"He came in today actually saying that he thinks he's OK," manager Ron Gardenhire said. "But the trainers wanted to give him a day here and see how he's doing tomorrow, and then we have a day off after that. So we'll let the trainers dictate what we can do here."
With Arcia out, Aaron Hicks made the start in right field. Arcia, 23, is hitting .231/.304/.456 with 18 homers, 15 doubles, three triples and 52 RBIs in 93 games this season.
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