Willingham hits DL with torn meniscus
July 2, 2013
New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota Twins slugger Josh Willingham has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a torn meniscus in his left knee.
The Twins announced the move on Tuesday, one day after Willingham was scratched after feeling discomfort in his knee during pregame warmups. The Twins say he also has a bone bruise on the knee.
Willingham has struggled this season coming off of a career year last year. He is hitting .224 with 10 homers and 37 RBIs. The injury depletes an already thin Twins outfield and left them with few options.
The Twins were hoping to let Aaron Hicks get some extended at_bats at Triple-A Rochester during a rehab assignment. Instead, he's been recalled after hitting .190 in six games.
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
14-8 L22, 28-15 Run, +4,275 TY
23-10 Run, 31-8 G-Plays, +3,918
29-14 L43 G-Plays, +4,218 TY
17-7, +1,461 L24 Guarantees
9-4 +540 Last 3 Days, +2,784 TY
9-2, +726 Last 11 G-Plays
7-1 L8 Picks, 13-6 L19 Totals
14-3 L17 G-Plays, 25-13 L38 Picks
9-4, +693 Last 13 Guarantees
7-3 +363 L3 Days, 13-5 L18 Totals
4-1 Last 5 MLB Guarantees
5-2 L7, 11-4 L15 Over/Unders
11-3, +815 Last 14 G-Plays
4-1 L5 Picks, 14-6 L20 Guarantees
3-1 L4 Guarantees, 5-0 L5 Totals
3-0 L3 G-Plays, 5-0 L2 Days
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!