 29 at Chicago.

To replace Plouffe on the 25-man roster the Twins have recalled infielder Kennys Vargas from Triple-A Rochester. Vargas hit .235 (67-for-285) with 13 doubles, one triple, 14 home runs and 53 RBI in 82 games for the Red Wings this season. 

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