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Eduardo Nunez

Twins' Sano out with tight hamstring

Miguel Sano was in the Twins' lineup at third base for Friday night's game with Houston. Then manager Paul Molitor talked with the rookie slugger, and now he's got the night off. Sano revealed that he's experiencing tightness in his right hamstring, and while he believes he can play anyway, his manager is leery of risking Sano's health. "You don't want to risk any long-term setbacks," Molitor said of his decision to scratch Sano and play Eduardo Nunez at third base instead. "Sometimes you have to protect the player." That's his reasoning with Joe Mauer, too, especially with a tough left-hander Houston's Scott Kazmir on the...

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