Twins Place Kyle Gibson on 10-Day Injured List

Lewis Thorpe Recalled from Triple-A Rochester

September 1st, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed right-handed pitcher Kyle Gibson on the 10-day Injured List with Ulcerative Colitis.

In 28 games (27 starts) for the Twins this season, Gibson has gone 13-6 with a 4.58 ERA (149.1 IP, 76 ER), 146 strikeouts and 45 walks. This marks Gibson’s first trip to the Injured List since 2016.

To replace Gibson on the roster, the Twins have recalled left-handed pitcher Lewis Thorpe from Triple-A Rochester. Thorpe has appeared in six games (1 start) for the Twins this season, going 1-1 with a 4.40 ERA (14.1 IP, 7 ER), three walks and 14 strikeouts.