Twins put slugger Nelson Cruz on 10-day injured list

Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
Twins put slugger Nelson Cruz on 10-day injured list
Twins put slugger Nelson Cruz on 10-day injured list

SEATTLE — Minnesota Twins slugger Nelson Cruz was disappointed he won't get a chance to play against one of his former teams. Taking care of his strained left wrist was a bigger priority than trying to hit another home run in Seattle. The Twins placed Cruz on the 10-day injured list Friday with a balky wrist that was showing improvement but not enough to avoid sidelining the slugger. The move was retroactive to last Tuesday and came after Cruz missed four straight games. The expectation is Cruz should be ready to go when the 10 days expire and he's likely to rejoin the lineup May 24 when Minnesota returns home to host the Chicago White Sox. "It's tough, regardless of where you're playing. But

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