AL Central Standings
- The Twins optioned Trevor Plouffe to Triple-A Rochester, and called up Brian Dinkleman.
- The White Sox plan to focus on college pitching in the upcoming draft.
- As noted earlier, Royals prospect John Lamb will undergo Tommy John surgery.
- In other injury news, Magglio Ordonez is set to begin rehab, and Travis Hafner is close to resuming baseball activities.
- Nick's Twins Blog thinks the Twins should give Trevor Plouffe a chance. As noted above, Plouffe was optioned to Triple-A Rochester.