MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins say shortstop Jorge Polanco has been placed on the bereavement list following the death of his grandfather.
The Twins have recalled first baseman Kennys Vargas from Triple-A Rochester to replace Polanco on the 25-man roster.
Vargas appeared in 24 games for the Twins this season, hitting .258 (23-for-89) with five home runs and 19 RBI. He’ll join the team Wednesday night in Seattle.
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