Twins shortstop Eduardo Escobar is not in the lineup for Game 2 of Saturday's doubleheader with the Angels, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. Eduardo Nunez will take over at shortstop in place of Escobar, who went 0-for-5 with three strikeouts in the Twins' Game 1 loss.
Twins shortstop Eduardo Escobar isn't in the starting lineup for Sunday's game. Replacing him at short is Eduardo Nunez, who gets his 18th start of the year and third in the last five games.
Twins second baseman Brian Dozier is not in the team's lineup against the Angels on Thursday. Dozier will be replaced by Eduardo Nunez, who will hit out of the second spot in the lineup.
Twins shortstop Eduardo Nunez went 3 for 4 in Tuesday's win over Cincinnati. Nunez doubled, his twelfth of the year, scored twice, and drove in his 11th run. Nunez snapped a three-game hitless stretch with the outburst.
Twins shortstop Eduardo Nunez went 2 for 4 at the plate with two RBI to help send the Twins to a 13-2 win over the White Sox on Monday. His biggest hit came in the fourth inning when he hit a two-run home run off John Danks for his second home run of the season. Over his last six games, Nunez is hitting .300 with one home run and four RBI.