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Fri, 6/18 8:05pm
The Twins placed catcher Mitch Garver (groin) on the 10-day injured list.
Garver underwent surgery on Tuesday night after taking a foul tip to his groin area. He'll be replaced on the big league roster by Ryan Jeffers for now.
Twins catcher Mitch Garver underwent groin surgery following Tuesday's game against the Orioles.
Garver posted the news on his Instagram account. He took a foul tip to the groin during the game and is expected to be sidelined for "a while", though not official timetable was given. Ryan Jeffers, Willians Astudillo, and Ben Rortvedt could all see work behind the plate for Minnesota in the meantime.
Minnesota Twins catcher Mitch Garver went 1-for-3 with a solo homer and a walk in an 8-3 loss to the Royals on Friday.
Garver connected for his eighth homer in the fourth inning off of lefty Kris Bubic. Garver is hitting .227 with 15 runs and 17 RBI across 110 at-bats this season. He's heating up, hitting .400 with two homers in his last seven games.
Minnesota Twins catcher Mitch Garver went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in a 6-3 win over the Angels in Game 2 of a Thursday doubleheader.
Garver struck out in his other three at-bats. The veteran catcher is hitting .200 with seven homers, 11 runs, and 14 RBI over 95 at-bats. He has a .262 average and five homers over his past 14 games.
Mitch Garver (knee) is not starting Game 1 of Thursday's doubleheader against the Angels.
Garver is out of the lineup for the third consecutive game, and it's not yet clear if he'll be available for the nightcap on Thursday. Willians Astudillo is the starting catcher for Game 1.