Forsythe is not in the lineup for the first game of Friday's doubleheader against the White Sox. Forsythe will take a seat after going 1-for-4 with a walk and two runs scored during Thursday's victory over Detroit. In his place, Gregorio Petit will man the keystone and bat ninth.
Forsythe (knee) is back in the lineup Tuesday against the Tigers. Forsythe missed the entirety of the Twins' weekend series in Oakland due to left knee inflammation. That time off plus Monday's off day was enough rest for him to return to the lineup. He'll bat seventh and play second base.
Forsythe (knee) is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Athletics. Forsythe continues to battle the left knee issue and will miss his third straight game. Gregorio Petit will start at second base and bat ninth, as Forsythe will now have Monday's scheduled off-day assist in his recovery.
Forsythe (knee) isn't in Saturday's starting lineup against the Athletics, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports. Forsythe will miss his second straight game due to left knee inflammation. The issue isn't expected to be serious, so he should return to the starting nine before the season ends.
Forsythe was held out of Friday's game against Oakland due to a left knee issue, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. Forsythe's knee "was not functioning correctly" when he woke up Friday, Twins manager Paul Molitor stated. Forsythe is reportedly battling some inflammation, but the issue isn't believed to be serious, per Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The 31-year-old second baseman will be considered day-to-day moving forward.
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